September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day.
According to the British Journal the Lancet, suicide has become the leading cause of death among Indian youngsters. WHO estimates that 1.8 lakh suicides occur in India every
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According to the WHO over one million people die due to suicide every year, it is the 13th leading cause of death world over.
Suicide deaths are most commonly seen amongst teens and adults below
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Suicides have now become so commonplace that they are now the second leading cause of death amongst the youth. What drives a person to take such a radical step like suicide? If you are going through suicidal thoughts
World Suicide Prevention Day promotes worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides. Suicide is a multi-determined phenomenon that occurs against a background of complex interacting biological, social, psychological and
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Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own - Madame de Stael, Swiss author
A prayer (Sanskrit: prārthanā) can be