I finally mustered the courage to delete Facebook, COMPLETELY. But, it is not just FAKEBOOK.. it is the fall-out of an entire philosophy and way of thinking.. Flying to Silchar in time for Amma’s birthday. Covid regulations will not allow me to smile at the …Read More
Last Sunday, I had an interesting encounter with God.. (or fraud?!!) On my way back from Rachenahalli Park, I decided to pay a visit to a rather ostentatious temple that often has some festival going on. As I paid my tributes to the various Gods …Read More
I am feeling completely confused because I am living by a completely different set of rules WITHIN and without. This becomes a HUGE problem especially when the surrounding environment insists on speaking a different language than the one you understand.
IT IS NECESSARY for all citizens of India to be able to communicate in Hindi BECAUSE we have to have a common sense of Identity. This is NOT a question of parity between languages.. our mother-tongues can vary but I would say Hindi is like the FRIENDSHIP – TONGUE while English is the FATHER tongue..!!
Not many would understand this analogy but if Hindi had a colour then I would ascribe it to the Saffron and the color green is suggestive of the heart chakra – where we find the symbols of our beliefs.
Orange is also the colour of the Second Chakra which is about love & sex.
North/South India have VERY different views about these topics..
Now you know why the language debate is so controversial..!!Read More