There was a girl of 8 or 10 I had met years back when Pandit Jasraj had picked her up from her village since she had something in her, a spark for music.He took care of her totally in their house while teaching her music.Today, I heard her at a concert and I believe she […]
Can we do something, together?
The status of the elderly in today’s society is pathetic. The need to feel needed is an important human need for a dignified life and they are becoming increasingly irrelevant in this context. I see this as an increasing kind of abuse where an entire class of people is becoming irrelevant. Their conventional social roles […]
The condition of the elderly is a matter of great concern..Sometimes, one feels some are just biding their time until the inevitable..and these are people who have been great contributors to the various hues of life.no real roles to play in increasingly nuclear situations…the human need to feel needed missing from their lives…yet another social […]
Was just remembering Bhaskar Save today…Undoubtedly, one of the most natural and sustainable process adherents I have met…Yet to come across another model in farming where water table actually increases…Unfortunately, could not do much with him on a wider scale…lack of intent in the powers that be.Remember trying to convince the planning commission a few […]
The need for wellness….
A contemporary global icon in training had rightly said, State is more important than skills for success. How often we tend to forget this…we spend all our energies in cultivating, developing and enhancing our skills base.But the state at which we operate remains dismal. Thus we have IIT/IIM students with severe emotional problems; we have […]