4.Chemistry and Spirituality -Part II

“God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Today we continue our topic from my earlier post and try to find out the importance of teachings of the holy spirits which include praying,meditating ,being…

3.Chemistry and Spirituality – Part I

I come from a land (INDIA) , where in ancient times, saints were scientists.It would not be an overstatement to say that the yogis and saints knew it all ! Through rigorous ‘Sadhana’ (years of deep mediation and yoga practices) ,they found out the secrets of our universe. Today I would begin delving into  two…

2.Ancient Indian Chemistry

Today I begin to write about ancient chemists and the knowledge they had in the field of Chemistry. I came across many references in ancient Indian literature ,which provoked me to think about ancient science and technology.I went through some writings on this topic and decided to share little information about it. Much before the…

1.Scope of Chemistry

Chlorine is a deadly poisonous gas employed on European battlefields in World war I.Sodium is a corrosive metal which burns upon contact with water.Together they make a placid and unpoisonous material,table salt! Why each of these substances has the properties it does is a subject called CHEMISTRY! – Carl Sagan From very ancient times,people have…