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Durga Puja 2020: What Is Nabapatrika And Why Is It Worshipped

These nine plants are:Durga Puja, also known as Navratri, Dussehra or Durgotsava is one of the most important festivals for belonging to Hinduism. The festival is dedicated to Durga, the Goddess of Strength and Divine Power. It is a nine-day festival

18 Sep 2020 6:00 pm
Brucellosis Outbreak In China: Bacterial Infection That Can Leave Men Infertile And Cause Fever

On 15 September, Tuesday, the Chinese authorities have confirmed the outbreak of a bacterial disease, caused by a leak at a biopharmaceutical company in 2019 [1]. The news comes after thousands of people in northwest China were tested positive for a

18 Sep 2020 5:45 pm
Do NOT Reheat Potatoes, Eggs Or Spinach; They Can Be Toxic!

On a busy day, when you have some leftovers from last night's dinner in the fridge, you'll be thanking your lucky stars for saving your time. But did you know that not all foods can be reheated? Yes, health experts point

17 Sep 2020 3:50 pm
What Is Coffee Fruit (Coffee Berry)? Its Health Benefits, Side Effects And Ways To Use

We all know that the hot brewed coffee which we drink almost everyday comes from coffee beans, which are known for their rich aroma and flavour. Coffee beans are seeds that are usually dried, roasted and brewed to make coffee. But

16 Sep 2020 5:58 pm
World Patient Safety Day 2020: Things Patients MUST Do After COVID-19 Recovery

World Patient Safety Day is observed on 17 September every year. Established by the 72nd World Health Assembly in May 2019, the day is seen as 'global action on patient safety.' World Patient Safety Day aims to raise awareness on the

16 Sep 2020 1:22 pm
COVID-19: 13 Common Coronavirus Food Myths Busted!

Since its advent in December 2019, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused 932,997 deaths, affecting over 29,459,649 people. Covid-19 can affect anyone, causing symptoms ranging from mild to very severe, where some people may be more likely to have severe illness than

15 Sep 2020 5:45 pm
Salmon Fish And Other Frozen Foods May Carry The Novel Coronavirus, Study

Since its advent in December 2019, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused 928,830 deaths, affecting over 29,206,669 people. COVID-19 can affect anyone, causing symptoms ranging from mild to very severe, where some people may be more likely to have severe illness than

14 Sep 2020 9:51 pm
6 Healthy Ways To Eat Spinach

Leafy greens are good for your overall health; they are loaded with essential vitamins, minerals and fibre, which contribute to many of the health benefits of leafy greens. Today, in this article we'll talk about one such leafy green in particular

10 Sep 2020 5:55 pm
8 Side Effects Of Having Excess Fish Oil And The Safe Dose To Consume

Fish oil is one of the most beneficial healthy oils made from the tissues of fatty fishes such as salmon, mackerel, tuna, herring etc. It is an excellent source of omega 3 fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)

9 Sep 2020 5:44 pm
What To Eat For A Healthy Spine And Back?

World Spinal Cord Injury Day is observed on 5 September every year. Initiated by the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) in 2016, the day aims to increase awareness amongst the general public, to facilitate an 'inclusive life for persons with disability

6 Sep 2020 5:57 pm
Teachers Day 2020: Some Top Gurus And Saints In Hindu Mythology

A teacher plays one of the most important roles in a child's life. He/she can shape the life and future of a child through teachings. Perhaps therefore, teachers are considered no less than God. To express our gratitude to teachers and

4 Sep 2020 6:30 pm
Chennai Hospital Saves Georgian Nationals Leg Through Timely Treatment

In a recent groundbreaking surgery, Apollo Hospitals Chennai has successfully completed a complicated Limb-saving Revascularization procedure on a patient from Georgia early this month. The patient sustained a crushing injury in his lower limb during his work on a cargo ship

2 Sep 2020 10:39 am
Know From A Nutritionist About Hormones: Your Bodys Social Network

Hormones dictate us (and our body) every single moment. Whether we are upset or happy, whether it's being stressed about the little things or being calm through the tough times - hormones are one aspect of our health that we often

1 Sep 2020 1:57 pm
Anant Chaturdashi 2020: Muhurta, Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

Anant Chaturdashi is an important Hindu festival observed by people belonging to the Hindu community. The day marks the Ganpati Visarjan which itself is an important rituals of Ganesh Chaturthi festival. This year Anant Chaturdashi will be observed on 1 September

