Scientifically, pandemic is defined as a disease widespread across the globe. In this presentation, the author posits the thought that pandemic is not just limited to bodily diseases but goes beyond this and threatens our very existence. In other words, it is very well integrated into our daily lifestyle due to our bodily needs, conditioned mind and burdened soul. Insecurity, fear, worry are some of the indications of this hidden pandemic and these do not seem curable. The only cure to this devastating pandemic is self realization which is the science of understanding the difference between body and soul. This presentation will focus on some general definitions and causes of pandemics, human state of mind and will present pathways for uplifting ourselves from this pandemic dominated society.
05:00 pm to 06:00 pm, 12 Jul
Prof. Raas Vilas Das researches at the interface of environmental process engineering and environmental microbiology. He has published more than 60 papers in journals of the status of ‘Nature Communications”, Environmental Science and Technology”, “water Research” and Scientific Reports. He the recipient of the prestigious presidential award for research in 2011 and recipient of numerous awards at the department, university and national levels.