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A country of the bullies, for the bullies and by the bullies

A few years back, the Khap Mahapanchayat of Haryana had declared to stop the supply of milk and other eatables to Delhi till their demand for amendment in the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, effecting a ban on marriage of youths … Continue reading

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Saamarthya : The Ultimate Thing in the Worldly Life

Centuries back, Goswami Tulsidas asserted –‘Samrath Ko Nahin Dosh Gosaain’, namely, the mighty is always right, no-one can find any fault with him. Today when a major portion of my life is over, I can do nothing but agree to … Continue reading

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The Kakori Conspiracy : The Light-House of Indian Secular Patriotism

Today is the martyrdom day of three great patriots – Pandit Ramprasad Bismil who was executed in the Gorakhpur jail, Ashfaqullah Khan who was executed in the Faizabad jail and Thakur Roshan Singh who was executed in the Allahabad jail … Continue reading

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What you don’t know how to do only is difficult

It’s a well known fact on this forum that I am a great fan of Hindi novelist Surendra Mohan Pathak. In one of the novels of his popular Sunil Series – ‘Ghar Ka Bhedi’, his ever optimistic brain-child Sunil asserts … Continue reading

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Iron Man and Iron Lady

Today is a day belonging to two stalwarts of the Indian politics as well as the Indian history. Today, the Iron Man of India – Sardaar Vallabhbhai Patel was born and today only is the sacrificing day of Mrs. Indira … Continue reading

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Son firing crackers at father’s Guru’s residence on Diwali

Today is the festival of Diwali. On this occasion, I happen to remember a Diwali that had come eleven years ago, i.e., in 2006 when myself and my little son (who was only 3 years old then) had visited the … Continue reading

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The sentimental festival of the Indian ladies

Today is Karva-Chauth. The fourth day of the Krishna-Paksh (dark-fortnight) of the Indian Panchaang (calendar). Indian married ladies have a sentimental attachment with this festival and putting it straight, it is their festival only. It underscores their affection for their … Continue reading

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