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Is Euthanasia considered morally right?

Is Euthanasia considered morally right? Is it acceptable under certain conditions, for example, if a person is in extreme pain?
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What is the name of the Yajna which is capable of curing diseases?

Tembe Swami or Vasudevananda Saraswati in his Dwisahastri Teeka says through the following procedures diseases can be cured. पूर्वजन्मकृतं पापं व्याधीरूपेण पीडते । तच्छान्तिरौषधैर्दानैर्जपहोमसुरा...
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Which Hindu god should be prayed to in order to get good health?

Which Hindu god (s) should be worshiped for achieving good health?
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Are there any unhealthy situations for Pandavas or Krishna in Mahabaratha?

Are there any situations in Mahabaratha where either Krishna or any Pandava is/are affected with disease or faced unhealthy situation ? If there are no such instances, are there any slokas saying ...
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Blowing Nose as Pranayama [closed]

I was taught a method of pranayama that involves sharply exhaling from each nostril in turn a number of times. When I was blowing my nose this morning it occurred to me that this action was similar to ...
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Any good book about ayurveda?

I just discovered some benefits of ayurveda but I do not know almost anything about this; and in order to live better I would like to arrange my routine (food, time, habits, etc.) as it is prescribed ...
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Are there mantras that should be chanted by me for curing a person (not me)?

My teacher is in a very critical condition and i want to pray for his health, but I don't know which mantras should be chanted at this time for healing him. I know about the Mahamritunjaya mantra ...
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Aspects of Jyotisha - Medical astrology

How is Jyotisha used to predict the level of health of a person? How are Rashis, Bhavas, Grahas etc. correlated with a person's physical well-being? Also, how is Jyotisha related to Ayurveda?
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What does Hinduism say about Mental Disorders? How do we overcome them?

For example in my case: Serious and self-conscious most of the times. Problem maintaining eye contacts and talking to people. Lack of close relationships. I often have a sense of "what is all this ...