Waking the Dead

An experience of therapy is akin to that of waking the dead. We have known of narratives where in, scientists have experimented by inducing death like state in humans or there are people who were supposed to claim to have been dead yet wake up quite suddenly. As...

Raga Music for the emotionally disturbed

The ancient raga system of India is well-known for centuries for its emotional content and impact. The ragas have been selectively used along with appropriate rhythms and beats to address the turbulent minds and to balance the emotional upheavals during unbearable...

Happy Feet Healthy Body

What it is NOT• Reflexology is not massage and a ‘feel good’ therapy. One must be prepared to deal with the pain that occurs when the reflex points are pressed.• Though reflex points indicate ailing organs/ body parts, it does not provide complete...

Rest, Relax, Rejuvenate

Watch a bird bathing in a puddle-fluffing its feathers joyously, scrubbing its belly gently with the tip of its beak-and you realize that man is not the only taker for instant rejuvenation. However, thanks to his privileged position in the biological chain, he can...

Ayurveda: Ageless Remedies

His gentle, child-like face somehow assures one of healing and recovery. The doctor tells me the trees around the clinic bear flowers and fruits throughout the year. Strange but...