Tag Archives: mythology

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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Ravi Chopra: Bollywood’s Soulful Storyteller who Re-invented Mythology (Obit)

He made mythology popular on television by offering “Mahabharat” to viewers and showed the beauty of family ties on the big screen through “Baghban” and “Baabul”. Ravi Chopra made many films and TV shows that showed his impressive range as a filmmaker. Ravi Chopra, who was hospitalised in Breach Candy hospital here, passed away Wednesday. He was reportedly suffering from ...

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