India is known for its rich culture, and traditions. Keeping up the legacy of our rich heritage we come to you with this special program to make people aware of the facts that are said to be fantasies by the generation of 21st century.
Through this show we try to prove the scientific reasons behind the so called superstitions and believes in our society. In India we follow the traditions and customs that are passed on generation after generation but most of us don't even know why we perform a particular ritual. The theoretical and scientific meaning behind every tradition and belief is what we are trying to enlighten our viewers about.
Religious rituals and traditions are put up on a very high pedestal in India. We value these thoughts and bring Mrs. Dr. Sandhya Lakshmi a philosophical intellect who will enlighten our viewers on hidden facts in the society.
Dr. Sandhya Lakshmi basically is a freelance Telugu journalist. She has been practicing Astrology since 1980. She is the first women in Andhra Pradesh and India to do her doctorate in Astrology cohilating with Allopathy and Ayurveda. She is given title of Jyotisha Ratna and jyotisha sraswati. She has also done 50 stage shows for UNICEF on child rights
Why are couples asked to worship Banyan Tree?
Couples specifically women who have Nagadosham are asked to do 108 Pradakshinas for 40 days which will help them over come the Dosham and have a happy married life with children. This is mentioned in the archives of Indian Hindu Mythology
Why is it that Indian's break coconut as an offering to God?
Coconut is said to be the most purest form in nature in India. The outer portion of it is rough and rigid which symbolizes proud and arrogant nature in Humans. The inner part of it is said to be soft and mild symbolizing the soul. Hence breaking the coconut will help us get rid of the pride and arrogance and bring out the serenity in us. The coconut water symbolizes the purity of our mind and heart .
Why do we apply Mehendi?
Generally all that we know of mehendi is that it is a part of Makeup (Shrigar) for a women. But actually it is medically proven that mehendi is like a cooling agent to the body that is why of late many people apply it on the head as well.
Why do we have light a lamp in the temple?
Sandalwood, Flowers, Incense stick and Lamps are considered to be pure and hence they are given as an offering god every day as Naivedyam. These things help remove the darkness and negativity in ones life and bring in light and brightness in our lives