Indian religions and cultures are diverse and have always influenced the way people live in this part of the world. Religion has been a very dominant influence in marriage, choice of marital partner and cohabitation. The present paper looks at various religions in India and their influence on sexual attitudes and the institution of marriage. Sikhism, Jainism and the Parsi faith with its influence on sexuality and marriage are reviewed. Christian values and the role they play in shaping sexual notions as well Christian marriage traditions are explored.
His quotes, and often quotes attributed to him that he never actually said, are often brought up as a source of deep wisdom about peace and love. And in many ways, this image of Gandhi is close to the mark. He did lead one of the most successful non-violent resistance movements of all time, and people did recognize that he seemed to possess a lot of spiritual wisdom. But like so many historical figures, Gandhi had a few dark skeletons in his closet. To that end, Gandhi tried to live a life of spiritual purity. He was a life-long vegetarian, and later in his life, took a vow of strict chastity. That desire to refrain from having sex may have been rooted in the fact that Gandhi himself seems to have had a fairly healthy libido from a young age.
Everyone wants a good night's sleep but not everyone gets it. Too often, this simple and basic desire proves to be elusive. Stress, hectic lifestyles, lack of a proper routine usually get the blame but, in the process, we often tend to overlook some simpler and obvious reasons that could be coming in the way of sound and reinvigorating sleep. People in India do not tend to think much about how to prepare for a restful sleep. At least that is what Dr Manvir Bhatia, a senior neurologist and sleep specialist who has founded the Neurology and Sleep Centre in New Delhi believes.
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