Our Rights, Our Fights

The phrase “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam" summarizes the Indians’ general attitude towards humanity, nature and the Divine – in both Vedic and non-Vedic cultures. Prudent use of the resources and proactive participation in the environmental conservation is,…

Protecting Environment and People

Covid-19 has made us all realize that we are all in a global climate emergency now. The deplorable neglect we have shown to the environment has resulted not only in environmental degradation but also irreparable…

How Late Have I Loved You – Caring…

It is an enlightening claim made by some of the mystics, that creation is a voluminous book whose author is God. Nevertheless, creation is the mirror image of the Creator’s presence. The Jesuit Poet, Gerard…

The Healing Touch

Remembering Fr. Britto Joseph, SJ who brought health to thousands of patients across the country. [auth] John Britto Joseph was born near Madurai, Tamilnadu, into a large Catholic family. His mother, a traditional healer, was greatly respected…

Alternative Medical Care – A Holistic Approach

The word ‘Alternative Medical Care’ brings to our minds the idea of one or more choices available to restore health or wellness that is alternative to the existing conventional system of medicine. Dr. Samuel Hahnemann…

Healthy Ageing

Because I spent my entire professional life as a geriatric internist and psychiatrist, I chose to add the question of aging and old age to the suggested title "A Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body." …

Love-Giving and Life-Gifting

It was a Lenten Sunday that year. Manjula had lent her voluntary service at a blood donation camp organised at her parish belonging to Coimbatore diocese. Along with several others, she donated blood and also…