Bhagvad Gita

Unto Gandhi’s Trusteeship

In formulating his doctrine of trusteeship, Gandhi was profoundly influenced by John Ruskin's Unto This Last and Other Essays. He was so impressed that he later translated the book into Gujarati with the title Sarvadaya.

Bagha Jatin: The Unsung Hero

It is unfortunate that the supreme sacrifice made by Bagha Jatin and his associates is little known outside Bengal and Odisha, although there is no dearth of well-documented historical records. Long before Independence in 1947, there was an attempt under the leadership of Bagha Jatin and Narendranath Bhattacharya better known as MN Roy et al in 1915 — during World War-I — to attain Independence through armed insurrection in cooperation with Germany

Death and After~I

One of the many questions asked by Yaksha to Yudhisthira, the eldest of the Pandavas, during a mythical conversation, was,…