HAMILTON: The purpose of self-realization is to know Lord Kṛṣṇa, says Bobby Hebert, quoting from a purport from the Bhagavad Gita As it is by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami.
Narendra Modi is a very competent, efficient, honest and effective leader and a chief minister. The way he handled the Gujarat riots of 2002, no other chief minister in India could have handled them.
The riots of Gujarat were unique. In no other state have riots taken place in the whole state at the same time within hours of the incident which triggered the violence.
TORONTO: Winning independent India’s first gold medal and singing our new National Anthem was an exhilarating experience, all-time hockey great Balbir Singh, who was a member of the hockey team that won the gold medal at the London Olympics in 1948, tells Gurmukh Singh.
“There are many, many such moments from the Olympics that are etched in my memory.
By Lachman Balani
TORONTO: The Beatles were drawn to India via Ravi Shankar’s music, says Lachman Balani