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Samudrika Shastra in Hinduism – Morphology – Anga Lakshana Shastra

Samudrika Shastra in Hinduism is a Sanskrit term for the Hindu school of morphology. It is also known as Anga Lakshana Shastra and is a sort of occult science that uses physical features of a human body to prognosticate its future. Like astrology and palmistry, it originated in India and is recognized as an occult science. Samudrika Shastra gives seven golden principles to judge a person’s future. One would be fortunate if one has: Long arms, long eyes, long waist, long nostrils and a long front part (above the waist). Short neck, short ears, short back and short thighs Well developed nose, eyes, forehead, teeth, head and chest Soft and subtle finger tips, hair, nails and skin. Red or rosy palms, soles, nails, palate, tongue, lips and the edge of the eyes Deep voice, intelligence and navel Well spread forehead, chest and shoulders. After a methodical compilation by Sage Samudra (Samudrena) during 4th Century AD it came to be known as Samudrika Shastra. The thre

Swami Chidananda Quotes

Swami Chidananda was the disciple of Swami Sivananda, the founder of the Divine Life Society, and Swami Chidananda succeeded him in 1963. This is collection of quotes of Swami Chidananda and the basic source are magazines and newspaper articles. If you are sitting beside a very calm, serene, collected person, a centre of serenity and calm, the vibrations radiating from that person, the aura emanating from that person, puts your mind also into a state of relative, comparative calmness. Even if you are by nature prone to be very agitated and restless, nevertheless, for the time being, to an appreciable extent, the calm goes into your mind. On the other hand, if you are sitting near a very high-strung, tense, agitated person, then you are likely to gradually feel uncomfortable and begin to feel somewhat agitated and restless. This is the power of anything into whose proximity you place yourself. If you place yourself close to a fire, you will start feeling warm, even uncomfor