Matter is made up of atoms, which can be broken down to subatomic particles (protons, neutrons and electrons), photons, quantum and finally to wave. A photon is both a wave and a particle, which has been termed as the wave particle duality. Vedic knowledge says that we are both particle and a wave at the same time. This duality of the human body exists at the level of photon and symbolizes the concept of Purusha (consciousness) and Prakriti (matter) or the unmanifest and the manifest.
Unmanifest is the state where there is no matter. It is the beginning of all things and this state can be described as “potential” or “shunya”. This is the extreme parasympathetic state of the body.... read more
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Preliminary research examining the hypothesis that e-cigarette vapor increase pneumococcal adhesion to airway cells suggests that long-term users of electronic cigarettes might face increased susceptibility to pneumococcal infection. The results are published online February 8, 2017 in the European Respiratory Journal..... read more
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Science beyond medicine For wellness, the manifest and unmanifest state must be equilibrium
New Delhi, 10th February 2018: All recognised systems of medicine work at different levels. While modern ‘particle-based’ medicine treats the disease, the ‘wave’-based medicine seeks the origin of the disease. However, ultimately, all systems of medicine work towards one common end point, which is, healing.
The duality of the human body exists at the level of photon and symbolizes the concept of Purusha the unmanifest (consciousness) and Prakriti (matter) or the manifest. For wellness, the manifest and the unmanifest state should be in equilibrium.