The Magnetic Pull of Bharat’s Soft Power

The word “soft power” was first coined by Harvard scholar Joseph Nye. He described this term as the ability to attract and co-opt, rather than using coercion which was called…

Traditional Knowledge

Bharatiya Traditional Knowledge: A Public Policy Perspective

Recently, twitter witnessed huge outrage over an article tweeted by American Scientific Association which referred to the ancient yogic technique of Pranayam as “Cardiac Coherent Breathing”. This article raises the…


The Craze For Size Zero and Eight–Pack Abs

Immunity, stamina, strength, and energy are far more important than the shape of a person’s body because they are key to maintaining good health. Remember, using any and all means…