Crusade For Sustainability

And for another Friday in Trivandrum with the legendary “Teacher”….. some thoughts on Sustainability….. What an honour to meet Padmasri Sugathakumari, Kerala’s well known Poetess and Environmentalist, lovingly referred to as “Teacher”. A true ikon for the principles of Sustainability, wherein the Economy, Ecology and Society is in Harmony. Teacher Sugathakumari, apart from being the…

The Long Walk – Indian Annadattas Up In Arms

And for a Friday in Hyderabad, in the heart of Innovative….. Agriculture….. some thoughts….. The unprecedented 180 kms walk through blistering heat by more than 20,000 Tribal farmers from Nasik to Mumbai not only attracted National Interest, but is a big “ Slap-in-the-Face” for all us Policy Makers and Managers and Experts of the Rural…

Agrarian Technology in Developing India

And for another Friday, marvelling at Incredible India….. Incredible people – Mayank Gandhi, Parli Project, Technology Rural India….. some thoughts….. Worlds Largest – 462 mn Indian Workforce predominantly in Rural India in Agriculture and Construction. Use of Technology must change the face of Rural India and one day it will….. due the perseverance, commitment and…

Attukal Pongala – The Real Women’s Day

And for a Holi Friday….. Holi – the festival of colours in North India but today is Attukal Pongala, biggest woman’s event in Kerala….. some thoughts….. Kerala is famous for lots, highest literacy, European Human Index standards, Communism, Nooku Koolie etc. etc. But nothing like today, the Attukal Pongala day. Trivandrum – the capital city…