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Quintessence of Upanishadic wisdom

Quintessence of Upanishadic Wisdom Marginal notes from my book-readings K.V. NARAYANMURTI Author’s foreword I have been an above-average reader of books , mostly relating to mythology and philosophy. In the course of such reading, on several occasions and contexts, I … Continue reading

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An Enigma called India

Understanding India is not easy, even famous historians have gone wrong.  Ours is an unpredictable country, the more the population, the more so. I recall the 1930s, we were less than a quarter of what we are now.  There were … Continue reading

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Not against Electoral Bonds but we need more transparency

All political activity, across the world, is funded by business, mafia, goons and corrupt practices of the governors themselves, India is no exception.  The BJP has all the vices of our saints and the politicians, only the party does not … Continue reading

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Democracy on Trial

Democracy on Trial (Written in 2014, post General elections) The Indian elections have come and gone. While they gave a very decisive mandate for good and effective governance, sans corruption, it has also thrown a dangerous possibility about our democratic … Continue reading

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The Mahatma was soft on Muslims

Yes, the Mahatma was soft on Muslims and they misused this to grow more violent and anti-Hindu.  Hindus were genuinely afraid of Muslims, across India, reason why BJP could become instantly popular when they disclosed the agenda for restoration of Hindu-pride.  Continue reading

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It is ‘mind stuff’

ADVAITA means ONE WITHOUT SECOND.   There is only Brahman, and nothing else.   Just nothing else.   Therefore, everything conceived, seen, experienced etc. is Brahman.   I am Brahman, you, he, she, the animals, the birds,the reptiles, the inanimate matter and the products, the elements, you name it, IT IS BRAHMAN.    Continue reading

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Portrayal of Lord Sri Rama

The birth-day of Sri Rama is being celebrated to-day and to-morrow 25th & 26th March, 2018 Rama was a Treta-yuga avatar of Vishnu, when the unmixed goodness of the earlier Krita (Satya) yuga got diluted by wide-spread wickedness from Indra … Continue reading

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