Opinion

Sunrise Over Ayodhya, Sunset Over Salman

Who is Salman Khurshid and why are millions of Indians angry with him? This appears to be a question that is haunting most who have not been following social media regularly. After all, he’s only written a book! But for those who have read his new book, Sunrise over Ayodhya: Nationhood in Our Times, or …

Why Is India Far Behind In The Arena Of Modern Inventions?

The political establishments post the 15th August 1947 ‘Transfer of Power’ are responsible for not laying  out an educational framework based on real historical facts that would have completely restored the nation’s somewhat weakened self esteem as a result of centuries long barbaric invasions and colonial oppression. In fact, right at the start of the Nehruvian …

Padma Awards 2021: Personification Of India’s Meritocracy & Inclusivity

The Padma Awards are the highest civilian honours that were constituted 67 years ago to honour Indians who have established themselves as distinguished individuals by dint of their work. This year’s Padma Awards have been remarkable and different. Padma Awards 2021 felicitate individuals for their distinguished services to humanity whilst bringing inclusivity to the foreground. Also …

‘All Political Discourse Today In France Sounds Like Debate About India’

A non-resident Indian citizen based in Paris, Akshay Bakaya has been teaching Hindi for the last 30 years to French and other foreign nationals, many of whom have made a name for themselves in diplomacy, academia and classical arts. In other words, he has been a vehicle of India’s soft power in France. He spoke to Aarti …

Lenin’s Tug Of War With Modern Physics (Part 2)

Carrying forward  the argument from the last piece on the anti-science cult of Marxists, churches suppressed science because not many discoveries had come their way and they always wanted to preserve orthodoxy. But the persecution of science by Marx and his followers was indeed a troubling revelation for me as they always portray themselves to …

Cultural Atheism Making Indian Marxists Hostile to Indian Civilisation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the installation of a giant statue of Adi Sankara at Kedarnath on November 5, 2021. On the reconstructed Samadhi of the great seer Prime Minister said, “Adi Shankaracharya’s samadhi is a supernatural view of India’s spiritual prosperity and breadth.” “The meaning of Shankar in Sanskrit is – ‘Sham Karoti Saha Shankarah’, …

The Anti-Science Cult Of Marxists (Part 1)

While I was a student of Architecture, Marxism appeared the movement and political will of rationalists. I studied the subject of “Dialectic Materialism” with utmost care and in no time turned red by thought. But with time, the realizations walked in and I could see that “Marxism” is no different than an Abrahamic Religion. Of …

India’s FabIndia Attempted To Impose Unrelatable Phrase, USA’s Target Honoured Diwali’s Essence

The Seers fashioned the Word by means of their mind Sifting it as with sieves the corn is sifted. Thus, friends may recognize each other’s friendship. An auspicious seal upon their word is set. – Rig Veda, X, 71.   Batuh: (Pupil) Oh! Dear, you have a dilemma, Sir. Nevertheless the customs that were set …

Sikhs Hurt, Angry Over Killings, But Won’t Leave Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Supinder Kour’s children are numb and her other family members inconsolable. Principal of Government Higher Secondary School, Eidgah in Srinagar, Kour was shot dead along with a non-Kashmiri Hindu teacher, Deepak Chand, last week. Speaking to The New Indian, acquaintances and other mourners at her house in Aloochi Bagh, Srinagar, said that Supinder and Deepak were …