Yoga-A discipline of Self Realization

Yoga is a Spiritual Journey of Self Realization. Derived from the Sanskrit word "yuj", Yoga means union of the individual consciousness or soul with the Universal Consciousness or Spirit. Yoga is a 5000-year-old Indian body of knowledge.Though many think of yoga only as a physical exercise where people twist, turn, stretch, and breathe in the most … Continue reading Yoga-A discipline of Self Realization

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Varanasi: The Start of Your Spiritual Journey

The spiritual capital of India, it is the holiest of the seven sacred cities (Sapta Puri) in Hinduism and Jainism.Buddha is believed to have founded Buddhism here around 528 BC when he gave his first sermon, "The Setting in Motion of the Wheel of Dharma", at nearby Sarnath. The city's religious importance continued to grow … Continue reading Varanasi: The Start of Your Spiritual Journey

THE RAJPUT QUEEN WHO DEFIED AKBAR

Many people would know about the story of Rani Padmini/Padmavati who committed Jauhar(self-immolation) in order to save her honor. But few people know about the bravery and never give up spirit of the 16th century Empress who not only challenged authority of the Mughals but Defeated the Muzaffarid dynasty ruler  Baz Bahadur , who reigned over … Continue reading THE RAJPUT QUEEN WHO DEFIED AKBAR

VIJAYNAGAR EMPIRE AND ITS GREATEST KING

The Vijayanagar empire emerged in fourteenth century India and lasted a fairly remarkable three hundred years. It was a formidable Hindu kingdom which ruled Andhra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and parts of Kerala in southern India. It also governed the territories of Mysore, Trichinopally, Kanara, Pondicherry, Chingalpet and Kanchivaram. To its south was the Zamorin of … Continue reading VIJAYNAGAR EMPIRE AND ITS GREATEST KING

Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj: The Napoleon of India

  "States fall, empires break up, dynasties become extinct, but the memory of a true ‘hero as King’ like Shivaji remains an imperishable historical legacy for an entire human race." One of the most progressive and sensible rulers in the history of our country was Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The tales of his valor are countless … Continue reading Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj: The Napoleon of India