December 2010

CORONARY HEART DISEASE TRADITIONAL INDIAN LIFE STYLES CAN PREVENT CORONARY HEART DISEASE, YET WE SQUANDER MONEY TRYING TO CURE IT. In India nearly 24 million people suffer from heart ailments and at least 20 million have diagnosed hypertension. In USA, with a quarter of our population, 40 million have diagnosed...

UP HILL, DOWN HILL Tek Mirchandani Rita smoothly drives her new car up the hill in prestigious location, where some of the Bollywood stars stay. Her recently renovated flat reflects her somber personality and good taste. Life is comfortable, finances sound and a maid to serve. The lady has time on...

THE SWANS Tek Mirchandani Every visitor, who came and settled in their drawing room, looked around for the environment ambience. Finally stopped for a brief moment to admire the pair of White Swans displayed on the glass shelf along with other artifacts. The birds were small, made in white porcelain, but...