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Politicians are opportunists

Irrespective of one’s political loyalties, I think we should all understand 2 things. 1) Almost all our politicians are opportunists. Nothing unites them except money and the lust of power. (a little bit of ideology, I hope?) Attached below, is a picture of the Parliamentary Affairs Minister-Ananth Kumar having a Read more…

By Vishu Arora, ago
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THE NOTHING STATE

In 1947, Pakistan attacked us in Kashmir, took away our land, and we did nothing. In 1962, China attacked us. Nothing. In 1965, Pakistan attacked us again. Nothing. 1993 bomb blasts. Nothing. 1999 Kargil. Nothing. 26/11 Mumbai. Nothing. Parliament attacks. Nothing. Punjab insurgency. Nothing. Kashmir terrorism. Nothing. LoC violations. Nothing. Read more…

By Vishu Arora, ago
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The Course of love

“We believe we are seeking happiness in love, but what we are really after is familiarity. We are looking to re-create, within our adult relationships, the very feelings we knew so well in childhood and which were rarely limited to just tenderness and care. The love most of us will Read more…

By Vishu Arora, ago
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Sikhs and Hindus: A Common Heritage,

Sikhs and Hindus: A Common Heritage, The ritual aspects of the Sikh tradition demonstrate the Hindu origins remaining in the scriptures. Many scholars have stated that the Granth contains specific references to Hindu gods such as Rama and Krishna. The gurudwaras, or Sikh temples, have always been decorated with pictures Read more…

By Vishu Arora, ago
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BASAVA JAYANTHI

Basava Jayanthi is traditionally observed by the Lingayats and is observed as a holiday in the Indian state of Karnataka. It marks the birthday of Basavanna, 12th-century poet-philosopher, and the founding saint of the Lingayat religion. It is celebrated with much pomp and gaiety all over south India, majorly in Read more…

By Rajshekhar Patil, ago