Certain groups, like Gen Z teens and young adults, have been particularly affected by chronic stress due to the pandemic.

Anthropology: Mental Health and the Psychosocial Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic

As I pen down these lines today, it is almost 17 months since nations world over started announcing “Lockdowns”. Although most of us are now familiar with terms like “Quarantine” , “Lockdown”, “Corona – Covid-19 Pandemic”, “Social distancing”, “Hand sanitizer” … Continue reading Anthropology: Mental Health and the Psychosocial Effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic

A photograph inside of the Grand Gallery, a space within the Great Pyramid of Giza.

The Pyramids of Giza: Ancient Cemeteries or Science Marvel?

Introduction to the Pyramids around the world The above pictures depict some of the popular Egyptian Pyramids. The Pyramid is a three dimensional geometric figure. It consists of a square base and four equilateral triangular sides. There have been numerous … Continue reading The Pyramids of Giza: Ancient Cemeteries or Science Marvel?

Tracing Common Cultural Ancestry Between India and South Korea

Do South Koreans and Indians possibly share an ancestral relation? Let us dig into a bit of history now! Have you ever wondered why there is so much of K Drama and K Pop craze in India? It is because more than any other country, Korea, especially South Korea, has a deep-rooted historic relationship with India in general, the historical part of India in particular. The legend dates back to about 2000 years ago, when a South Indian princess named Seembavalam /Suriratna (popularly known by her Korean name, Heo Hwang Ok) was married to a South Korean prince, Kim Suro. … Continue reading Tracing Common Cultural Ancestry Between India and South Korea