Tag Archives: Jawaharlal Nehru

Sleep.

It was the year 1964 that I came across this extract from a poem by Robert Frost. The woods are lovely, dark and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to … Continue reading

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Palimpsest.

Jawaharlal Nehru, in his “The Discovery of India” calls India as “an ancient palimpsest on which layer upon layer of thought and reverie had been inscribed, and yet no succeeding layer had completely hidden or erased what had been written … Continue reading

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Character In The Indian Armed Forces.

Here is a story that has been authenticated from impeccable sources. I thank my friend Anil for sending me this very inspiring piece of our history. After getting freedom, a meeting was organized to select the first General of the … Continue reading

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