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Making our choice now


By Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj A man was once asked by a saint if he would like to find God. First the man said that he wanted to wait until he got married and settled down. The saint returned after the man married and settled down, and again asked if he wanted to find...

Dry Fasting can empower the body, nourish the soul

Post Date: March 17, 2020

In the olden days, people ate early because there was hardly any light after sunset. Their next meal would only be after sunrise. This practice spread to all religions as a discipline due to its health and spiritual benefits. Today, it is called the Dry Fasting Diet — the most superior form of fasting...

Realizing we are never alone


By Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj Many feel each of us is alone in the universe. We wonder if there is a God, and, if there is, how could God even know about us, given the billions of people in the world. In this age of science, we may find it hard to believe in a...

The full color spectrum of Holi


By Ashok Vyas In the time of coronavirus and touch-me-not, better skip the abeer and gulal, and take a deep dive into the true spirit of the timeless Hindu festival. Here is an invitation to join a colorful ride with Ashok Vyas. We have tried to put Holi in the bracket of a ‘fun filled festival’....

The Spiritual Catalyst


By Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj The catalyst that ignites our spark to connect with the Divine is a divine Engineer. Right now there is static interfering with the connection between the soul and God. We cannot communicate with God because on our own we do not know how to eliminate the interference to open...

Booking via Airbnb? Look for smiling women hosts in photos


Next time when you book a room via Airbnb, look closely at the photos your would-be host has uploaded. According to the researchers, women are deemed more trustworthy than men, older hosts over younger ones, smiling faces over neutral expressions and attractive hosts over unattractive ones on Airbnb. A high-resolution, multi-person shot of an elderly...

Drivers of expensive cars more dangerous to pedestrians

Post Date: March 3, 2020

Drivers of expensive cars like BMW and Audi are least likely to stop for crossing pedestrians, according to a new study. Published in the Journal of Transport and Health, the study from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) found that people who drive fancier vehicles are less likely to share the road with...

India, South Asia see a rise in wellness tourism: Experts


As health and holidays come to be increasingly combined in the modern tourism sector, the rise of wellness tourism in India and South Asia is a trend many are taking notice of. “Wellness travelers look for authentic experiences and life-changing holidays, they travel with the purpose of improving health and well-being through physical, psychological, or...

Purifying Our Soul


By Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj   If we analyze ourselves, we find that our soul is encrusted with a layer of impurities caused by countless thoughts, words, and deeds we commit throughout our lives.  Enlightened souls have been teaching humanity how to alter negative habits so that the soul can attain the state of purity...