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Beyond Communal Lines

I saw, I felt, I wrote – based on a real life incident.

“Musafir hoon yaroo, na ghar hai na thikana; Mujhe chalte jana hai..baas chalte jana.”

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গৌতম বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়

গ্রামের পাঠশালায় পণ্ডিতমশাইয়ের কাছে পড়ে চতুর্থ শ্রেণিতে বৃত্তি পেলেন আমার মা। পণ্ডিতমশাই মায়ের ‘রানি’ নামের আগে ‘বিদ্যা’ বসিয়ে নামকরণ করে দিলেন বিদ্যারানি। ব্রাহ্মণ পরিবারের গৃহবধূ, সকাল সন্ধ্যা ঠাকুরঘরে কাটানো আমার মা, উনুনপাড়ে একহাতে খুন্তি, অন্য হাতে শরৎ বা বিভূতি নিয়ে বললেন, দেখো বাবা, আমি কি বুঝি না, পাঁঠা খেলে দোষ নেই, আর গরু খেলে দোষ?

What made you pissed off today?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon:

It’s something that has been building up over the past week. Today, I just lost my temper and decided to write about it, which seems to be the best way to get it out of my system. 1,097 more words

India

Ramadhan Musings 4

– The message of a flying bird –

Have you ever thought over the flight of a bird? Is it so imperative that it has to fly?  1,720 more words

Education

Hindu Muslim Unity: Sikh engineer creates Ramadan app

Though Sikhism is a distinct religion separate from Hinduism and Islam, we are sharing this story in the spirit of communal harmony

Kuldeep Singh Saini, a mechatronics engineer developed the app Ramadan 2016 which helps keep a track of the direction of prayer, iftar (meal after sunset), sehri (pre-dawn meal), prayer timings, and has been downloaded more than 500,000 times. 104 more words

Communal Harmony

Other too many

Why are there only narratives of feeling ‘the Other’? Of social tags marring the persona of the individual in front; of community ghettos in our cosmopolitan cities? 669 more words

Society

Solution to the biggest communal issue in India

We all know that India is a land of diversities. Different cultures, communities, religions, languages, etc. makes our Nation. Even though there is a diversified nature when we looked upon this nation, one binding force which is called ‘unity’ is keeping hold of these diversified forces to make one stable nation called ‘India’. 572 more words

Communal Harmony