Of all the Sanskrit sholkas I know, the Guru Mantra resonates most with me. It says — ॐ Guru Brahma, Guru Vishnu Guru Devo Maheshwara Guru Shakshat Parabrahma Tasmai Shri Guruvey Namaha ॐ Here it is in Devanagari: And my… Read More ›
Month: July 2015
Former President of India, Mr APJ Abdul Kalam, passed away on 27th July, 2015. He was 83 years old. It is indeed a sad day for the millions of Indians who hold him in high regard and genuine affection…. Read More ›
This is from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations  by Adam Smith (1723 – 1790), the great Scottish moral philosopher and the granddaddy of classical economics.
An old legal aphorism advises young lawyers that “If you have the facts on your side, pound the facts. If you have the law on your side, pound the law. If you have neither on your side, pound the table.”… Read More ›
Aaskash, the “iPad Killer”, vaporware that the idiot Kapil Sibal promoted, has quietly evaporated in March 2015. Hindustan Times reports “India’s low cost ‘Aakash’ tablet project closed in March”