Exploring Taboos | Understanding the Boundaries of Acceptable Behavior

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Taboo is defined as something that’s considered forbidden or prohibited in a particular culture or society -a set of unwritten rules that everyone seems to know about, but nobody wants to talk about. It could be a behavior, action, or even a topic of discussion that’s considered socially unacceptable or even morally reprehensible.  Taboos can vary widely depending on the culture or region you’re in, and they can be based on religious, social, or moral beliefs. Sometimes they can also be restrictive and limit personal freedom and expression. Although certain taboos are enforced by law, others are merely regarded as…

Small Steps, Big Rewards: 10 Life Transforming Habits Worth Developing

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In today’s fast-paced and demanding society, achieving a balanced and fulfilling life is a common goal for many people. However, with numerous responsibilities and commitments, it can be challenging for them to realize such objective since it requires a consistent and disciplined approach to their daily regime. In fact, by developing healthy rountines, you can significantly enhance their mental and physical well-being, leading to greater productivity and success in different areas of life. In this article, we are going to explore 10 basic yet impactful habits that have the potential to transform your life. By incorporating them into your daily…

Ancient Legends About How The Earth & Humankind Was Created

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Have you ever wondered how the world came to be, according to ancient legends? You’re not alone, though. People have been fascinated by the mystery of how the Earth came into being since the dawn of human civilization! For centuries, people have pondered the origins of our planet. Different cultures and societies have created their own myths and legends about the creation of the world, frequently combining supernatural and natural elements to answer this fundamental question. These ancient stories have been passed down through generations and continue to pique our interest in the origins of our planet. Ancient legends about…

Understanding Ayurveda’s Perspective of Sattvic, Rajasic, and Tamasic Food

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We have often heard that “health is wealth” which emphasizes the importance of prioritizing our physical and mental well-being, regardless of how financially prosperous we may be.  A crucial factor in maintaining good health is the food we consume. To lead a healthy and fulfilling life, it is essential to give careful consideration to our diet.  Traditional Indian medical (Ayurveda) scriptures offer valuable guidance on the kinds of food that are most beneficial for our bodies. What is Ayurveda? Ayurveda has been showing us the path to living a healthy and beautiful life for thousands of years.  In ancient India,…

[Story] The Dishonest Merchant

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A long time ago there lived a shopkeeper in Istanbul, Turkey. This merchant went on a long pilgrimage to Mecca once and because of that he gained the reputation of a very pious and honest man so everybody in Istanbul trusted him. One day, a poor peasant came to the capital city, looking to work hard for a year in order to make some money to take it back to his village. Hearing about this highly regarded merchant, the peasant came to his shop and said: – Good day shopkeeper. Your fame of being fair and honest precedes you. That…

What Are The Meridians And How Do They Work?

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By now, everyone has heard of Traditional Chinese Medicine (“TCM”). Not only that, if you lived in a metropolitan area, you probably know someone who has benefited from TCM; and maybe, that someone is you.  But did you know the diagnosis and treatments in TCM has everything to do with the human body’s meridian system?   Now, that’s the lesser known part of how the TCM works. Don’t let unfamiliar words fool you though, the concept is rather simple.  So, how does the meridian system work? There is a simple answer to that, but it’s best to have some basic understanding…

[Story] Jesus Is Coming For Dinner

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Elisabeth took another look at the envelope she just got in the mailbox. It was a very unusual one, there was no stamp, no postmark, only her name and address. Inside was a beautifully handwritten letter. It was spreading a faint warm light and she thought she could hear uplifting music while she was holding the paper. She read the letter one more time…  “Dear Elisabeth,  I’m going to be in your neighborhood Saturday afternoon and I’d like to stop by for a visit.  Love Always, Jesus”  Her hands were shaking as she placed the letter on the table.  –…

[Story] The Cracked Pot

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Listen to the beautiful story if you are on a move or read it down below A long long time ago there was an elderly Christian woman. She lived in a small village in the french countryside. She used to carry water from a stream near the forest to her house in two large clay pots, each hanging on the ends of a pole which she carried across her neck. One of the pots had a crack in it while the other pot was perfect and always delivered a full portion of water. At the end of the long walks…

Why Atheism is Dangerous for Humanity?

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What is Atheism? In very simple terms, atheism is the belief that there is no God or Gods. Britannica defines atheism as a denial of God or of the Gods, and if religion is defined in terms of belief in spiritual beings, then atheism is the rejection of all religious beliefs. A good look at religion reveals that it is a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, frequently involving devotional and ritual observances as well as a moral code. Atheism, on the other hand, is the rejection of a God or Gods. It is…

10 Interesting Facts About Mohenjo-Daro: A Sneak Peek Into The Lost City!

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Mohenjo-Daro is the lost city of the Indus Valley Civilization, with a history that fascinates archeologists like no other. Here are the 10 interesting facts about Mohenjo-Daro, an ancient and iconic city that thrived during the Indus Valley Civilization. The lost city of Mohenjo-Daro was a part of the Indus Valley Civilization and is located in the Sindh Province of Pakistan, specifically in the district of Larkana City (Sindh). Built around 2500 BCE, it was the largest settlement of the historic Indus Valley Civilization and was also one of the world’s earliest cities. However, as one continues to explore the…