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Articles tagged as Medicine

  • What Devotees Need To Know About the COVID-19 Vaccinations?

    Is COVID-19 real? How do the vaccines work? Are the vaccines safe and effective? Are there sinister motives behind the vaccination? As devotees, are they to depend on medical science, or Krishna? Devotee medical professionals answer these questions on the GBC's Strategic Planning Team's live Facebook event on February 12th.

  • Devotee Company Creates Ayurvedic Personal Care Items From Cow Products

    A devotee-owned company, Ra Vino Industries, based in Mumbai has created a line of personal and home care products with Ayurvedic properties, using the panchagavyas – milk, ghee, curd, dung and urine – of indigenous cows.

  • First Annual North American ISKCON Medical Professionals Retreat

    The purpose of the North American ISKCON Medical Professionals is to connect and inspire all devotees within the medical profession; to improve their practice of Krishna consciousness; and to expand Krishna consciousness amongst medical professionals. They will hold their first annual retreat in Gita Nagari between September 25-27th.

  • Krishna’s Healthcare

    Since time immemorial, human societies have championed Mother Nature’s therapeutic splendor as a reliable and sacred source of healthcare. It is important to be aware of the various health issues sprouting up during this iron age of Kali.

  • Medical Students Take to Gita for 'Cure'

    In a novel experiment, a group of students at the Gandhi Medical College in Bhopal, India, have turned to Gita for peace to mind and soul and overcome stress.

  • Balancing Medicine, Faith
    University of Chicago researchers study how doctors incorporate their own religious beliefs and discuss faith with patients.
  • Is Modern Medicine More Science Or Religion?
    Modern medicine projects the image of scientific rigor but has all the hallmarks of a system of religious belief. The practical consequence of its insular perspective is the dead-end system of Western medical materialism that we have today.
  • The New Issue of Varnashrama Newsletter Is Released

    The tenth issue of Varnasrama Newsletter, THE EIGHT PETALS for Trivikrama Mas has been released. The present issue of the newsletter revolves around ‘medicine’.

  • Dr. Allan Hamilton: The Scalpel and the Soul

    In 30 years as a Harvard-trained brain surgeon, Dr. Allan Hamilton has not only seen disease and healing--he's also glimpsed the mystical side of medicine. After suffering a devastating back injury while serving in Desert Storm, Dr. Hamilton learned to be a patient.