Understanding What Tantra Is All About

People tend to confuse the word spirituality with religion, and these terms are often used interchangeably. While religion has to do with various rituals, spirituality is all about the spirit or one’s self. Anything you do for the advancement and growth of the spirit can be called spirituality. The two do not oppose. Rather, they stem from each other. Religion includes public rituals and it is more organized. Spirituality, on the other hand, is much more personal and private.

Both religion and spirituality are widely practiced in India. Continue reading Understanding What Tantra Is All About

Solar Flares and Market Swings Correlations

Recently a theoretical physicist by the name of Victor A. Brumberg from the Institute of Applied Astronomy in St. Petersburg published an ominous paper on the deleterious adverse effects of geomagnetic storms on physiological systems. Entitled: “Solar Madness” he argued that these episodic geo-cosmic events would initiate “unprecedented chaos” upon the world and in particular the continental United States.

Of particular concern, was the effect these type of storms have on financial markets causing wild price gyrations and stock valuations. Continue reading Solar Flares and Market Swings Correlations

Guide to Aviation Safety – Safe and Fun Flying

    There is a truism in aviation that flying requires safety and there is nothing funny about safety. While stern in appearance, this is not the same as saying there is no fun in flying. If there weren’t, why would we pursue flying in the first place? Ask any pilot and you get stories of flying adventures, feelings of freedom in the air, and pure “joie de vivre” through flight. Safety, and the procedures required for it, are part of the aviation process. Continue reading Guide to Aviation Safety – Safe and Fun Flying