Author: Rajul Tiwari

Diwali: The Brightest Night from the Sky!

Reading Time: 4 minutesRajul recounts the story of Lord Rama’s homecoming on the New Moon night of Diwali. The joy and festivities among the people of Ayodhya is revisited. Thousands and thousands of diyas were lit to help the Pushpak Viman land safely behind the king’s palace. According to festival of Diwali has been celebrated to mark this grand homecoming  of […]

Kill the Animal Within, Stop Animal Sacrifice

Reading Time: 4 minutesRajul debates against the brutal animal sacrifices in the name of religion. Such mindless brutality must stop. She cites cases of the powerful and the mighty, from the former King of Nepal to our politicians, who sacrifice animals for their selfish needs. Sacrifice is one of the traits of humanity. Love for all creatures has been preached […]

Is Women Empowerment a far cry?

Reading Time: 3 minutesRajul dwells on the issue of women empowerment in India, where the term is not understood properly. She advocates a proactive stand, where women are empowered and emancipated, in action, not words. The strong will of the society is a step in this direction, she opines. With the advent of ‘women empowerment’ in the Indian sub-continent, women […]

Of Nations and Powers

Reading Time: 4 minutesRajul takes a look at the rise and fall of powerful nations. The wheel keeps moving. New powers emerge. Nations with money power flex muscles better, she opines. Time is never stagnant. It keeps on moving and things keep on changing to match its pace. There was a time when Egyptian civilisation was considered the most powerful […]

Why is a Woman Prone to Depression?

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe pressures to perform ably at home are higher on women. They are enslaved to slog in the male-dominated society. Her complex physiology, pre-menopause and menopause, emotional vulnerability, lack of appreciation or acknowledgement contribute to make her an easy prey. Here’s a report by Rajul. Depression in women is a very common. The plight of women in some […]

‘Swachh Bharat’ and Elections

Reading Time: 3 minutesSwachh Bharat is a dream project of the Prime Minister. In Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, such projects exist only on paper. Electoral politics is very different from noble projects of the Centre.  Here’s a report.   In his Independence Day speech last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was eloquent in making the masses understand the importance of […]