The Kerala Story……stoking communal passions….

Do not judge a book by its cover , similarly never believe the name of a film as the truth of its contents. For me who is born Keralite the name of this film The Kerala story hurts. That’s because it’s not a Kerala story, it’s the story of ISIS, it’s a story perhaps commonContinue reading “The Kerala Story……stoking communal passions….”

Happy Easter to all my brethren …

Old Testament Resurrection Prophecies“Your dead shall live; their bodies shall rise. You who dwell in the dust, awake and sing for joy! For your dew is a dew of light, and the earth will give birth to the dead.” (Isaiah 26:19) “And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake,Continue reading “Happy Easter to all my brethren …”

World health day. 7th April 2023 …1979 theme repeated.

In 1948, the WHO held the First World Health Assembly. The Assembly decided to celebrate 7 April of each year, with effect from 1950, as the World Health Day. Ever since every year this day is celebrated as world health day. WHO has introduced newer strategies each year to help improve mankind’s health and demolish his suffering.Continue reading “World health day. 7th April 2023 …1979 theme repeated.”


The Sunday before Easter. The start of the holy week. The day Jesus entered Jerusalem on a donkey. The day of triumph when Jesus was welcomed into Jerusalem by people who placed their cloaks on his path, an affirmation of their submission and acceptance of Jesus, they also placed palm branches ( symbol of triumph)Continue reading “PALM SUNDAY”

बूड : उपेक्षेचा तळ……डॉक्टर करंबेळकर राजेंद्र

बूड : उपेक्षेचा तळ(वाचन वेळ: सुमारे* पाच मिनीटे)…(* सुमार लेखन आहे म्हणून….) “बिनबुडाचे आरोप शोभणारे नाहीत”“एका सन्माननीय सुसंस्कृत कुटुंबातील व्यक्तीकडून (म्हणजे देवेंद्राकडून) हे आरोप करणारे विधान होईल ही अपेक्षा नव्हती”…. इति-दुसरी सन्माननीय व्यक्ती (म्हणजे ताई). वर्तमान पत्रातलं बातमीचं हे शिर्षक वाचून गंमत वाटली. मनात आलं. बिनबुडाचे आरोपच काय पण बिनबुडाचं दुसरं कुठे काय शोभतं ?Continue reading “बूड : उपेक्षेचा तळ……डॉक्टर करंबेळकर राजेंद्र”

Woman’s Day #EmbraceEquity

Daughter, sister, wife, mother, sister in law, daughter in law, aunt,mother in law, grandmother,great grandmother…in whatever stage of life they are….they are, have been and always will be venerated world over. Be it Mata Durga or Mother Mary, women have always been venerated,respected and worshipped. Introduced by the German lady Clara Zetkin in 1910 ,Continue reading “Woman’s Day #EmbraceEquity”

Suicides….are they justified??

A farmer commits suicide…poor crop prices or poor harvest. A buisness man…..heavy losses. A lover…..jilted or unsuccessful love story. A politician….. depression or can’t face failure. A patient…fed up with life of treatment. A student…… examination failure. A parent….unable to make ends meet. Another patient….. psychological problem. The list goes on. Every day various peopleContinue reading “Suicides….are they justified??”

HATE….The word that should be deleted from mankind’s dictionary

If you could permanently ban a word from general usage, which one would it be? Why? HATE….is one of the words that I believe should be banned from general usage…not just the word…the feeling of hate should be dissolved totally. Among all feelings for each other, it is the worst. Hate creates sorrow, it sowsContinue reading “HATE….The word that should be deleted from mankind’s dictionary”

The Indian farmer…a most neglected category

Recently the news appeared in many papers and social media. A farmer travelled 70 kilometres with his 512 kg of onions produce to the  (Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee (APMC). was rewarded with 2.49paise after mandatory deductions for loading, transport, labour etc. The trader  had purchased his onions at Re 1 a kg.The payment too wasContinue reading “The Indian farmer…a most neglected category”