Post-Modernism is an ideology which came up right after the industrial revolution, it's an ideology which is based on the basic tenant that there is no meta narrative, all knowledge is partial and nothing is absolute. It first emerged in the art and literary circles and then slowly spread to other spheres. Post-Modernists believe that… Continue reading Is Post-Modernism still relevant?
Audi Alteram Partem While the title of this piece is a famous Legal phrase translating to 'Listen to the other side', this piece isn't related to Law in any way at all, this piece is more about humans and the urgent need to hear the other side. (Audi alteram partem (or audiatur et altera… Continue reading Audi Alteram Partem
Last Christmas I wrote a small passage of what I'd like from Santa- Dear Santa This year I hope you're kind to those without homes, to those without food and to those stuck in war zones, I hope you give peace to the kids stuck in wars, I hope you help those in the periphery… Continue reading Let’s make this world a better place
India is Gandhi, Patel, Shashtri and Nehru India is Sadbhavna, Satya, Swaraj and Ahimsa India is Kashi, Kali, Jaganath and Meenakshi India is Shivaji, Akbar, Ashoka and Babur India is St. Francis Xavier, Sri Krishna and Sheik Salim Chishti She is the towering figure of Indira, Vajpayee and Rajiv, India is the snow capped Himalayas, She… Continue reading She’s India
Indian elections are loud, vibrant, colorful, and huge affairs with large amounts of money spent, this year, however, witnessed an election which was marred with hate speech, petty mudslinging and several incidents of political violence, political discourse hit new lows everyday and the country was sharply divided into two groups of people who were… Continue reading The Election is over.
Dear politicians Elections are just around the corner, the news waves are filled with election news, the newspapers carry huge advertisements issued by political parties, huge banners can be found across cities and towns asking people to vote for development , progress, peace and strong leadership, pollsters are publishing numerous opinion polls every day,… Continue reading An open letter to Indian Politicians from the young!