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“Good food is the foundation of genuine happiness”

Do you have susceptibility of illness? Do you feel problems with sleep, headache, poor judgment, weight gain, depression, anxiety or other type of physical irritation but no reasons behind? Does your child lack concentration while doing regular activities? Do you shout and feel angry without any dependable reason? One of my friends recently informed me about his sleeping sickness causing a number of problems. My friend staying in north east reported the change of food habit of his little child of 14 years. Answer may be the sufferings from stress. Stress may…

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“ O Woman, you are not merely the handwork of God, but also of men, these are ever endowing you with beauty from their own hearts. — — You are one half of woman and one half dream” — Rabindranath Tagore.

Born and brought up in the middle class Hindu community in rural Bengal, I have the privileges to have the blessings to enjoy the different type of Hindu festivals based on the women goddesses. Staring from the month of April till March, the offerings to female deities is the part of the Hindu worshiping.The two main festivals- The Durgapuja…

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“Earth provides enough to satisfy everyman’s needs but not every man’s greed”-M.K.Gandhi

The popular quotation goes, “When wealth is lost; nothing is lost, health is lost something is lost; when character is lost, all is lost”. The characters in the narrow sense indicate the moral value of life that is essentially required for the well being of the individual for the best of the social life. But what is the basis of the biology in general and molecular basis of the life in particular. The answer lies in the understanding of the central dogma of the life. Irrespective of the…

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“Every human being is the author of his own health or disease”- Gautama Buddha

The gift of precious human life by the nature is the story of victory against the several natural and manmade forces like disease, starvation, war, accidents, natural disasters (earthquake, flood, and volcanic eruptions), genocides, homicides etc. But for most of the human history, the strongest force of death was infectious disease, the most notorious and nasty feature of evolution in which the most tiny, microscopic, rapidly reproducing organisms make their living at the cost of miserable sufferings of the human hosts. Epidemics killed the millions, wiping…

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“We are survival machines-robot vehicles blindly programmed to preserve the selfish molecules known as genes. This is a truth which still fills me with astonishment”- Richard Dawkins

A few years back, I had an opportunity to go through the book entitled ‘Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny’ written by Prof. Amartya Sen, the Nobel laureate economist, I have collected the bouquet of pluralism in singularity. He has deeply explored the economics and sociology for the welfare of the millions. He has nicely pointed out the multiple existences of one individual as pluralistic in execution. I quote from Prof. Sen…

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Democracy is by “government of the people, by the people, for the people”- Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865).

The use of elections as a tool for selecting in modern representative democracy is a conventional practice. Legislative Assembly Elections for 294 seats in West Bengal, India are scheduled to be held from 27th April 2021 to April, 29 in 8 phases. The one political party has raised the slogan-‘Khela hobe’ (there will be a game) while the other has raised the voice-‘Aar noi annya’ (There will be no injustice). Who will win to retain power or come back in power? The million dollar…

Ether, air, fire, water, earth, planets, all creatures, directions, trees and plants, rivers and seas, they are all organs of God’s body.Remembering this a devotee respects all species”(SrimadBhagavatam 2.2.41)

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Let us have the passage down the pathos memory lane with tears roll down the cheeks — — -

1991 — Earthquake of 6.8 Richter scale, 768 killed and thousands rooted out from homeland,

1998 — Malpa landslide of Pithorgarh district, 255 killed including 55 Kailash Manasarovar Pilgrims.

1999 — Earthquake of 6.8 Rs magnitude, 100 people killed

2013 — June, multi day cloudburst caused devastating floods and landslides, 5700 were…

I wandered lonely as a cloud — — — -is the bliss of solitude”(Wordsworth)

The hue and the cry of millions due to loss of more than millions life and the untold sufferings of billions due to COVID19,people saying like this-it’s unfair’. When we lose a dear and near one specially at tender age but the a bad one remains in the best of health, we used to outburst with tears-It’s unfair’.’where is the justice in God’s hand’? We take self contemplation by uttering-”God loves those who dies young”. Apprehension of bad things and unfortunate incidents across the way of…

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We used to think our fate resided in the stars. We know now it resides in our genes” — — James Watson

Have you heard about Paul tailor,Mikhail Baryshnikov,Rudolf Nureyev, Prabhu Deva, Usher, Martha Graham, Joaquin Cortes, Chris Brown, Shakira, Madonna? The list too large to explore in short space but they are in the castles of choreograph.Who can forget -the ‘Waka, Waka’ (This time for Africa) by Shakira in the largest extravaganza of FIFA 2010 tournament or ‘Made In India’ by Alisha ? The whole world again join in the birth place of humanity, Africa by the…

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“Prevention is better than cure”

Prevention of diseases by means by immunity is very old one and it is the state of resistance or insusceptibility exhibited by the host to toxic molecules, microorganisms and foreign cells. Immunity may be two types-natural or innate or acquired (adaptive).innate immunity is one kind of natural resistance conferred by three components-the physicochemical, humoral and cellular. The physicochemical barriers are conferred by skin, nose, nasopharynx and respiratory tract, mouth, stomach & intestinal glands, conjunctive and genitourinary tract by the exposure of different chemicals, mucous and lysozymes.The cellular and humoral barriers are driven by…

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Associate Professor at Nistarini College Purulia, West Bengal

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