Gayatri-The Highest Meditation ©Sangeeta Venkatesh

Book Review By Sadguru Sant Keshavadas (1978) Motilal Bandarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd., Delhi; Price Rs.95.00; 148 pages Lord Krishna in the Bhagavad-Gita says, “Among the chanted mantras or poetic metres, I am the Gayatri mantra” (Bhagavad-Gita 10:35). Such is the status given to this mantra, which is believed to be the sound incarnation of the … Continue reading Gayatri-The Highest Meditation ©Sangeeta Venkatesh

Book Review -Stolen Harvest © Sangeeta Venkatesh

Are we losing the genetic diversity of our crops?  As a student of Biotechnology in the years, 1986-88 at the M. S University, Baroda and I remember being wide-eyed and awe-struck when we studied how genes could be manipulated, cut, spliced, cloned to achieve the desired result. It was around that time that the genes … Continue reading Book Review -Stolen Harvest © Sangeeta Venkatesh