Be in the shoes of the Guru

World is in transition. Natural resources are depleting while life is becoming tougher by the day. At the same time affluence is making our children softer, less resilient, and unable to handle deprivation- turning into an instant gratification society. As a result children are susceptible to depression and suicide. Rural India still does not have [...]

Not Proud to be a Slum dog

A two hundred strong crowd had assembled around in a semicircle to watch half a dozen ‘Goras’ wearing dirty tattered  clothes, squatting on the ground with their hats turned upside down and a couple of placards saying “Please give us some money to go back home….we are broke”. It was beginning of the sixties and [...]