SHOULD STUDENTS TAKE PART IN POLITICS?

Introduction It is not possible to give a final verdict on the question of students’ participation in active politics. Nobody expects out students to shut themselves up in the campus and keep their noses to their books all the time. They should certainly take an intelligent interest in what is happening outside and keep themselves … Read more

AGRICULTURE IN INDIA

Introduction The basic industry of India is agriculture. India is the greatest grower of sugarcane in the world and he stands next in the production of rice. In cotton, only the U. S. A. can surpass her. She is second to none in the world in the production of groundnuts. She is the biggest producer … Read more

THE PURDAH SYSTEM IN INDIA

Introduction Man is a social animal. He lives in society and follows certain traditions, customs and manners which the people of that society follow. When a certain custom has got a stronghold in the society, it becomes as strong as the habit of a person and cannot be easily shaken off The social animal, man … Read more

SWAMI VIVEKANAND

Introduction At the holy hour of dawn, six minutes before sunrise on the 12th of January, 1663 somewhere in the obscure street of Calcutta a child was born. He was called Narendra Nath then but was destined to be loved and remembered by the world and through the ages as great Swami Vivekanand. As a … Read more

RABINDRANATH TAGORE

Introduction India produced two great men during the war of independence – Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore. The Mahatma was a man of great and holy soul or spirit; Tagore was a man of great and holy heart. The Mahatma and Gurudev, as they called them each other, remained inseparable throughout life and looked upon … Read more

THE PROBLEM OF UNTOUCHABILITY IN INDIA

Introduction The country which tolerates the scourge of untouchability cannot claim to be civilized, Untouchability is the greatest social evil in India. In other countries, there is a distinction of the high and the low because of birth. Certain castes in India are considered so low that the water touched by them is considered unholy. … Read more

BIOGRAPHY OF MAHATMA GANDHI

Introduction Mahatma Gandhi, the greatest Indian born after Shankaracharya, is universally known as the father of Indian Nation. His name is immortal in the history of India and the world. Not only India but also the whole mankind is proud of him. We may hesitate to consider him a superman but we all most willingly … Read more