BHAVANA JAGAT – 2010 IN REVIEW

I give my thanks to all of you who had visited my blog posts during the year 2010.

Philosophy of Medicine

When the natural healing process is considered as a divine gift, all medical interventions begin with a prayerful thought to invoke the blessings of healing.  

The Victory Over Death – The Psychology of Warfare

The psychological preparation for war demands that the man should overcome his ‘Fear of Death’ so that he could physically march toward’s his enemy’s position and willingly confront the threat of Death.Indian Tradition views this as an act of severing the pedicle or stalk of a Cucumber to separate it from its attachment to the Vine. Breaking Free from Attachment is the Mantra.

Testimonials reveal the story of a career in the Indian Army Medical Corps

Testimonials reveal that Lieutenant General VVS Pratap Rao, the Director General of Armed Forces Medical Services, Indian Army during 1982-83 had lied about his actions.

THE FIFTH ARMY – THE UNTOLD STORY FROM CHITTAGONG HILL TRACTS

In the history of Indian Army Medical Corps, I had the unique privilege to perform the tasks of Nursing Assistant and Ambulance Assistant in providing patient care and comfort when I had accompanied on foot and medically evacuated my battle casualties during the Indo-Pak War of 1971.

EAST AND WEST – THE IDEA OF FORGIVENESS

The Judaeo-Christian and Islamic ideas are shaped by a belief in a ‘Day of Judgement’ when man comes before God’s Great Judgement Seat and gives an account of his actions. In the Land of India, it is the Law of Karma which operates the consequences for one’s own actions. Indian Tradition encourages me to redeem myself for a sin or a debt and it guides me not to desire forgiveness.

MRITYUNJAYA-THE VICTORY OVER DEATH

Victory over Death and harvesting Cucumber.

Living under the Shadow – The Shadow of Almighty

The Sunflowers need Sunshine to grow. Man needs the Shadow of the Almighty to live, to grow, and to prosper.

Defining Indian Identity – Life under the Shadow

Sunshine is a must for Sunflowers to bloom. Indian tradition recommends a life under shadow to women both prior to marriage and after marriage.

Bhaja Govindam, Bhaja Govindam

The sweet name of Govinda is my ultimate refuge.