How Should a Ruler Behave – An Exposition from Amuktamalyada

In his Amuktamalyada, Sri Krishna Deva Raya gives his views over how a king should be, and how a king should rule. It is interesting to note that a majority of these rules are still applicable to modern day India and touches upon many of the contentious issues India is facing today.

Animal Farm: All Animals Are Equal But Some Are More Equal Than Others

“It had become usual to give Napoleon the Credit for every Successful achievement and every stroke of good fortune. You would often hear one hen remark to another, “Under the guidance of our leader, Comrade Napoleon, I have laid five eggs in six days” or two cows, enjoying a drink at the pool, would exclaim, “thanks to the leadership of Comrade Napoleon, how excellent this water tastes!”…

An Introduction to Vedanta

Vedanta is perhaps the most difficult darshana to comprehend especially in its purest monistic form. To even contemplate the state where there is only...