Herbal plants- Peppermint

This is regarded as world’s oldest medicine. Peppermint generally thrives in shade and expands quickly by underground stolons. If you choose to grow peppermint, it is advisable to plant it in a container, otherwise it can rapidly take over a whole garden. It needs a good water supply, and is ideal for planting in part-sun … Read more

Herbal plant – Fenugreek

This plant is used as a herb as well as spices. It is used to lower blood cholesterol level. To treat inflammation and ulcer of stomach and intestine. To improve digestion. To treat painful menstruation. Insufficient lactation. To freshen bad breath. For body building. To treat skin problems such as abscesses, boils, burns, eczema, gout … Read more

Marriage – Muslim (Nikah)

A Muslim marriage or nikah is not a sacrament, but a simple, legal agreement in which either partner is free to include conditions. These conditions are stipulated in a written contract. Violating any of the conditions stipulated in this contract forms legal grounds for a partner seeking divorce. 1 Giving free consent to the marriage … Read more

Navgrah or Nine Planets in Indian mythology

Navgrah or Nine Planets in Indian mythology Nava means nine and grah means planets. In Hindu mythology, nine planets hold an important place. Navgrahas are believed to have a significant impact on everyone. So Hindus adorn these planets as deities. These can bring peace and harmony in their life and harmony in their life and … Read more

Chinese wedding and ritual of three letters

Chinese wedding Chinese wedding is a ceremonial ritual within the society. There are six rituals also known as three letters and six etiquette. Wedding involves three letters. First is the request letter, which is formal request for wedding which is sent from groom’s family to a bride family.Second is the gift letter, which accompanies the … Read more

Mahabharata – Unknown facts

Shri Krishna challenging Bhishma in the war of Kurukshetra

In Indian mythology, we find mention of stories which are not only interesting, but also serve a message/ purpose. Mahabharata is one such epic, where we find these types of topics in abundance. Here are seven captivating stories from the epic Mahabharata from Indian mythology. Arjuna as an eunuch In Indralok, Arjuna was propositioned by … Read more