Natural Homemade Mosquito Repellent

Mosquitoes breed during rainy and winter seasons. Chemical based repellents can drive them away temporarily but they are harmful for humans. Inhaling them can cause breathing problems, lung disorders in long term. Natural Homemade Mosquito Repellent is the best solution. Also, few herbs/plants grown inside house … Read more

Medicinal Usage & Health Benefits of Long Pepper

Long pepper (Piper longum, Pippali, Indian long pepper) is dried and used as a spice. Black, green and white pepper are found and the very word ‘Pepper‘ is derived from word ‘Pippali‘ used in South India. Another species of long pepper, Piper retrofractum, is native to … Read more

Ardha Matsyendrasana Benefits and Precautions

Ardha Matsyendrasana (Sanskrit: अर्धमत्स्येन्द्रासन), Half Lord of the Fishes Pose, Half Spinal Twist Pose or Vakrasana is an asana that usually appears as a seated spinal twist with many variations, and is one of the twelve basic asanas in many systems of Hatha Yoga. This asana … Read more

Uttarashada Nakshatra born characteristics and features

Uttarashadha 26-40′ Sagittarius to 10-00′ Capricorn Names start with : bay, bO, ja, jae General Characteristics: A quest for the spiritual unknown, total involvement in any task and penetrate deeply into some aspect of knowledge. Obedient, learned in the rules of virtue, grateful, many friends, return … Read more

Poorvashada Nakshatra born characteristics and features

Poorvashada 13-20′ to 26-40′ Sagittarius Names start with : bhoo, dhaa, bhaa, Da General Characteristics : Agreeable spouse, a proud nature, strong attachment to friends. Translation : The undefeated or unsubdued. Symbol : A fan or a winnowing basket (used to separate grain from its husk), … Read more

Supta Vajrasana (Reclined Thunderbolt Pose), procedure and benefits

In Sanskrit, supta (सुप्त) means ‘reclined‘, Vajra means ‘thunderbolt‘ and asana means ‘posture’. This is mainly useful in improving the digestive system and boosting our stamina. Although there are 14 variations in this supta vajrasana, practicing one and mastering it is enough to tone your body. … Read more

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