WHERE IS MY WRISTWATCH?

There it is in the back of my bedside drawer. Have I abandoned it? Not honestly. I’m keeping it but…

THE SPIRIT OF JAMMU IN REVOLUTIONARY MARTYR UDHAM SINGH: I belong to Jammu, the city in the state of Jammu…

AN ENCOUNTER WITH DEV ANAND

-by Promod Puri An episode happened when late Dev Anand, one of the most prominent and talented Bollywood stars of…

EGO: AN OVERVIEW

(Warning: 992 words to step on this reading. 5 to 8 mts. reading) What is ego? It is the nature…

RAPE SPREAD IN INDIA:

It is disgraced and dreadful evil that is marking a permanent stain on India’s social fabric. The evil is the…

WORLD OF CHOICES

From Netflix to the menu in a Chinese restaurant, buying a car or house, vacations or vitamins, Roma tomatoes, Beefsteak…

9/11 WORLDWIDE:

9/11 is the anniversary date of a significant terrorist attack on American soil on September 11, 2001. 9/11s have happened…

News And Views

News with views is a different story. But a selective pick of news and reading it with mindset views add…

If Not Modi, Who Else?

By Promod Puri The palpable answer is no one! The dark cloud seems to have a lengthy stay. It overcasts…

Is Modi a narcissist?

As we look at his personality behaviour, especially since he came on India’s national scene as prime minister, the signs…

END THE OLYMPICS FOREVER

Hosting summer or winter Olympics is not worth the trouble or the cost and the risks involved for a hosting…

The big challenge:

The big challenge to India’s integrity, democracy and secularism is not Modi but leaving behind his legacy of Modi-Bhagats.

BEYOND LEFT AND RIGHT:

Leftist and Rightist ideologies create mindset behaviour resulting in political fanaticism. On the other hand humanism, rationalism, and being ethicist…

APRIL FOOLS’ DAY: “Life Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.”

About April 1, he remarks, “this is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four.” Another quote from him, “Ah, well, I am a great and sublime fool. But then I am God’s fool, and all His work must be contemplated with respect.”
Albert Einstein asserts: “before God, we are all equally wise, and equally foolish.”

WHY WOMEN ACTIVE IN PROTEST

Women grow as much as 80% of India’s food – but its new farm laws overlook their struggles Bansari Kamdar,…

CELEBRATING POETRY OF SAHIR LUDHIANVI THROUGH FILM MUSIC

Whereas tributes go to the man who enriched contemporary India’s literary and poetic landscape, salutations are also to the composers and artists who immortalized his lyrical genius superbly wrapped up in their musical and singing arts.

IT DOES INTRIGUE ME!

When the ongoing tragedies of human sufferings do not get A line in the poetry of poets, A page in…

All About Hinduism

by Promod Puri Why are there so many gods and goddesses in Hinduism? Why worship an idol? Is going to…

POLITICS AND RELIGION IN US PRESIDENTIAL CEREMONIES

Is the Bible or other religious volumes have ritualistic values only on such occasions. Or they offer spiritual inspirations as well. Whatever the reason is, politics has a dependency on religion both for ritualistic functioning and spiritual guidance.

READING, THINKING AND WRITING INTERCONNECTED

History tells us there have been many wise people, especially saints with divine attribution, who did not go through a voluminous reading of books. But their minds did the reading.

A VISION OF 2021 AND BEYOND

As the year 2020 departs just at the moment clock hits midnight, we welcome the arrival of 2021. Two images…

It is A Yuga Of Plenty!

A roof over our heads, for some more roofs than their heads. Enough bottled or running water for our thirsts…

REMEMBERING POET SHAILENDRA

In simple words, poet Shailendra wrote great poetry with deepest thoughts, feelings, and emotions. His ‘shikva’ meaning complaint to God…

CUBANS ON THE STREET

Communists and Leftists all over the globe are fanatically in love with Cuba’s leadership. Their only source of information about this island nation is its propaganda machinery, an effective weapon of misinformation used by authoritarian rulers.

The Essence Of Hinduism Lies On Just Two Very Basic Principles

In its theology, Hinduism generated a range of systematic ideologies covering various studies in ethical and metaphysical perceptions. Within these profound discernments, Hinduism’s outstanding feature is the doctrine of “Purusarthas,” advocating four complementary engagements in an individual’s life.

MY PASSION WITH IRONING

Taking advantage of the Black Friday shopping bargains at Walmart, we bought a long overdue ironing board. Till now, we…