Tag Archives: Epic

Scary Earth Photo Clicked from DSCOVR?

  NASA camera on the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite has taken a picture of the Earth from 1.6 km away in space and here is how it looks — too scary to imagine and it is the sun-side of Earth. Taken on July 6 by DSCOVR’s Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC), it cptures different images from near infrared to ...

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Sanjeevani herb mythological, not real, say Goa health expo organisers

Sanjeevani, a medicinal herb mentioned in the epic Ramayana which Lord Hanuman fetched from the Himayalas to cure Lord Ram’s wounded brother Lakshman, is mythological and not even mentioned in the Ayurvedas, claims a health expo organiser in Goa. The expo is jointly hosted by the state and central governments and a health sector NGO linked to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak ...

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Ancient Science in Mythology Baffles Modern Day Indians

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi blended mythology with ancient science by mentioning Ganesh surgery weeks ago, BJP MP Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday came up with another interesting comment, claiming astrology is far ahead of science, calling it a “pygmy” compared to astrology. Not relenting, the MP further put his foot in his mouth saying “All streams of science are ...

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