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Suicides in paramilitary forces on the rise


March 13th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) A staggering 119 officers and personnel of the central paramilitary forces committed suicide due to various reasons last year, an increase of around 18 percent ... Read more...

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The British healer who fought tumour with meditation


December 13th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Alternative therapist Brandon Bays, known across the Western world for her energy medicine, has brought her book, "The Journey", a life-healing guide and the story ... Read more...

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‘Indian medical industry to be worth Rs.10,800 crore by 2015′


August 5th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) India's world-class medical technology coupled with a skilled medical workforce will ensure that the Indian medical tourism industry is worth Rs.10,800 crore ($108 billion) and ... Read more...

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Models gather in Kochi for Miss Queen of India pageant


March 7th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Mar 7(ANI): Contestants for Miss Queen of India 2011 pageant have gathered in Kochi, Kerala to participate in a grooming session.Sixteen participants from four regions of India were selected to participate ... Read more...

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Hindu Heritage & Divine Centre planned in Canada


February 28th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 28 (ANI): A Hindu Heritage & Divine Centre has reportedly been proposed for Guelph-Eramosa in Ontario (Canada).When developed, it will be like a spiritual center and will include facilities ... Read more...

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There is “Jewish Yoga” in America


January 31st, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 31 (ANI): Various establishments and individuals across USA now offer what is termed as "Jewish Yoga".There are books available on "Torah Yoga", "Aleph-Bet Yoga", and "Kabalah Yoga". There is ... Read more...

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After Punjabi, Danish singer eyes Rajasthani, Bollywood (With Image)


October 24th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) After enthralling performances in Punjabi, among the 16 languages in which she performs, Danish singer and songwriter Anita Lerche is set to debut in Rajasthani and has ... Read more...

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Prince Charles’ wife gets royal treatment at Bangalore spa


September 28th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) Prince Charles' wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, is being given some truly royal treatment at a spa on the outskirts of Bangalore. Apart from Ayurveda and naturopathy therapies, ... Read more...

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Welcoming footballer Ricky Williams to Hinduism, Hindus ask NFL to make yoga part of player training


September 11th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 11 (ANI): Welcoming well known American football player Ricky Williams to Hinduism fold, Hindus have suggested inclusion of yoga into practice routine of National Football League (NFL) teams.Noted Hindu ... Read more...

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Patanjali’s works translated into Arabic


August 18th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 18 (IANS/WAM) Works of Patanjali, founder of Yoga and one of the greatest philosophers of India who lived 1,500 years ago, have now been translated into Arabic. "Kalima", the Arabic ... Read more...

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LiLo to get yoga training for recovery in rehab


July 29th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 29 (ANI): For a quick and better recovery, Lindsay Lohan might be given 'yoga' training in the rehab, it has emerged.While the 'Mean Girls' star is serving ... Read more...

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Los Angeles church becomes Art of Living centre


April 13th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) A 100-year-old church in Los Angeles, a registered national monument, has been offered to the Art of Living to run its community service initiatives. Art of Living ... Read more...

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Foreigners teach underprivileged children in Varanasi


March 8th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Mar 8 (ANI): Foreign teachers have taken up the noble initiative of imparting social and environmental education to the underprivileged children at a school run by the Aghor foundation in Varanasi. ... Read more...

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Yoga, meditation helped Gisele Bundchen to have ‘very tranquil’ delivery


February 5th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 5 (ANI): Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, said to be the world's highest paid model, reportedly kept herself in good shape during pregnancy with yoga and meditation.To prepare, gorgeous Bundchen ... Read more...

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Simple lifestyle changes to ensure heart health


January 25th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): A few simple lifestyle changes can keep your heart healthy by reducing the risk of heart disease, heart attacks, and strokes, according to researchers at University of the ... Read more...

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Chennai transgenders learning karate for self-defence


October 28th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Oct. 28 (ANI): Many transgenders in Chennai are undergoing karate training to improve their self-confidence and health so that they can land a good job.In the six-day training session apart from ... Read more...

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How to cope with unexpected job loss’ impact on marriage amid recession


September 13th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 13 (ANI): As people are increasingly losing jobs, and being thrown towards forced retirement due to recession, their married lives are hitting a rough patch as well.A large number of ... Read more...

