Speaking at Inaugural Session of Headstart Calicut

It was a lucky opportunity to inaugurate Headstart in Kozhikode city at IIM campus. My talk focussed on the experience as an entrepreneur and some of the insights that might be useful for a person who is taking the plunge to entrepreneurship = nation building. Read news coverage: MBA universe

Villans behind Jallikattu Ban

At this point of time most of us are aware of the sport, the need for the same thanks to a show of strength by people in Tamil Nadu. However not many are aware of the villains behind the ban. This article aims to unravel the sinister people and organisation that caused the ban. Some…

Readings on the debunked “Aryan Invasion Theory”

Lots of articles and materials have come our recently that have bunked the “Aryan Invasion Theory” propounded by the British colonial power to subjugate the natives. The list of various sources are provided for easy reading: B.B. Lal – No Evidence for Warfare or Invasion – Aryan Migration too is a Myth B.B. Lal – Vedic…

Summary of “Breaking India” – Rajiv Malhotra

First part of the excellent book by Rajiv Malhotra and Aravindan Neelakandan – Breaking India. 1 Indian civilisation is facing lot of breaking-India forces that stokes the  built-in tendencies to fragment. The forces include Islamic, Communist and Evangelical church. The built-in tendencies to fragment include: India’s large poor Social injustice some originated within Indian society…

The Myth of Cheraman Perumal Conversion to Islam

There are many writings that that list out the fraud perpetrated by Islamic scholars and historians to bring credence to the imaginary tale associated with the so called “oldest mosque in India” in Kodungallur. Some of these are compiled here: Website: Rakesh Krishnan Simha – Real Truth on India’s Gift to Saudi King on the…

Summary of “The Ocean of Churn” – Sanjeev Sanyal

Sanjeev Sanyal’s latest book, “The Ocean of Churn” is a great book for every one who needs to understand the importance of Indian Ocean and the intertwining of people in the region that shaped the human history. It is also a must-read for every Indian who needs to get the correct perspective of India’s contribution…

The imaginary visit of St. Thomas to India

There are many writings that list out the fraud perpetrated by the churches in South India to propagate the false story of St. Thomas visiting India and eventual death (which keeps changes with each new story). Some of the info are compiled here: Websites: Vikram Aditya – The Myth of St. Thomas – 1 Tejaswi…

Summary of “Mother Teresa: The Untold Story” – Aroup Chatterjee

Mother Teresa’s contribution Mother Teresa right from the time she fled Albania to her death, remained a missionary, and demonstrated an astute ability to play to the gallery to further her aims. Destroyed Calcutta’s image in the mind of people outside India by propagating false stories and statistics to further her missionary cause. Made fool…

Activist Judges and Judicial Overreach

There has been lot of judges and their ridiculous judgments. Some of the most infamous ones and their alleged vested interests. Altamis Kabir – Son of a prominent Congress leader Jehangir Kabir from W. Bengal. On last day of his tenure, delivered judgement against NEET, along with Vikramjit Sen, which supported private medical colleges and…

Fallacy of Cars mileage in km/l

We are so much used to assessing the fuel economy of a car in terms of km/l that the need to correct this distortion has arisen. Let me start with a hypothetical case of two individuals who decides to make the switch of the car they are using: Remi was driving an SUV with a…