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• Ashramas (Stages of life)

According to veda Ashramas means stages of life and it is very significant concept in Hinduism. Based on this concept, average age of human has been concidered to be 100 years and it has been divided into 4 stages.

* Brahmcharya : This is the first stage of life and during this stage of life child live student's life and acquaire all kind of knowledge from Guru. During this stage man practices celibacy and discipline themselves.

* Grahst : This is second stage of life and in this stage person live social and family life.

Vanprasth : During this third stage of life man lead semi- retired life, gradually withdraw from world and worldy duties, start studying religious scriptures.

Sanyas : During this last stage of life, one completely withdraw from the worldly ties and becomes an ascetic.

• Ayurveda

Ayurveda is the traditional Hindu science of medicine, which uses the inherent principles of nature to remove imbalances between body's three basic forces known as Vat (Which controls body's physical and psychological rhythms), Pitt (which controls heat and metabolism) and Kaph (Which controls overall structure and stability of the body).

Ayurveda is a Sanskrit term, made up of the words "ayus" and "veda." "Ayus" means life, vitality, health and longevity and "Veda" means knowledge or science. The term "ayurveda" thus means 'the knowledge of life' or 'the science of life'. The goal of Ayurveda is not just to heal, but to promote healthy living

Ayurveda is based on vedic scriptures and Upvedas. According to this science of medicine, optimization of these three forces namely Vat, Pitt and Kaph, through intake of herbs, controlled diet and exercise can lead to good health. Ayurveda is the only medical science, which emphasises not only on keeping healthy but also on enhancing life as well. This science was originated by Dhanvantri, the physician God.

• Brahm Mahurt

According to tradition , Brahm mahurt is approx. 1.5 hrs before sunrise, a point of time just before dawn, considered as best time to wake up. Before the sun rises the earth is still,the vibrations of many minds in turmoil have yet to be stirred, so that a pure mental ray pervades your surroundings. Logically, it is a form of daylight time saving mechanism, facilitating a person to complete his/her ablution and self cleaning activities, to be ready for worldly activities at dawn when light breaks, ensuring maximum utilisation of daytime sunlight.

• Dhoti

White long cloth, usually worn bya man over the body, as a single piece of clothing at the time of performing ritual. It is perhaps to ensure hygiene, as one single piece of cloth properly washed, can achieve this more easily, than several pieces of attire, where one or the other piece may not be clean.

• Tilak

Tilak or Tikka is a ritual mark on the forehead. It can be put in many forms as a sign of blessing, greeting or auspiciousness. The Tilak is usually made out of red vermilion paste (kumkum) which is a mixture of turmeric, alum, iodine, camphor etc. It can also be of sandalwood paste (chandan) blended with musk. The Tilak is applied on the spot between the brows which is considered the seat of wisdom and mental concentration and is very important for worship. This is the spot on which yogis meditate to become one with the Brahma- The supreme soul of the universe, self-existent, absolute and eternal from which all things emanate and to which all return. It also indicates the point at which the spiritual and mystical 'Third Eye' opens. All thoughts and actions are said to be governed by this spot. Putting of the coloured mark symbolizes the quest for the 'opening' of the third eye.

All rites and ceremonies of the Hindus begin with a Tilak topped with a few grains of rice placed on this spot with the index finger or the thumb. The same custom is followed while welcoming or bidding farewell to guests or relations.

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