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The 3 Stage process

Working hard to stand out is the first step.
Blending to realise the Average is the next.
Diving to the Core bottom inside is the last and final step .
Only to follow up with the standing out effort.
That is Growth - always Cyclic!

Local Governance

A State-Society conversation...

Just like the way we tend to see the inter connectivity & relationship between various life forms in Organic cultivation, we need to have a critical look and assess the current state of relationship between our own State and the Society & all the connecting nodes within this entire spectrum.

From dynastic to the democratic model, the hierarchical pyramid disseminating Authority & governance/control hasn't changed. Its just that in the recent times, the lower level nodes has lost its relevance/control due to lack of awareness & participation.

The local governments role has eroded in the recent years due to public apathy (arising out of lack of advocacy). In spite of the fact that 25 years has passed since the constitutional amendments 73 and 74 has been ratified, adding the third leg (the local government) to the Indian federal Polity, its implementation has been a story of complete neglect. The importance of district an…

Role of Public Institutions

This Post by Sri Devesh Kapur summarizes many things in the society today:

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/interview/weak-public-institutions-best-way-to-ensure-social-injustice/article19359850.ece

And the best of all is the title of the article - ‘Weak public institutions best way to ensure social injustice’ :-)

Purpose

Science (Intelligence) is the Key
Religion (Love) is the Door
If the Door is removed, the key becomes useless
& You have Nowhere to go
& No purpose to live!

The 3 Ingredients

THINK. WORK. LOVE.Future belongs to those who can master these Three.
The Order and Quantum may vary, but the ingredients remain a Necessity, as Nature's Law.
(The 18 chapters of Bhagwat Gita highlight this truth thoroughly)

Directional Relevance

Wanting Things is a form of Misery.
Happiness in Western Culture is about wanting something & getting it. But Craving is never ending. So, as long as we look at Western Culture as the model of Growth, our sufferings will persist. And to change our direction of Growth in today's globalized world is like steering a 40 feet truck for a U-turn.  It can happen when all beings including Humans can collectively work towards it!
Happy Ugadi 2017!

Nurturing to Deserve

By Nurturing something, you earn the right to reap the benefits from it.

Nurturing a Plant, a Family or a Nation is all equally challenging and interesting. Choose the one that gives you Happiness today. 

Entrepreneurship

There are two kind of Entrepreneurs in the world today.
One who works for welfare of the others by generating more wealth
One who works for the welfare of others by sacrificing personal belongings and interests.
In today's world of natural resources scarcity, The future belongs to the latter, I suppose.
Nevertheless, the definition of Entrepreneurship is never gonna change over time all all. Entrepreneurship is all about working for the welfare of Others, I realize!
It's definetly not about the first to arrive. But the last one to stand!