This letter is written by me, Kanimozhi and Aparna two of the strong genuine BJP supporters to hardcore bhakts. Dear Bhakts, We are honest and strong BJP supporters and will continue to be so, but there is no denying that millions of honest BJP'ians are...
SINNER TERESA (PART 2) This article is written with the view of bringing the lesser known, ugly face of what India regards as kind and good hearted "Mother Teresa". For the believers, she was an icon of God's work but...
Nothing can beat India's fascination with Gods. We have the kindness to blindly turn anyone we love into an object of reverence and worship. There have been many individuals in our history, though, who were not worthy of the...
In life, Mother Teresa was an icon — for believers — of God's work on Earth. Her ministry to the poor of Calcutta was a world-renowned symbol of religious compassion. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a rare...
Introduction Religion and secularism are both hot topics of discussion in India today. With rare exceptions, commentators on all sides of the debate in India, suffer from a general malady – that of using Western terms, categories and worldviews to...
Building on Our Own Traditions It was an innocent question asked by Salma,* a pretty ten-year-old girl studying in a village school in the outskirts of Jaipur. She addressed it to Naren, a young college student and aspiring journalist, who...
A few years ago I had visited Amravati near Nagpur. An NRI I knew had for some years funded scholarships for hundreds of school going children. This was their annual meet. A day earlier we had visited an ashram...
Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, known worldwide as the Blessed Mother Teresa, is often said to be a pillar of peace. With a Nobel Prize under her belt and a legacy of charity, the results of a new study may seem...
On March 17, Marathi daily ‘Loksatta’ published an editorial critical of Mother Teresa and her works. However, the next day the editor ‘withdrew’ the editorial and also apologised for it on page one. This, when there was no palpable...
In early December 2008, 34-year-old Marcilio Haddad Andrino, a PhD in mechanical engineering from one of Brazil’s best institutes (University of Campinas) went on his honeymoon to Gramado, his wife’s hometown. There, he fell seriously ill and was driven...

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