Tuesday, May 24, 2022

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Jiddu Krishnamurti Birth Anniversary Special /The Violent Mind

As a wanderer, Jiddu Krishnamurti sought to decondition our minds. And in the age of violence, his reflections and revelations have acquired great relevance. Here is an excerpt from the lecture he delivered at the Benares Hindu University in 1969.

Satyajit Ray: The Enduring Master of World Cinema

Satyajit Ray was an enduring master of world cinema and a director without whom the landscape of filming would have remained incomplete.

A Tribute to Auteur Satyajit Ray on His Birth Anniversary

Remembering Satyajit Ray on his 99th birth anniversary | Satyajit Ray ( 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992)

Orwell’s Gandhi: A Real Person of Great Virtues and not an Enlightened Monk

George Orwell's well-know essay on his reflections on Gandhi depict his views on the world leader and his layered and complex personality.

Love as the Practice of Freedom

Without love, our efforts to liberate ourselves and our world community from oppression and exploitation are doomed

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OPINION

What it takes to be a Labourer: May Day and the Plight of the Ordinary in the National Capital

May 1st is internationally celebrated as Workers' Day marking the tremendous efforts and historic contributions of workers during the labour movement.

Digital Pedagogy: Learning with Adroit Promptness for Instant Gratification

The pandemic may have made digitalised modes of learning common but it's important to look at them with both criticality and reflexivity.

 Does Anybody Bother About Political Education?

Amid the ritualization of elections and the valorization of success stories, do we really bother to see the all-pervading decadence, and think of appropriate political education to resist the pathology of mainstream electoral politics?

On Touch, Love and Culture of Learning

A teacher narrates his experimental engagement with rural children, and reflects on the meaning of making a difference in the culture of learning.   

Gandhi, Education and Rural Reconstruction: An Abandoned Dream

Gandhi's vision of education is deeply intertwined with the idea of rural reconstruction, here is an article looking at this important issue.