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Welcome 2013, Adios 2012.

The year that was in 2012. And the new year 2013. 2012 was the year to end the world. It didn’t. World moves on and we do as well. The coming year and further will test our resolve and commitment to a better world.  

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US-wide survey of religions gives interesting stats on Hindus

An new study – “2010 U.S. Religious Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study (RCMS)” by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) – looks at the congregations and the religious adherents across the US.  The statistics for Hindus are very interesting. (link) Approximately 641,200 Hindu adherents and 1,625 congregations …

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Scientific Studies and Health Benefits of Yoga

Yoga and Health

Yoga has many benefits to health.  Many scientific studies have been done in these areas.  Here is a good infographic showing the benefits (along with the links from where the information has been taken).  You can click on the infographic for a larger view. Image courtesy: Alison Hinks Yoga   …

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6 Trends that Occurred in Bollywood in 2012

THe year 2012 was a great year for the Bollywood films.  A phenomenon which had started with Ghajini a few years back – of megahits earning Rs 100 crores – suddenly became a rush.  This year therefore brought several things into vogue that should change the way things are done …

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Difference between a Yes Man and a Leader

 A ‘yes man’ is a dangerous man. He may rise very high, he might even become the Managing Director of a company. He may do anything but he can never make a leader because he will be used by his superiors, disliked by his colleagues and despised by his subordinates. …

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