Brain : From home of the spirit to seat of sense

The human brain is undoubtedly the most complex organ in the entire universe. Despite thousands of years of questions and research about the brain, definitive answers are relatively few. According to history, evidence pointing the interest of humans with the brain dates back to the Neolithic period, around 10,000 BC. Fossilized skulls from this period […]

The Human Brain : Facts and Falsities

A masterpiece of creation, the human brain has evolved to the status of an unsurpassable supercomputer. Having always been the subject of fascination, a lot has been said about the brain. Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting facts and falsities surrounding this wondrous organ. The brain is about 73% water. This […]

A musical life is a Wonderful life

Music plays an important part in all our lives. Especially in this day and era of technological advancement, hardly anyone undertakes long journeys or mundane activities without plugging in earphones which belt out their favorite tunes. Music dates back to prehistoric days, with the oldest musical instrument being a flute made out of vulture bone […]

Thinking about your Thinking

For someone that is experiencing a turbulence of thoughts, feelings and emotions, being told to take a deep breath and create an awareness about the present might provoke further frustration. Meditation and mindfulness is obviously not as easy as popping a pill and requires a certain level of dedication and will power. However to those […]

The road to a Mindful Thinking

Mindfulness is the ability to be aware of one’s present condition, focusing on where we are and what we are doing without being overly responsive to any input. It is a way of concentrating on the present rather than dwelling in the past or contemplating about the future. The best way to do this is […]