Introduction Vastu Shastra has evolved from ancient times to address the inherent need of every human being to live a life of peace and prosperity free of illness and poverty. The construction of a dwelling aided by the science of living in tune with nature induces positive energies andRead More →

Dating the Civilization ‘Pride of India’ is a book on the history of Indian Science. In a history book, it is important to get the dates right. The starting point for the dating of the Indus Valley civilization is the excavation in the 1920s, of the Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa sitesRead More →

  Introduction Indian heritage goes back thousands of years. Although it is difficult to arrive at a firm figure it is a fair estimate to say that our scriptures go back to between 3000 and 5000 BC or thereabouts. A study of our ancient Indian scripture that includes the Vedas,Read More →

There are several aspects of town planning – construction of roads in towns and in mountainous terrain, planning the course of roads and regulating the construction of houses – like mandatory spacing between houses. There are examples of each of these in ancient Sanskrit literature.Read More →

An accurate horoscope interpretation is not possible without taking into account the elements and qualities present in the astrological birth chart of a person. It cannot be denied that both of these classifications define the core human characteristics. The twelve astrological zodiac signs are distributed into four elements (Fire, Earth, Air and Water) and three qualities (Cardinal, Fixed and Mutable).Read More →