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see HinduismHinduism
, Western term for the religious beliefs and practices of the vast majority of the people of India. One of the oldest living religions in the world, Hinduism is unique among the world religions in that it had no single founder but grew over a period of 4,000 years in
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Ganesha

wisdom god having a human body and an elephant head. [Hindu Myth.: Leach, 440]
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Among the total number of 48 respondents of Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, 66.67 percent are male and 33.33 percent are female.Out of 28 respondents of Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College 78.58percent are male and 21.42 percent are female.The total number of 32 respondents Aarupadai Veedu Medical College68.75 percent are male and 31.25 percent are female.Among the total number of 42 respondents of Sri Venkateswara Medical College, 52.38 percent are male and 47.62 percent are female.
Among 33 participants including 22 CRRIs (66.7%) and 11 PG (33.3%) residents, which includes 2 from every academic year from Department of Internal Medicine from Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College, Pudhucherry, were enrolled in our study.
(1) Department of Physiology, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, India, (2) Department of Community Medicine, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, India
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The present study was done at the Department of Community Medicine (DCM), Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital.
The study was conducted in the Department of Microbiology, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, India.
(5) Department of Physiology, Sri Manukula Vinayagar Medical College & Hospital, Kalitheerthalkuppam, Puducherry, India
Rathina Vinayagar Koil is a 75-year-old temple situated in the heart of the city where thousands of devotees visit it almost daily.
(1) Department of Community Medicine, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, India, (2) Department of Nephrology, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry, India
The patients attending the OPD of Department of ENT and also patients referred from other departments of Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital formed the subjects for our study.