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Delightful Karadaiyan Nombu

Must take the opportunity to re-state the rationale of the ‘Nombu’ ritual, as understood by me. ‘Brahman’ (Absolute Reality) for no known reason desired to create the ‘phenomenal Universe’, it meditated, the outcome was ‘heat energy’, which in turn created … Continue reading

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The Secrets of the Vedas – India Has Lost It…

“The wealth of the indifferent will be appropriated by the shameless” I believe India has lost it, intelligent and inquisitive people in the west are beginning to look into our ancient wisdom, encouraged by the condescending references made here and … Continue reading

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How Sri Krishna Winds Up Sojourn On Earth

The concluding portions of Srimad Bhagavatham chronicles Sri Krishna’s plans to wind-up his sojourn on Earth to re-establish Dharma. Anxious to wind-up his clan and return to where He belonged, He sets up his own son Samba (with his meddling … Continue reading

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Does Raghuram Rajan live in a Cuckoo World?

I read the news “Rajan has bad news for savers: Deposit rates set to fall” What Rajan says makes a lot of sense, in ‘economic theory’. I doubt if even his father, a retired bureaucrat, would give him pass marks. … Continue reading

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About returning awards…

I have always been against these awards being given by the Government. I know many are bought for money, or other favours. A Sachin Tendulkar getting Bharat Ratna while a Tarun Das who put Indian Industry on the World Map … Continue reading

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Unless The Bihari Changes, Bihar Cannot Change – Bihar Doomed….?

I learnt in my Economics, sixty-five years ago “one can lead a horse to the water, thousands cannot make it drink”. This applies to Bihar very aptly. Unless and until, the Biharis themselves resolved to go only for a development … Continue reading

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Is Punjab a ‘country within a country’ ?

Has Punjab always been a ‘country with a country’?  My take … Ranjit Singh , a one-time king – he lived only in his harem – never ruled, yet he was king.   It is no different now.   All laws of India apply there, but … Continue reading

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