Bharat Darshan. August 15, 2020. India celebrates 74th Independence Day

The twenty-fifth anniversary of Indian independence in 1972 and India’s victory in Indo-Pak War of 1971, our successful military Operation Eagle.

May 12. A tribute to Florence Nightingale on International Nurses Day. The art of battlefield medicine.

Army Medical corps faces its greatest challenge in providing initial Resuscitative Care to the Battle Casualty in the Combat Zone.

THE STORY ABOUT MY BAJAJ VESPA SCOOTER OF 1974. THE CHAKRATA KARMA.

The story of my Bajaj Vespa Scooter begins in Chakrata, Uttar Pradesh (Uttaranchal) while I served in Special Frontier Force, Establishment No. 22, Vikas Regiment. I had no need for a Scooter while I worked in Chakrata. I made this purchase at Canteen Stores Department (CSD), Dehradun just a couple of months prior to my […]

WHAT’S IN A NAME? “RUDRA” – INDIAN ARMY ATTACK HELICOPTER

WHAT’S IN A NAME? “RUDRA” – INDIAN ARMY ATTACK HELICOPTER I arrived into this world at my maternal grandfather’s home on Kutchery Street, near Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore, Madras, Chennai. My father named me “RUDRA” to please LORD Shiva to obtain His blessings to defend my mortal existence. Indeed, those blessings helped me to act […]

BHARAT DARSHAN – SALUTATIONS TO MARIGOLD

BHARAT DARSHAN – SALUTATIONS TO MARIGOLD I warmly share the feelings of Ian Cardozo to recognize Marigold flower as Symbol of India’s Remembrance Day to pay our respectful tribute to all soldiers who sacrificed their lives defending our Nation since the day of its birth on August 15, 1947. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4162 […]

SERVE THE NATION – SERVE THE SOLDIER WHO FIGHTS FOR YOUR COUNTRY

SERVE THE NATION – SERVE THE SOLDIER WHO FIGHTS FOR YOUR COUNTRY In September 1969, I joined the Indian Army Medical Corps to serve the soldier who fights for my country. I am pleased to share Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal’s tribute to the Indian Soldier. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4162 USA SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE THE […]

DEFENCE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY – KNOW YOUR ENEMY

DEFENCE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY – KNOW YOUR ENEMY Please take a look at Directorates and Branches of Indian Army Organization. Deputy Chief of Army Staff DCOAS(P&S) includes Director General of the Defence Intelligence Agency(DDG DSC) which was set up after the Kargil War. The idea is that of integrating defence intelligence gathering. Lieutenant General Kamal Davar […]

WHAT IS MILITARY INTELLIGENCE? A BRAVE GENERAL NOT PREPARED FOR 1962 WAR

WHAT IS MILITARY INTELLIGENCE? A BRAVE GENERAL NOT PREPARED FOR 1962 WAR Shiv Kunal Verma’s book titled, “1962: THE WAR THAT WASN’T” tries to give a complete account of 1962 War between India and China. General Kodandera Subayya Thimayya, Padma Bhushan, DSO was Indian Army Chief from 08 May 1957 to 07 May 1961, and […]

BHARAT DARSHAN – 67th REPUBLIC DAY GREETINGS

BHARAT DARSHAN – 67th REPUBLIC DAY GREETINGS On Tuesday, January 26, 2016, I share feelings of Joy and Pride with my readers celebrating Republic of India’s 67th Republic Day. Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE

FRIEND OR FOE – KNOWING INDIA’S ENEMY

FRIEND OR FOE – KNOWING INDIA’S ENEMY I am sharing analysis titled ‘The Future of India’s Security – A Analysis Post Pathankot’ authored by Brahma Challaney. The Art of Warfare primarily involves ‘Knowing Your Enemy’. Mr. Challaney’s analysis is incomplete for it makes no attempt to know the ‘ENEMY’. This attack on Indian Air Force […]