Tag: Gau Mata

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  • The humble cow

    The humble cow

    The actual scenario is dangerous. The rise of lynch mobs is disturbing. The government has neither notified the rules in Parliament, as per the provisions of the 1960 law, nor has it renotified them after the amendments as per the Supreme Court's order. Cow vigilantism may become counter-productive if not addressed properly.

    August 5, 2019
  • Charge of the cow brigade

    Charge of the cow brigade

    Greek mythology recounts the tale of Cassandra, the daughter of King Priam of Troy. When her brother Paris took away Princess Helen from Mycenae in Greece, King Agamemnon took Cassandra as his sister-in-law. After capturing Troy and, subsequently, sharing the spoils of war, Agamemnon took Cassandra as his “share” and returned only to be treacherously …

    May 17, 2017
  • Bovine Vigilantism

    Bovine Vigilantism

    As an umbrella organisation, the Sangh Parivar is a multidimensional bouquet of entities, such as the overtly political Bharatiya Janata Party; the occupational Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh, the economic Bharatiya Jagaran Manch, the Seva Bharati in the social services sector; the gender-specific Rashtra Sevika Samiti, the religious Bajrang Dal, the educational Vidya Bharati, the socio-ethnic Vanavasi …

    August 16, 2016