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No Sex, Meat and Pure Thoughts: Ayush Ministry's Pregnancy Advice

Remember the famous book What to Expect When You’re Expecting Paperback by Heidi Murkoff. Under similar lines, Modi goverment’s Ayush Ministry has released a new booklet for pregnant women. The booklet was launched by the Union Ayush Minister, Shripad Naik, in the run-up to the International Yoga Day on June 21.
Per booklet, expecting mothers are advised to “detach themselves from desire, anger, attachment, hatred and lust” and also “avoid bad company, be with good people in stable and peaceful condition always.”
It also advises that, “During pregnancy, women have to do self-study, should have spiritual thoughts, should read the life history of great personalities and should keep themselves in peace.”
There is lot of debate going on in the internet and TV, between many scholars, doctors and yogis on this.

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