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Business in spiritual books booms as people look for peace


September 1st, 2009 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) "Everybody wants peace in life," says a prominent publisher, explaining why books on the philosophies and meditation techniques of spiritual gurus, general religion, self-help guides ... Read more...

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My dad used to call me Indian when I was a kid: Giselle Monteiro


August 25th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Brazilian beauty Giselle Monteiro has been winning accolades for her role as Harleen Kaur in Love Aaj Kal. Her Indian looks have won her fans galore as well. Giselle says she was ... Read more...

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Workplace yoga, meditation could lower feelings of stress


August 5th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Is your expanding waistline due to desk job giving you nightmares? Well, then try workplace meditation and yoga, suggests a pilot study.According to the study, twenty minutes per ... Read more...

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Jewelry of India wooing Hollywood celebrities


June 12th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
India's jewelry, which has been playing a vital role in the lifestyle of India's people since Indus Valley Civilization, is reportedly becoming popular with Hollywood and other celebrities.Many celebrities, including Oscar ... Read more...

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Forum on lifestyle diseases, wellbeing Saturday


May 28th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) This Saturday you can be part of an open forum in the national capital on lifestyle diseases and wellbeing that promises to educate you about growing health ... Read more...

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Dharamsala hosted conference on Naturopathy and Yoga


May 24th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamshala, May24 (ANI): Hundreds of Naturopathy and Yoga experts converged at Dharamshala this past week for the 11th conference on Naturopathy held here.Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Samdhong Rinpoche had inaugurated the three-day ... Read more...

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International yoga symposium attracts tourists in Uttarakhand


March 5th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashish Goel Rishikesh (Uttarakhand), Mar 5 (AI): More than 400 foreign yoga practitioners from over 35 countries are taking part in a weeklong international yoga symposium in Uttarakhand. The seven-day long 8th ... Read more...

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Australians head to Kerala for ‘mind, body, soul’ experience


November 1st, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 1 (IANS) Australians, with their fondness for the outdoor and growing interest in yoga, meditation and ayurveda, are going all out to experience the beaches, backwaters, nature and culture of ... Read more...

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Designer backs yoga project at US hospital cancer ward (Repeating for all needing)


October 31st, 2008 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Famed fashion designer Donna Karan has sponsored a major project at a premier hospital here to clinically prove that yoga, meditation and aromatherapy can enhance regimens of ... Read more...

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Designer backs yoga project at US hospital cancer ward


October 30th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Famed fashion designer Donna Karan has sponsored a major project at a premier hospital here to clinically prove that yoga, meditation and aromatherapy can enhance regimens of ... Read more...

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Respiratory rhythms may help predict insomnia


October 21st, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Scientists from University of Rochester Medical Centre have revealed that respiratory rhythms can help predict chronic insomnia and sleep disruptions.In the study conducted over women with metastatic ... Read more...

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First state-funded Hindu school in UK to train kids in yoga, meditation, prayers


September 15th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London , Sept 15 (ANI): The newly opened Krishna-Avanti school in Harrow, the first state-funded Hindu school in the UK , will provide the kindergarten kids of the Hindus an opportunity ... Read more...

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Convert all Mumbai bars into yoga centres: Baba Ramdev


August 23rd, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) All bars here should be converted into yoga centres in order to have a better society and healthy living, said Baba Ramdev Saturday while laying the foundation stone ... Read more...

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Yoga, meditation improve health by switching off stress genes


July 3rd, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Scientists have achieved a significant breakthrough in understanding how relaxation techniques like yoga, meditation, and prayer improve health.Research collaborators from the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind/Body Medicine ... Read more...

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Ramdev takes 1,000 followers on Vedic cruise to China


May 31st, 2008 - 9:53 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) One thousand people aboard luxury cruise liner Superstar Virgo will practise yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, Vedic lifestyle and ayurveda on the seas off Communist China under the ... Read more...

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Yoga festival attracts foreign tourists in large numbers


March 2nd, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
Rishikesh, March 2 (ANI): The ongoing International Yoga Festival at Rishikesh is drawing a large number of foreign tourists.The seven-day long festival that started on March 1 has been jointly organised by ... Read more...

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