Tag Archives: Bapu

YES, HE WAS THE MAHATMA..

Communal riots date back to the ancient times in the history of India. Hindu-Muslims riots began during the medieval period. And since then the travesty has been unabated – with varying degrees of terror and its aftermath. And that is a major reason among some defining elements due to which India is still not among the most forward nations in ...

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THE MAHATMA WILL ALWAYS REMAIN THE CONSCIENCE OF HUMANITY..

Mahatma Gandhi will always remain great because he was one among us – and he will always remain ‘the one’ among us. And for that reason – and for that reason alone – October 2 will remain the universal day of humanity – not just in India – but across the world. And the world is celebrating this spirit – ...

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NO ONE CAN OWN THE MAHATMA, GREATS LIKE HIM ARE FOR THE UNIVERSAL HUMANITY

There is a heightened competition on to own the Mahatma, the brand ‘Gandhi’. There is one group, having a huge resurgence in Indian politics taking the centrestage of governance and heading the first majority government in the country in 30 years, that is looking to make the crux of a phase of Indian history contemporary, by bypassing the period of ...

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MAHATMA GANDHI: THE WORDS SPOKEN IN 1947 AND THE ABSURD POLITICAL THEATRE OF THE DAY

Going by the political reality of today’s India, there is nothing much to write on what the Mahatma fought for, as yet another day of customary, shallow tributes to him comes and go. It would be harsh to say but many more know October 2 is Gandhi Jayanti or the birth anniversary of the Mahatma (also known as Bapu, also ...

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