Culture Wars

Origin Of Interest

Assume you have four apples. Assume your neighbour has five oranges. Assume that today’s rate is that four apples are equal to five oranges (introducing medium of exchange, money, will not change anything.). Now if your neighbours says that he

Delhi Pollution: Blame Not PM10, But CPM70

Where is Dalmia Nagar? Any Delhite knows where is Dalmia Nagar? Kolkata trains pass the place at night, so I doubt any Delhites know the place. It is a ghost town on the Delhi-Kolkata route via Grand Chord (The rail

Leftism, Migration, And The Fate Of Civilisation

Few days ago, there were reports in media that Rohingyas and Bangladeshis were travelling to Kerala in large numbers. Why Kerala? Nobody asked why Kerala. In ‘90s,, a Bengali contractor told me,”The day we get a contract in Bengal, local

“Celebrity Industry”: How Indians Are Chasing A Mirage

This year, Indian e-retailers raked in Rs 15000 crores during their recent festive sales. “Fashion was the biggest in terms of the units shipped. Fashion was also the biggest category in terms of acquiring new customers with 63 per cent

The Shrinking Of Hindu Brain

What distinguishes Homo Sapiens from other animals? From Great Apes? Physically Homo Sapiens are one of the weakest animals, with little to defend themselves- no claws, no venomous bite, no great capacity to outrun the predators. Still we are ruling

World Hindu Congress: A Report

Over at OPINDIA, Dr Omendra Ratnu has a report on World Hindu Congress recently held in Chicago: “After attending the first World Hindu Conference in 2014, Hindus all over the world were looking forward to the World Hindu Congress, 2018 (WHC) with a

C K Raju And Discovery Of India

C K Raju is a mesmerising person. A polymath, he is described by the wikipedia page on him as under: “Dr. Chandra Kant Raju (born 7 March 1954) born in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India is a computer scientist, mathematician, educator, physicist and polymath researcher. He is affiliated with the Centre for Studies in Civilizations in New Delhi. He

Why Dollar Is Rising Against Rupee

Assume that the US is an isolated territory, a separate planet. Assume that every dollar is a gold coin of one gram. And there is no silver in the US. Assume that all gold has been mined and melted into

Venezuela Goes Under, Sunk By The Leftists

वेनेजुएला में महँगाई दर 10,00,000% प्रतिवर्ष हो गयी है।याने वस्तुओं के दाम हर अठारह दिन में दुगने हो जाते है। भारत में पिछली सरकार में अर्थशास्त्री प्रधानमंत्री जब नोट छापकर चहेतो में लोन बाँट रहे थे तो पहंगाई दर चौदह

Indian Parenting: Raising The Dependent Children

मैंने कई वर्ष पहले Discovery चैनल पर एक documentary देखी थी, शेरों के झुंड पर। Documentary बनाने वाला दल कई साल तक उसी झुंड के साथ रहा था। उसमें उन्होंने एक तथ्य देखा था व उस पर चर्चा भी की