Category Archives: kerala

Waste and the Mind

    Waste was not a problem in the villages of India until a few years back.  People did not use too many things and hence there wasn’t much waste.  Whatever little waste was there could be disposed of easily … Continue reading

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God of Small Minds

  Surya TV [the Malayalam channel of Sun TV] reported yesterday [19 March, Saturday] that in a particular school in Kerala a student was allowed by the State government machinery to write his Board exams from 7 in the evening … Continue reading

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Troubled waters of Kerala Politics

  A few days back, a Congress MP [Member of Parliament] from Kerala made public statement that he had personally witnessed a Supreme Court judge being bribed in order to get a favourable judgement in a case related to issuing … Continue reading

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Onam in the Time of Swine Flu

  Onam, the grandest festival of Kerala, is a festival of nostalgia and longing.  It celebrates the annual visit of a king, Mahabali – or Maveli, as he is more affectionately called – to his erstwhile kingdom.  Maveli was the … Continue reading

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