Archives / 2013 / March

Surya Namaskar or sun salutation poses asanas and breathing chart

Surya Namaskar: The Sacred Salutation in Yoga

“The rhythm of the body, the melody of the mind & the harmony of the soul create the symphony of life,” reads BKS Iyengar’s quote on Yoga, the founder of Iyengar Yoga and recognised as one of the foremost yoga teachers in the world. Yoga, an ancient Indian spiritual science for more than 5000 years, has been known to nourish and heal the mind, body and spirit. The literal meaning o... »

13-Year Old Replicates Fibonacci Sequence to Harness Solar Power

13-Year Old Replicates Fibonacci Sequence to Harness Solar Power

The future of our planet lies in the hands of our children and when a 13-year old boy, Aidan Dwyer, uncovers the mystery of how trees get enough of sunlight in a crowded forest and applies it to solar energy you know that all is not lost. On a trek through the forest Aidan, from Long Island, New York, pondered on how all the leaves get enough of sunlight and figured out that trees spiral up using ... »

Graham Hancock’s TED Talk ~ the War on Consciousness

Graham Hancock’s TED Talk ~ the War on Consciousness

I have been an avid fan of TED talks and we have even featured a few TED videos on this site. TED itself has definitely helped in spreading a lot of knowledge and showcasing some awesome people. But when TED pulls down content and doesn’t offer a good enough reason as to why, you have to be a little curious. Graham Hancock’s talk on, ‘the War on Consciousness’ at TEDx Whitechapel was pulled ... »

Blue beetle

Nature’s Crusaders

We lived in a place where we would wake up to the call of a cuckoo or the Kingfisher announced its arrival every morning at the same time. Living in the midst of the nature gave us the opportunity to not only observe the different creatures but understand their behavioral patterns, growth cycles, their ways of communication, and even their favorite spots around the garden. It was a stimulating and... »

Ana Suromai visionary art by amanda sage

‘Lifting the Skirt’ with Amanda Sage’s Art

‘Empowering’ was the first word that popped in my head when I went into/entered the visionary world of artist Amanda Sage. Based in Los Angeles, Amanda aims to create portals that open to the infinite possibilities of being and expressing, to help remember and re-discover who we really are, where we originate from and where we are headed. One of the main reason I love visionary art is because of t... »