Thursday, April 18, 2019

Critics court

Constructive criticisms and clarifications. Readers can judge. No offense.

The Lion Guru

Why a Guru is duty bound to accept lofty praise and worship

Srila Bhakatisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur, hailed as the Lion Guru by those who know his strikingly bold presentation of Vedic philosophy, especially the teachings of...
ima chief praises mahabharata

Analysis – Medical chief says Mahabharata has the remedy to psychiatric issues

National President of the Indian Medical Association, Mr K K Aggarwal, a Padma Shri award recipient, believes that Lord Krishna, who advised Arjuna during...

Will the Large Hadron Collider Find the Unknown Anti-physics Particle?

Got used to hearing these things? I did, and for a good reason. Good not only because science is advancing but because it's advancing...

After 70 years of Hiroshima bombing did we learn anything?

As I read through the headlines as to how the world remembers the infamous Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing by the U.S., with all sympathy...

How non-compliance can destroy your customer base

The recent news of Ashley Madison hack is a classic example demonstrating the need for customers to feel confident that their financial and sensitive...

What is protecting Vijay Mallya and the likes? How long?

Once in a while we hear refreshing statements from political leaders. The latest one is from India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Commenting on a...
kalkaji a sati shaktipeeth?

Mystery surrounding Kalkaji temple in Delhi – Is it not a Sati Shaktipeeth?

Questions are being raised as to whether the present day Kalkaji temple in Delhi is indeed what it appears to be today or is...
Modi on GST rollout

GST – Ending endless confusion and deep-rooted corruption?

Finally India has done it. Enough, or more than enough, has been said and done to implement and to obstruct GST rollout in India...

Is India awaiting a massive earthquake?

Scientists suspect that a massive "fault" could trigger a cataclysmic earthquake beneath Bangladesh, parts of east India and Myanmar. The hidden fault, which has been...

Brexit – Beaten Britain or Fall of Europe?

Out of curiosity, today I Googled "Brexit" and found a whooping ~14,40,00,000 results in 0.43 seconds. Compared to that, the word "economy" returned about...

READERS' PICK

want to say no but can't?

Want to say No but not able to? Read this!

To say No to others when you are unable to or unwilling to do something can get difficult if you are too sensitive to...
forget the past pain, not the lesson

Forget the past, forget the pain, but never the lessons – A practical guide

It is said forget the pain but never the lessons you gain. It sounds like a great idea to forget the past and move...

Is Hinduism not a Religion?

I was surprised when I came across a politician's comment on Hinduism. He said that the word Hindu does not figure in Vedas and...
human origins

Science accepts Vedic version of Human origins

A new study has left the scientists dumbfounded. The findings are in sharp contrast to the ill-founded Darwin's theory of evolution. Learning about human...

What do the new World Records by ISKCON show?

In June 2015, on the first of its kind Yoga day, the world witnessed a magnificent display of Yoga in New Delhi when it...