MY INDIRA GANDHI CONNECTION FROM JANUARY 19, 1966 On January 19, 1966 I was a student at Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool. The appointment of Indira Gandhi as Prime Minister delighted my nationalist sentiment. I immediately sent her a letter of congratulations. She graciously responded to the same. During June 1967, I had the opportunity to meet her at her official residence in New Delhi along with a group of college students participating in National Seminar on National Integration. I was granted Short Service Regular Commission in Indian Army Medical Corps in the rank of Second Lieutenant during September 1969 while … Continue reading MY INDIRA GANDHI CONNECTION FROM JANUARY 19, 1966
THE COLD WAR IN ASIA – TIBET EQUILIBRIUM CORE POLICY ISSUE The spread of Communism to mainland China in 1949 makes ‘Tibet Equilibrium’ core policy issue of all other countries. In terms of size, and geographical location, Tibet occupies unique position as ‘Balancer’ to maintain regional stability. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE MAKE TIBET CORE ISSUE OF YOUR POLICY TIBETAN GOVERNMENT-IN-EXILE PRESIDENT TO INDIA Clipped from: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/make-tibet-core-issue-of-your-policy-tibetan-govt-in-exile-prez-to-india/articleshow/62560664.cms President of the Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay NEW DELHI: President of the Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay today appealed to India to make Tibet a "core" issue of its policy. Inaugurating a year-long ‘Thank … Continue reading THE COLD WAR IN ASIA – TIBET EQUILIBRIUM CORE POLICY ISSUE
SURVIVAL IN DEEP PIT – VIRTUE OR SIN? Military Service imparts survival skills as much as fighting skills. Infantry soldiers dig and prepare pits of various sizes to take cover while they come under enemy fire and to fight against advancing enemy. Survival on battlefield depends upon external circumstances on which individual may have no control. Soldier may not have any option to get away from the battlefield. For the first time during my military career, while taking part in military action in Chittagong Hill Tracts in November 1971, I used US Army folding Shovel to dig a foxhole to … Continue reading SURVIVAL IN DEEP PIT – VIRTUE OR SIN?
DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY – MODERN-DAY SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES The United States institutionalized the practice of ‘Slavery’ by enacting Public Laws such as PRWORA. Unqualified Aliens perform labor on the US soil paying taxes as mandated by Federal Insurance Contributions Act or FICA. However, they cannot receive Retirement Monthly Benefit from Social Security Administration(SSA) even after attaining full retirement age of 67-Years. Those Unqualified Aliens continue to work and pay taxes just to survive defending their mortal existence. In my analysis, such labor practice represents Involuntary Servitude, Forced Labor, Serfdom, and Slavery. The provisions of Employee Retirement … Continue reading DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY – MODERN-DAY SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES
SPIRITUALITY SCIENCE – CELEBRATION OF LIFE – TRIBUTE TO DR ALBERT SCHWEITZER On January 14, 2018 I pay my humble tribute to Dr. Albert Schweitzer who promoted the ideal of treating life with respect. To describe Man as Spiritual Being I give attention to both Biology and Medical Science to arrive at correct understanding of Real or True Man. The term ‘Spirit’ has to be defined as vital principle found in all living things and hence Science has to account for Spirit using Science called Anatomy that describes structures and Physiology that describes functions performed by anatomical structures such as … Continue reading SPIRITUALITY SCIENCE – CELEBRATION OF LIFE – TRIBUTE TO DR ALBERT SCHWEITZER
MAKAR SANKRANTI, SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 – ETERNAL LAW OF AGING Man’s journey on Earth’s surface is measured by duration of Sun’s apparent motions across sky which is experienced as Day and Night while in reality Sun shines all the time without performing movements characterized as Sunrise and Sunset. Man blissfully exists without ever experiencing true motions of Sun around Milky Way Galactic Center. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada BHAVANAJAGAT.ORG Clipped from: https://bhavanajagat.com/2017/01/14/makar-sankranti-saturday-january-14-2017-perception-of-changing-seasons/ MAKAR SANKRANTI, SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 – PERCEPTION OF CHANGING SEASONS Whole Concept – The Perception of Time and Unchanging Reality: Happy Makara Sankranti to all of my readers. Indians … Continue reading MAKAR SANKRANTI, SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 – ETERNAL LAW OF AGING
SEPTUAGENARIAN CELEBRATES 70th ANNIVERSARY OF INDIAN ARMY SEPTUAGENARIAN CELEBRATES 70th ANNIVERSARY OF INDIAN ARMY This Septuagenarian has special reason to celebrate 70th Anniversary of Indian Army. On grant of Short Service Regular Commission in the rank of Lieutenant, I joined Indian Army Medical Corps on July 26, 1970. I measure the length of my lifetime using Anniversary Dates of Indian Army as yardstick. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE ARMY DAY 2018, INDIAN ARMY DAY, ARMY DAY CELEBRATIONS IN INDIA Clipped from: Indian Army Day marks a day to salute the valiant soldiers who sacrificed their lives to protect our country … Continue reading SEPTUAGENARIAN CELEBRATES 70th ANNIVERSARY OF INDIAN ARMY