1 Sep 2020 11:34 am
Muharram 2020: Quotes, Messages, Wishes That You Can Share With Your Loved Ones

Muharram is one of the important festivals observed by people belonging to the Muslim community. Also, it is the first month according to the Islamic Calendar. This year the Muharram will be observed on 30 August 2020. This is the

29 Aug 2020 6:00 pm
Muharram 2020: Date And Significance Of Day Of Ashura

Muharram is considered to be the first month according to the Islamic Calendar. Not only this but it also considered to be one of the most auspicious periods for those who belong to the Muslim community. This is because Muharram is

28 Aug 2020 7:07 pm
Vamana Jayanti 2020: Muhurta, Rituals, Katha And Significance Of This Festival

Vamana Jayanti is an annual Hindu festival observed in the Hindu month of Bhadrapada. The festival is dedicated to Lord Vamana, one of the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. This year the date falls on 29 August 2020. The festival is also

28 Aug 2020 5:50 pm
Kalki Dwadashi 2020: Heres The Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

Kalki Dwadashi as the name suggests is a festival dedicated to the Kalki Avatar of Lord Vishnu. The devotees of Lord Vishnu observe a fast on this day in the honour of Kalki. This year the date falls on 29 August

28 Aug 2020 4:10 pm
Pitru Paksha 2020: Significance And Shradh Dates Of This Period

Pitru Paksha is a period during which people belonging to the Hindu community, pay homage and tribute to their deceased loved ones. For this, they perform Tarpan and Shradh rituals and pray for their salvation. Those who follow the Amavasya

26 Aug 2020 6:00 pm
Jyeshtha Gauri Puja 2020: Heres The Muhurta, Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

As we know Ganesh Chaturthi started on 22 August 2020 which is a 10-day long festival. It is during this festival when people, especially in Maharashtra observe the Jyeshtha Gauri Puja which itself is a 3-day festival. Devotees of Gauri and

26 Aug 2020 5:00 pm
Radha Ashtami 2020: Muhurta, Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

Radhashtami is a Hindu festival that is celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Goddess Radha or Radhika, the consort of Lord Krishna. This year the festival will be celebrated on 26 August 2020. The festival is also known as Radha

25 Aug 2020 5:00 pm
Mahalakshmi Vrat 2020: Know The Muhurta, Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

Mahalakshmi Vrat is a Hindu festival that is celebrated in the Hindu month of Bhadrapada. It is a 16-day long festival during which people observe fast and worship Mahalakshmi, the Goddess fortune, wealth and prosperity. The festival is widely observed across

24 Aug 2020 5:15 pm
Samvatsari 2020: Significance Of This Festival Among The Jain Community

Samvatsari is a festival celebrated on the last day of the Paryushan Parv by the Jain Shwetambar Shrisangh community. On this day, people belonging to the Jain community seek forgiveness for their deeds, acts and wrongdoings committed intentionally or unintentionally. This

22 Aug 2020 6:30 pm
COVID-19: List Of Things Patients MUST Do After Recovering From Novel Coronavirus

Since its advent in December 2019, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused 797,271 deaths, affecting over 22,874,516 people. All around the globe, scientists and health experts are ardently working towards providing a deeper understanding of the nature of the novel coronavirus, informing

22 Aug 2020 1:47 pm
Hartalika Teej 2020: Date, Muhurta, Rituals And Significance Of This Festival

Hartalika Teej is an important festival observed by Hindu married women during the monsoon season. This is the festival that marks the reunion of Goddess Parvati with Lord Shiva. Every year the festival is observed on the Tritiya tithi of Shukla

20 Aug 2020 7:00 pm
Ganesh Chaturthi 2020: Things You Can Offer To Please The Elephant-Headed God

Lord Ganesha also known as Ekdant or Vighnaharta is considered to be the God of luck, success, prosperity, wisdom and the remover of obstacles. He is believed to be the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Every year people celebrate

20 Aug 2020 2:54 pm
21 Effective Natural Home Remedies For Fever

Fever is a natural response to pathogenic bacteria, viruses or foreign bodies. When these microbes enter our body, the immune system responds by raising the body temperature to make the environment less hospitable for bacteria or germs. Fever can

20 Aug 2020 10:26 am