One of the earliest cases of corruption reflected on Indian democracy was that of Haridas Mundra in the Life Insurance scandal in the 1950s. Pheroz Gandhi, the father of one of the former prime ministers of India Rajiv Gandhi pleaded in Parliament that the incident of corruption in the system…
Whether the gallantry awards and service promotions given to the so-called meritorious policemen will be taken back, if the cases involving them are proved to be fake encounters ? Of late, the highest judicial body of the country ruled that no cops involved in fake encounter cases should be given…
Spiritual leadership at its deepest core is leadership from the heart. The fruitfulness of a leader’s work is proportional to the sanctification of his heart toward God. Godliness (heart) and God given skill (hand) make leadership authentic and dynamic. And we find these characteristics in the spiritual leaders of every…
We treasure wealth. We try accumulating it as much as possible. Our ambition today seems more motivated by making ourselves rich. Now if we look closer, man’s life today follows pathways to get more wealthy and powerful. Ironically the whole concept of “wealth” could be understood at a different plain…
“A learned scholar once retold me the story of Rabbit & Tortoise’s race. The first encounter between the rabbit and the tortoise ended with the Tortoise winning the race. The morale behind is ‘Slow and Steady wins the race’. Out of shame, the rabbit again asked the tortoise to repeat…
A young-man who is shouting “Kakching”, “Kaktching,” as I was passing through the state Education Department suddenly stop his cry and came rushing towards me. He was pointing a finger at me. It looks for a while he was shouting only to call my attention but no he looks handle-men…
God’s will is a place of safety. When we walk in the will of God, we find safety. But when we live outside of God’s will, we forfeit His protection. We all want to be in the centre of God’s will. We must regularly ask God to show us what…
“Fellow citizens, why do you turn and scrap every stone to gather wealth and so little care for your children to whom one day must you relinquish it all ?” thus wondered the Greek philosopher Socrates on the state of education of our children many centuries ago. The preface to…
The word “Relationship” is a complicated term. More so if we realize that no man lives in an isolated island. We live by being in association with people. The more we feel connected to our societal fabrics, the more we feel normal. It so happens that there is an invisible…
In accordance with certain episodes in India’s post independence political history, “Protocol” had failed to be mandatory at different events involving political titans of state-craft.At one such juncture, the first Prime Minister of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and his Deputy Prime Minister Sardar Vallabhai Patel had a confrontation on the…
The United Nations International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone layer is celebrated each year around the world on 16th September. The theme for this year’s event is “Ozone-Layer Protection: The Mission Goes On”, and it marks the 27th anniversary of Canada’s signing of the Montreal Protocol-an international treaty…
The Phurju Loisangs: The Loisang was responsible for making Chengjam-luk (colander for rinsing rice) and various Thumok tairuk (baskets). As such, its premises were always full of debris and were always in disarray, hence the name Phurju Loisang.The Brahmasabha Pandit loisang: The Loisang was attended by Brahman Pandits. It presided…
You can be in the right position but not really understand your purpose. This is the place where millions of Christians are. They Love the Lord, they read the Bible, they pray, they go to Church, and God has guided them to the right place. But it is yet to…

Club Muzik's: Interview withRedolent

Saturday, 13 September 2014 21:13 Written by
Redolent, the Band from Tamenglong District, Manipur was formed in mid-summer of 2003. Their 1st album "Shine Your Light" was released in 2003. The 2nd album "Infinite Horizon" was released in 2007.Q 1. What were you all before Redolent?Redolent: Prior to Redolent, we were into our respective educational careers. For…
A female voice calls “Oi hello”. As I turn around suddenly I met an old friend. I ask her “how are you?” but she retorted back with mock alarm, “what do you mean how are you”. She knows that what I’m asking for is whether she got married.Last time we…