DNA or Deoxyribonucleic acid
DNA symbol circa 5000 BC which became a medical symbol
DNA is often thought of as the blueprint of our body inherited from our parents and then passed in through our genes to our children. What is little known however is that there has been a knowledge of DNA for thousands of years across India and Persia, and this was used to prevent inbreeding within the population. This is known as ‘gotra‘ and families were able to trace their lineage back for many thousands of years.
The way it was practised could also be described as eugenics because it kept the population healthy. In another aspect, it is referred to as karma or memory.
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In an overcrowded world
The rationale behind dating and falling in love is to find a suitable partner to bond with so as to have and raise children and thereby perpetuate our species.
But in case you haven’t noticed, our global population is approaching 7 billion and about half of that number don’t have enough to eat. We are the only species on this planet that has such a capable mind and the ability to take control of our lives in such a way that other species cannot.
So many people think it is important to have a family that is somehow independent of the global family of humanity. It is a fact that we have a genetic predisposition to
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Do you have a soul mate and how do you know who?
One Soul – An illusion by Ines Honfi
The idea of soul mates is something many people dream about in terms of love and relationships. The subject has become immensely popular, many books have been written and many believe their soul mate is out there searching as they are.
The soul mate is loosely defined as a significant other person with whom one can intellectually relate to and empathise with, someone who seems to know what you mean when you say something and can reply in a way that makes sense to you. It is also an element of biochemistry in that your bodies
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What works, old or modern traditions?
What most people call love is a biochemical process where a person feels attracted to another person or even an idea. But marriage as a social institution is designed to provide a stable upbringing for children and the perpetuation of our species.
There are many forms of marriage with monogamy being most prevalent, but there is also polygamy and polyandry. There are also relationships where a man and impregnates a woman and then buggers off.
The Western ideal is to fall in love and live happily ever after with one’s soul mate, but this seems to very rarely happen and if it does it’s almost like winning a lottery. So what
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