It doesn’t matter whether I am a Hindu or a Muslim…. I am an Indian First

By Darshan Mondkar There was a time in India when Celebrities were not scared to take a stand. There was a time when people came out to speak for togetherness….. For One India. There was a time when voices that could make an impact came forward to put themselves as Indians First, irrespective of their […]

Kathua Judgement: Justice for Asifa, but we need to introspect more

6 out the 7 accused in the Kathua rape-murder case of an 8 year old little girl have been convicted. The special court has convicted the 6 accused including Sanjhi Ram (the mastermind), Deepak Kahjuria, Surinder Verma, Pravesh Doshi, Tilak Raj and Anand Dutta Verma. The Kathua rape-murder case was unique in many aspects. A […]

Nazaria – Book 3: Story of Kashmir

“Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameen ast, Hameen ast-o hameen ast-o hameen ast.” Amir Khusro very famously wrote about Kashmir, that if there is Heaven on Earth anywhere, it definitely is in Kashmir. But is it really so? Is Kashmir really the Heaven that we all want to go to? Kashmir has been struggling for a […]

What is Hinduism? Who is a Hindu? How does one follow Hinduism?

These are some of the questions that people do not even have the answers to, but claim to be a true follower or ‘Bhakt’. People do not have a proper understanding of their scriptures, and yet blame religion for the problems in society. When in reality, the problems lie in how the scriptures get conceived […]

Done making fun of our PM Modi Ji over his digital camera and use of email in 1988? Now Read The Facts Here …..

By Darshan Mondkar Done making fun of our PM Modi Ji over his digital camera and use of email in 1988? Now Read The Facts Here ….. The moment Modi Ji said in his brilliant unscripted apolitical interview that he had used a digital camera and email in 1988, all the Anti National, Anti Digital […]

Hate will lose … Love will always Triumph in the end.

Here is a heartwarming story for you. By Darshan Mondkar 27 years ago, Roshan Lal Mawa was attacked in his shop. A pistol borne young boy had pumped four bullets into him, as he stood in his shop in Gada Kocha, Kashmir. Roshan Lal Mawa fled Kashmir to go to Delhi and settle down there. […]

Nazaria – Book 2: An Indian Hindu What is Hinduism?

Who is a Hindu? How does one follow Hinduism? These are some of the questions that people do not even have the answers to, but claim to be a true follower or ‘Bhakt’. People do not have a proper understanding of their scriptures, and yet blame religion for the problems in society. When in reality, […]

Zindagi Ke Khareeddar

By Ruchi Roy “Poetry is the lifeblood of rebellion, revolution, and the raising of consciousness.” ~ Alice Walker ZINDAGI KE BAZAAR MAI INSAANIYAT KI NUMAAYISH HAI, INSAANO KE HAATHON MAI KHARIDNE KI TAAKAT HAI, DOOR KHADI DEKH RAHI THI MAI, KAISE BECHKE ZAMEER APNA JEE SAKTA HAI KOI, LEKIN NAHI INSAAN HAI VO IMAAN NAHI […]

Sadhvi Pragya: Lies, WhatsApp Truth & Facts

By Darshan Mondkar A lot is being said about Pragya Thakur by the BJP and their Bhakts. They are making statements about the acquittal, some clean chit being given to her by the courts, some torture she had to endure when she was in prison. Even Amit Shah has made statements to that effect in […]