I consider myself fortunate to be a part of Peace March on the occasion of the International Non-Violence Day in Penang [Malaysia], history of which goes back to 4000 years, symbolizing acceptability, adaptability, harmony and unity for development, prosperity and wellbeing of one and all. As the United Nations has declared Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday, the 2nd October, as the International Non-Violence Day; a Public March…Continue
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Herstory of Dr. Neera Desai Memorial Lecture
Research Centre for Women’s Studies (RCWS) instituted of Dr. Neera Desai Memorial Lecture in memory of its founding Director and received generous donations for corpus funds from Neeraben’s friends, fellow travelers in social movements, colleagues and well-wishers in women’s studies and women’s movements.
From the very beginning Department of Economics, Gujarat Research Society and Advocate Mihir Desai have…
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Gandhiji's words about mental firmness is very important. Gandhi says"Chastity is one of the greatest disciplines without which the mind cannot attain the necessary firmness. A man who is unchaste loses stamina, becomes emasculated and cowardly.He whose mind is given over to animal passions is not capable of any great effort.
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SUICIDES : CAUSES AND CURE
By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM
A couple took their own lives when they were overwhelmed with grief because of the death of their only six year old daughter because she had contracted a deadly disease called Dengue. A tragic case indeed it was when responsible citizens, neighbours and loved ones shed tears but could not do anything to reverse the…Continue
SAM MANEKSHAW AS I KNEW HIM
By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM
Sam Manekshaw was a hero of the Indian nation. Under his command the Indian Army had defeated the Pakistan Army meat and proper in December 1971 and taken into custody over 93,ooo soldiers and civilians of Pakistan as prisoners of war( POWs in the military lingo) . The morale of an average Indian person…Continue
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I am planning to do a documentary film on Gandhiji's relevance to 21st century titled "My life is my message".
In a remarkable and praise worthy gesture , European Union governments are likely to agree in principle to give shelter to around 1,60,000 migrant refugees from crisis ridden regions such as West Asia, Africa and Afghanistan. It is reported that Germany, France and Spain would absorb the biggest number of refugees. Britain and Denmark have invoked their special rights under European Law to stay out of the system ,…Continue
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Gandhi’s visions of Gram Swaraj (i.e. self-sufficient but inter-linked village republics with decentralised small-scale economic…Continue
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Are porn websites educative and informative?
The ban on more than 500 porn websites in India has been lifted last month with a bare restriction on child porn sites as child porn is kept under screen until further notice. Not so many objections have been aroused from regular critic circles or those who wish to be “fans” of such obscene content on the web, perhaps, due to many other controversies running around the present government on various issues.
Added by Balamurali Balaji on September 6, 2015 at 8:02 — No Comments
Is opportunism rule of the day?
Man is known for creating his own world as per the changing seasons, varying conditions of life and prolific relations emerging every day. He is the most adaptive creature in the animal kingdom that could think and act according to reflexes and repulsions around him. He is hailed as the most superior being ever lived on this planet who alone can reform, re-structure and re-create the place he live. His brain has the capacity of thinking of…Continue
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