Monthly Archive: May 2014


To the river ‘GANGA’: On Grandfather’s Death

The poet of this wonderful poem had a great affection for his grandfather. He wrote these lines in Haridwar, while completing the final rites of his beloved grandfather *********************************************************************************************************************** Mother… I have come a...


Humility: The Hallmark of Great Leaders

I read this story once on Nelson Mandela told by ANC’s, South Africa’s governing political party, Deputy Secretary-General Jessie Duarte, who was his personal assistant between 1990-94: “Nelson Mandela always made his own bed,...



Steve Jobs was fired from his own company. Henry Ford went broke five times before he founded the immensely successful Ford Motor Company. Soichora Honda was turned down by Toyota after an interview for...