Aptly called the ‘king of Asiatic fruits’, it is also India’s national fruit, the mango has been cultivated in tropical regions for the last 4000 years. There are more than 500 varieties of mangoes, in India Alphonso, rajapuri, totapuri being the most famous. Mangoes come in hues of yellow, orange, green and red. The sizes […]
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“Mummy my stomach is aching” is a common phrase used by our little ones in order to play hookey from school or to avoid the food they don’t like. But ‘moms’ don’t always neglect them thinking it to be just another excuse. Because at times they can be true. If the symptoms re genuine and […]
According to ancient Indian teachings, in the beginning, the unmanifested Spirit, Brahman first projected Himself as Intelligent Cosmic Vibration, which is part of that universal soup bowl of energy. Cosmic intelligence caused cosmic vibration to manifest in five different aspects or Pancha Mahabhutas.
When your child says ‘I promise’, do you believe him? Or for that matter, does your child believe that he will be able to keep his promise? Unfortunately, often enough, the answer is ‘no’. Pune-based child psychologist, Medha Dhavale, gives a few guidelines to help parents help their children make the right resolutions and stick […]
The moment you announce your pregnancy you will receive friendly warnings from older relatives and total strangers to get rid of your pet. There is nothing more delightful than your dog and baby being best friends. Animals are full of love and after the initial hic-cups you will have introduced two beings to a lifetime […]