Throughout India teachers use the ‘Question & Answer system’ of imparting knowledge, since imparting knowledge is considered synonymous with teaching.
The absence of a civil and cultivated culture of debate within the Indian democracy and the unrestrained use of derogatory and abusive discourse shall be an urgent and collective concern.
At a time when we see all sorts of violence and totalitarian tendencies in the name of nationalism, his creatively nuanced engagement with Gandhi, Nehru, Ambedkar and Tagore is immensely promising.
TRIBUTE An enormously talented and incredibly isolated Annapurna Devi bid farewell to the world, leaving behind a tremendous void in the landscape of Indian music. Her devotion and commitment and her capability to impart the knowledge of music for the generation of young musicians can hardly be negated.