To start with, I must confess that I knew nothing about Gauri Lankesh till I heard the news of her brutal murder and the outrage that followed. I knew nothing about her ideology, her politics or her connections. I know that she is killed and hope and pray that the investigation is swift and her … Continue reading 21 Gun Salute for the Mahatma Gauri Lankesh – In pictures.
Today is the twenty-seventh death anniversary of former Prime Minister of India, Bharat Ratna Rajiv Gandhi. The majority of those who would read this would have shed a tear for Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, on this day. “If Central government releases one rupee for the poor, only 10 paisa reaches them.” - This tells about … Continue reading Remembering Rajiv Gandhi – Was he the worst PM of India?
An amicable, out-of-court settlement over the Ram Temple issue was a better course of action, said a bench of Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar, Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul claiming it is a sensitive and sentimental issue and it's best that it is settled amicably. This was in response to BJP leader Subramanian … Continue reading Ram Mandir at Ayodhya is inevitable! How? … time will tell.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday in Rajya Sabha referring to Ex-PM Manmohan Singh said: "No one knows the art of bathing with a raincoat on, better than Doctor Saheb." How Apt! How modest! The telling fact is that Dr. Manmohan Singh is an astonishingly dishonest person. He presided over a collection of the most heinously … Continue reading Ex-PM Manmohan Singh is a detestable Man.
Maa Saraswati (सरस्वती) is the Hindu Goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom and learning. She is a part of the trinity (Tridevi) of Saraswati, Lakshmi and Parvati. All the three forms help the trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva to create, maintain and regenerate-recycle the Universe respectively. The earliest known mention of Saraswati is in … Continue reading माँ सरस्वती – विद्या, संगीत, कला की अधिष्ठात्री देवी !!
"When I returned to my Country, I first went to Lokamanya Tilak. He appeared tall like the Himalayas. I thought it was not possible for me to scale the heights and returned. Then I went to Deshbandhu Gokhale. He appeared deep, like the ocean. I saw that it was not possible for me to gauge … Continue reading Bharat Ratna – Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya
When you sit and think about what all is wrong with India and our mindset, the question has a potential to leave you mad, without offering any solution.One of them is the one in which I am indulging right now, i.e., posing too many questions. But this time, it's more confessional in nature than a … Continue reading India fails its heroes, every time.
We are living in a time, when the moment we hear the term 'NGO' (Non Government Organization), it alerts us. Recently, the Delhi high court has advocated for toughening of licensing norms for NGOs truly observing: "most private run so called philanthropic organizations do not understand their social responsibilities. 99% of the existing NGOs are … Continue reading Humanitarian Aid International (HAI)
"Swaraj humaara janmsiddh adhikar hai" (Self-rule is our birth right) roared Tilak, the Lion of India, which inspired millions of Indians. His book Geeta-Rahasya, a classic treatise on Geeta in Marathi was written by him in prison at Mandalay in Burma. Bal Gangadhar Tilak, born as Keshav Gangadhar Tilak, on 23rd of July 1856 was … Continue reading Bal Gangadhar Tilak : The Father of Indian Unrest !!
Like any other kid, Cricket was my favorite game in my childhood. It was around the 1987 Reliance World Cup, I started following Cricket Seriously. The victory over Pakistan in the Benson & Hedges Cup, 1985 and the whole team celebrating driving an Audi on the ground, was the only other moment I remember that … Continue reading Sachinnn… Sachin! What a Player!!