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How Clean Are You?

If done right, a Havan is one of the best ways to cleanse the environment. It is also the oldest, writes Yogi Ashwini
Ancient Indians had excelled in everything from Geometry to Grammar, Physics and Medicine, along with spiritual quests. Huston Smith asserted the supremacy of Vedic Sciences over modern astronomy. He said, “While the West was still thinking, perhaps, of a 6,000-year-old universe, India was already envisioning ages and eons and galaxies as numerous as the sands of the Ganga.” German philosopher Schopenhauer found solace in the Upanishads. “It has been the solace of my life; it will be the solace of my death,” he declared. Voltaire was convinced that, everything has come down to us from the banks of the Ganga — Astronomy, Astrology, Metaphysics. The great mathematician Pythagoras went from Samos to the Ganga to learn Geometry.

The civilisation that knew so much lived in perfect harmony with nature. Compare this with what we have done in the modern era. In the thousands o…