The shadows in my mind

I put down the phone and got ready to visit a friend, whose husband had called in distress. Their handsome young son opened the door and led me in. She was lying on the couch, pale, listless and...

Cure your cancer

Cancer can be cured if you are willing to try a combination of therapies, work on your mind, adopt an optimistic attitude, and have faith in the Divine, says Shivi...

Hands of healing

Why did this have to happen to me?’ cried Maya Ravindranath, when confronted with a tragedy that left her with multiple rib fractures, head injuries and a spinal dislocation. Maya had fallen off the...

God’s healing touch

I have had bipolar disorder with psychotic symptoms for the last 11 years. While I am still trying to deal with the trauma associated with repeated relapses and hospitalizations because I stopped...

Of patients and Patience

One of the fundamental tenets of healing from a dangerous or even ‘incurable’ condition is to cultivate the faith to persist, and the patience to bear the suffering of the condition,...