FIGHTING AN ENEMY – A STORY FROM SURATGARH RAJASTHAN

Suratgarh, Rajasthan, is the venue of training for members of Indian Armed Forces. The battle preparation gives a sense of excitement. The story is about an individual who presented with medical symptoms of excitement caused by a terrifying disease known as ‘Hydrophobia’, the fatal infection with Rabies Virus.

A CHALLENGE TO EXISTENCE – A STORY FROM MILITARY HOSPITAL AMBALA

A young woman aged about 17 years was subjected to an unnecessary surgical procedure and had exposed her to a deadly infection of Tetanus. She was diagnosed very early and yet her life could not be saved. Human existence faces different challenges from different directions. We all need protection just to survive and live a normal course of life before we drop to the ground like a ripened fruit.

THE FREEDOM FROM SICKNESS-SARVE SANTU NIRAMAYA

The Indian Army Medical Corps promotes the idea that there should be Freedom from Sickness and that no person should experience any thought that may arouse a sense of sorrow or grief.

DEFINING INDIAN IDENTITY – THE PURSUIT OF PURE AND PERFECT KNOWLEDGE

Indian Identity is defined by a culturally driven desire of a pursuit of Pure Knowledge and Perfect Wisdom. Philosophy of Medicine explores the underlying principles of human consciousness, and human existence.

THE CREATION OF DAY AND NIGHT – A SYNCHRONIZED EXISTENCE

Diverse aspects of human physiology and behavior show that human existence is synchronized with alternating periods of light and darkness which is described as Diurnal Rhythm.

INDIVIDUALITY AND THE GENOME

Each human being has an unique genome of his own. To understand and know a species, we need to know each individual member of that species.

KRUPA – A FORCE TO PRESERVE HUMAN EXISTENCE

Human Existence is transient, ephemeral, and fleeting. We need to seek the powerful and magnificent Force of Krupa to protect ourselves. Krupa brings a sense of Joy and imparts the taste of sweetness ( Madhurya ).

EARTHLY EXISTENCE AND THE COSMIC CONNECTION

The earthly existence of man is possible because of the ‘Cosmic Connection’.

EARTHLY EXISTENCE – ENJOY THE FRAGRANCE

Earthly fragrance known as ‘GEOSMIN’ is the result of an interaction of physical, chemical, and biotic factors and the fragrance describes the nature of man’s earthly existence.

“THE PROOF OF PUDDING IS IN THE EATING”

The role of proteins in human nutrition, the role of genetics in protein synthesis, and tasting the ‘Magic of Creation’.