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Atharva Veda – The Veda of Magical Formulas

By |2019-12-19T00:41:18+03:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Atharva Veda is the "knowledge storehouse of atharvāṇas, the procedures for everyday life". The text is the fourth Veda but has been a late addition to the Vedic scriptures of Hinduism. The Atharva Veda is composed in Vedic Sanskrit, and it is a collection [...]

Healing Properties and Uses of Rose Quartz Crystal

By |2018-10-19T17:26:14+03:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Rose quartz is a type of quartz that gets its pink color from microscopic inclusions of aligned silicate mineral fibers. The color can range from almost white to a beautiful, deep pinkish-red. Rose quartz tends to be smoky or translucent, rather than transparent. It is [...]

Raja Yoga: The Highest State of Yoga Practice

By |2018-08-10T23:13:57+03:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In Sanskrit texts, Raja yoga refers to the goal of yoga (which is usually samadhi) and not a method of attaining it. The term also became a modern retronym, when in the 19th-century Swami Vivekananda equated raja yoga with the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. Since [...]

History and Origin of Chinese Feng Shui

By |2019-12-17T02:42:28+03:00August 11th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Feng shui is also known as 'Kanyu' which is the art of placing and situating a building so that it is in harmony with its surroundings. According to feng shui, cultural and social issues are influenced by natural, metaphysical and cosmological factors. To use feng [...]