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Whenever I die,

Whatever happens to my body should be decided by me.

To the county I was born in, to the religion which my family follows,

To my family, my parents, my wife, and my children,

I would like to give just one thing — the thumb of my…


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If you have studied science for a few years, how can you believe in a religious view of the world? Are you afraid to admit that what most people believe in is wrong?

I cannot fathom how can a Physics student believe in religion & God. She has untangled mysteries…


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NEP-2020 ambitions

National Education Policy-2020 (NEP-2020) is an ambitious document that looks in the right direction. The policy aims to improve the quality of learning outcomes (including employability) and research output within higher education (resulting in better world rankings of Indian Universities). …


I am trilingual, able to converse well in Hindi, English, and my mother tongue, Haryanvi. I can also speak a little Punjabi to make casual conversation and can read Gujarati. …


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Today, after finishing my work, I was browsing Facebook. One of the post on my wall was sponsored by Ketto. It was an appeal to donate money for treatment of a visually impaired boy who has become bed-ridden and his father has sold everything to save him. …


The National Education Policy 2020 has repeatedly stressed the need to reduce dependence of students on Coaching Classes for Boards and Entrance Exam preparation. It highlights three key changes to enable this:

1. Reduce high stake status of board examination by allowing two attempts

2. Focus only on testing conceptual…


“Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.”

Vernon Sanders Law

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Making mistakes in life is inevitable. There is hardly any growth without making mistakes. You can make mistakes in life and learn from your own experiences. Or you can learn from experiences…


A dirt path through trees
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I recently wrote an article on need for overhauling Indian school education system and shared it on LinkedIn. The first comment from an entrepreneur friend was “Great thoughts at a conceptual level. It would be interesting to see a program built around this kind of concept”. This is a very…


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I have been observing seven children in my extended family closely for past 4.5 years (since I got married). Eldest one is my wife’s nephew who is seven years old now. I have two children. Elder one is 3y6m old, while younger one is 1y4m old. There are 4 other…


Image of campus of a well-known management institute in India

It has been almost 4–5 months (depending upon where you live) since the normal life got disrupted by Covid-19. Worldwide, Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) closed down and the semester was conducted in distance learning mode (online or otherwise). While for some universities, the switch was relatively smooth, others (usually those…

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