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Mother is the initiator of the Yama through Sanskaras


By Bal Ram Singh, PhD Where and when does Yama or Sanyama start? What is its cause and who is responsible for conveying it? How does it fit in the grand scheme of things for a human being from birth to death, and perhaps even before and after those? For a living being, it has to be the mother, who...

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Extending compassion to pregnant women during COVID-19


By Juhee Jhalani, PhD A journey to foster self-love and compassion:  Week 7 A weekly anxiety management practice during COVID-19 pandemic, by a psychologist. Please remember that COVID-19 is a disease but  pregnancy is not. Take time to celebrate the joys of pregnancy. Every birth is a miracle. Be compassionate to yourself and/or your pregnant partner. Enjoy...