In Indian polity, there were two kinds of wars – Dharmayuddha and Kutayuddha. There were three kinds of victories in a war. Dharmavijay, Lobhavijay and Asuravijay. Dharma-Vijay is the outcome of Dharmayuddha. The inscription from Asoka’s XIII edict says ‘conquest by morality’. According to Kautilya (Chanakya), Dharma-Vijay meant that the conquering king would avoid war […]
2019 rains Political Entertainment. Vivek Oberoi starrer Biopic, ‘PM Narendra Modi’, first look out now
Most Awaited Biopic, on the life of our 14th Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi, first look released on 7th January 2019, Monday. Film title, ‘PM Narendra Modi’, starrer Vivek Oberoi, directed by Omung Kumar, produced by Sandip Ssingh and co-produced by Suresh Oberoi opt to release soon this year. First poster unveiled by Maharashtra CM […]
Dr. Manmohan Singh was the 13th Prime Minister of India and during his tenure there were many situations where questions arose whether he was really a right candidate for this position or he just an Accidental Prime Minister? Dr. Singh’s erstwhile media advisor Mr. Sanjaya Baru has written a book in him which is not […]
After the Vidhansabha 2018 elections’, it resulted once again in an intolerance debate initiated by Naseerudin Shah. Why Naseerudin had to speak on intolerance all over again? On this, the famous filmmaker & best seller author Mr. Vivek Agnihotri was asked for his reactions. Mr. Vivek Agnihotri who has been extensively travelling all across India […]
Yesterday 2018 Vidhansabha elections result declared and I thought of a movie title – Rama Rama Kya he Drama released in 2008. Well, that movie has nothing to do with the election or politics or results, but the title of the movie is, according to me, most suitable one for the present phenomenon of Indian […]
“My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.” – Adlai Stevenson (31st Governor of Illinois and United Nations ambassador 1961- 1965) Above is the line having much depth in meaning; I recall this line because recently I came across an incident where a public intellectual has to […]
Today is the Election Day. A huge number of people are going to decide the fate of governance, policy and socio-economic- political fate in their states. I travel extensively and keep in touch with people I meet. For last few months everyone is discussing politics and I am sure for next few months, leading to […]
Indian Woman plays the most important part in our society yet she is the most ignored member of our society. It’s entirely our choice whether we want to see Sati with pity or celebrate her as Shakti.
By calling him an youth icon, you are insulting millions of Indian youth/students who at this very moment are studying hard and getting prepared to create wealth and repay their motherland by getting her Azadi from poverty and ‘traders of poverty’.
In the summer of 1989, with few childhood friends, I was camping in a jungle near Bhopal. We were lying on cots under a peepal tree, looking at the skies, fighting last night’s hangover. Few birds were flying. My friend, Pawan, like Bond, took out his air gun and shot a bird. Excited with adventurism, […]