What would’ve happened if M.K. Gandhi was assassinated by the British?

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By Sunil Kumar What makes you think the British didn’t have some indirect role to play in his assassination? Winston Churchill openly favoured Jinnah and the Muslims, disliked Gandhi who he had once dismissed as a ‘half-naked’ fakir visiting the …

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In Jalliawala Bagh incident, did General dyer obey orders of British empire or did he act based on his wisdom?

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By Sunil Kumar Colonel Reginald Edward Harry Dyer also known as the ‘Butcher of Amritsar’ was a loyal servant of the British Empire. Although he was widely known as “General Dyer”, in reality he was not so. He was only …

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¿Quién fue la chica más rara que has conocido y por qué?

By Sunil Kumar La chica más extraña o más singular que he conocido, una pregunta interesante. Con el debido respeto hacia las mujeres y las niñas, ha habido una parte de las extrañas con las que he interactuado. Esto no …

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Who gives Moksha?

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By Sunil Kumar The definition and meaning of Moksha depends on your belief system. From the original Sanskrit root to set free or liberate, moksha attained profound levels in practically every Indic religion where it meant that one was to …

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Isn’t it odd that the “Statue of Unity” has been given an English title when names like “Broach”, “Bombay”, “Baroda”, “Calcutta” and others have been removed to pacify nationalists?

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By Sunil Kumar This is a non-issue and descriptive of the trivial time-wasting frivolity modern Indians indulge in. What else could the government have named the statue in English? Before you label me as subscribing to a particular ideology, kindly …

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Was ist die tiefgründigste Lehre der Bhagavad Gita?

By Sunil Kumar Wie Sie vielleicht wissen, ist die Bhagavad Gita buchstäblich das Lied des Herrn. Als Shri Krishna auf dem Schlachtfeld von Kurukshetra mit Arjuna sprach, war dies nicht nur eine Botschaft an den großen Krieger, der vor der …

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Com’è frequentare il Festival della letteratura di Jaipur?

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By Sunil Kumar Posso rispondere a questa domanda come ho partecipato al Festival della letteratura di Jaipur 5 volte, 2012, 2013, 15, 17 e quest’anno 2019. Sentimenti contrastanti riguardo a questo autoproclamato “più grande spettacolo sulla terra”. Certo, le prime …

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नरेंद्र मोदी बद्दल तुमचे निष्पक्ष मत काय आहे?

By Sunil Kumar मला वाटत नाही श्रीमान नरेंद्र मोदी यांचे निष्पक्ष दृष्टिकोन असणे शक्य आहे. भारत हा एकमात्र देश आहे जो भाषा, जात इ. वर इतकी विभागणी करण्यासाठी पुरेसे दयनीय आहे. नोबेल पुरस्कार विजेते लेखक व्ही. एस. नायपॉल यांनी म्हटले …

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What is it like to attend the Jaipur Literature Festival?

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By Sunil Kumar I can answer this question as I’ve attended the Jaipur Literature Festival 5 times, 2012, 2013, 15, 17 and this year 2019. Mixed feelings about this self-proclaimed ‘largest show on earth.’ Admittedly, first experiences are often the …

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Who do you like better, Hercule Poirot or Sherlock Holmes? And why?

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By Sunil Kumar Tricky question, but simple answer. I like both of them, but Sherlock Holmes definitely ranks higher in my mind. Reasons- Probably because I read ‘The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes’ earlier, when I was 10 years old, and …

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