Creator-the Lord Almighty created the whole world to be free
And enjoy freedom and peace, joy and plenty live with independence!
But alas greedy political leaders of various countries
Bring under their control countries small and big to serve under!
Fortunately people are freedom minded and fight for independence!
India that is Bharath fought for freedom from the British for long
Under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi and got independence !
Fourth of July today -the great Independence Day of
The United States of America- observed in a fitting manner!
United States commemorate the Declaration of Independence
Of the United States, on July Fourth Seventeen Seventy Six..
The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies
No longer subordinate to the monarch of Britain, King George THREE
And were now united, free, and independent states.
The Congress voted to declare independence two days earlier,
On July second, but was declared on this day in Seventeen Seventy Six! This second post is at the instance of my VISION SCIENTIST son presently at U S.
Men may come and men may go but going man leaves his foot prints great
Not to get erased for decades and centuries! Here is one above
Birth and Death Anniversaries come and go and people recall and
Revere! India that is Bharath has a lot of men of gold !
Death anniversary of Swami Vivekananda is today
Fourth July -hundred and eighteenth anniversary of Swami
Vivekananda – Punyatithi or Mahasamadhi. messenger
Uplifted the dying spirit of Indians. reminded us
Of our past glory, and our present wretched condition and what bright
Future holds for us.. “Arise! Awake! And stop not until the goal is reached.”
He died at an early age of thirty nine on July fourth Nineteen not two.
Known in pre-monastic life as Narendra Nath Datta, revived
Vedanta and took to the world. mentor and Guru Sri Ramakrishna
Paramahamsa guided him on the spiritual path.
After the passing away of Sri Ramakrishna, under the leadership of
Swami Vivekananda, disciples of Sri Ramakrishna formed a new monastic Brotherhood. Swamiji was not happy with a settled monastic life.
He took the teachings of his Guru to the world.after discovery of real India.
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Our Homeland India that is Bharath one of the largest democracies
In the world had a period some use to call BLACK Period alas!
Citizens welcoming or opposing were there quite natural
A male Prime Minister was there who had will power necessary
To declare emergency on this day Twenty Fifth Nineteen Seventy Five!
Many people sure felt and said had a good effect and impact on the Indian Society!
Withdrawn on March Twenty First Nineteen Seventy Seven for good!
When an extreme measure was initiated all knew that it will have low points:
Elections suspended, civil liberties curbed, jail sans trial, press censorship!
On the positive side people felt had it continued they would have got
Accustomed to the trains and buses plying on time without a minutes
Late running! Not a pie to be paid as illegal gratification to different
Authorities to get job done- Automatically done at the quickest
Possible time! Employees at their seats on the dot of time working
Hard and bringing benefits to the clientele happily!
Had not that bitter pill administered the nation might have been….. !
Naturally party ruling then lost heavily in the elections next
Matters little when the citizens at large stood benefited!
Our holy Motherland India that is Bharath home of religions
Several- coexisting with freedom of practice- Hinduism,
Jainism, Sikhism, Islam and Christianity, -all great religions
Preaching peace and harmony, love and service to all human beings!
Guru Arjan Dev, the fifth guru of Sikhs, first of the two gurus to be
Martyred in the Sikh faith. compiled the first copy of the Sikh scripture
Adi Granth- Guru Granth Sahib. First Guru born in the Sikh family,
Completed the construction of Darbar Sahib in Amritsar, compiled the
Hymns of previous Gurus and other saints into Adi Granth and installed
In the Harimandir Sahib. In sixteen hundred and Six, he was captured by Mughal Emperor Jahangir and was imprisoned in Lahore Fort due to his Influence in
Northern India and the fast spread of Sikhism.
Guru also blessed Jahangir’s rebellious son Khusrau. his conversions to
Sikhism threatened the orthodox Muslim clergy and Hindu elite.
After arresting guru, Jahangir asked him to convert to Islam but he refused.
He even fined the guru with Rupees Two Lakh plus removal of all text
From the Adi Granth that the Mughal emperor found ‘offensive’ !
He refused. Jahangir condemned him to be tortured to death.
Artistic world is far and wide-indeed very difficult to survey
Composing Music in fact is a great art-mastered by many!
Today June Ninth- birth day of Vasant Desai born in Nineteen Twelve
And lived upto Nineteen seventy Five an Indian film music composer,
Most remembered for his score in V. Shantaram films like Do Aankhen Barah Haath (1953), Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baaje (1955), Vijay Bhatt’s Goonj Uthi Shehnai (1959), Sampoorna Ramayan (1961), Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s Guddi (1971) and Aashirwaad
Born into a wealthy family in Sonawade village, Savantwadi state,
Ruled by the Bhonsale clan, and grew up in Kudal area, also in Konkan belt, Sindhudurg district, Maharashtra.
With the famous Prabhat Film Company acted, sang, and composed songs in Their Dharmatma and Sant Dnyaneshwar. scored music for many . Shantaram’s films. memorable songs are, Ae Malik Tere Bande Ham Do Aankhen Barah Haath,which I saw, heard and enjoyed!
Maithreem Bhajata is a benediction composed in Sanskrit by Jagadguru Shri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati-Paramacharya
The song was set to a Ragamalika by composer Shri Vasant Desai.
Rendered at the United Nations on Oct. Twenty Third Nineteen Sixty Six, On the UN day, by Bharat Ratna Smt. M. S. Subbulakshmi.
Vasant Desai went back home on Twenty Second December Seventy Five After a day long recording of a special musical programme at HMV Studios In praise of Indira Gandhi. He stepped into the elevator of his apartment Building and the lift began to move, crushing him to death.
Yet he lives in his creative compositions and will live for ever sans death!.
Singing MAITHREEM BAJATHA of KANCHI ACHARYA at the UN
India that is Bharath – our holy Motherland is India first
And India last- all are Indians first and Indians last!
Right or wrong- more wrong than right divided into States based on
Languages leading to unnecessary problems and difficulties!
People unable to come out of linguistic chauvinism
In fact many did not look with favor such a partition!!!
India is a federal union comprising twenty eight States
And Eight union territories, for a total of thirty six entities.
One State is Telangana- Second June today is Telangana
Formation Day.Formed in the year Two Thousand Fourteen.
On first July two thousand thirteen, the Congress Working Committee
Passed a resolution to recommend the formation of a separate Telangana
State. After various stages the State was born on this day- comprising ten
Districts from north-western Andhra Pradesh.
June First is today-Global Day of Parents. Yes very holy day indeed!
In India that is Bharat our homeland parents are placed before
Teacher and God – Matha. Pitha, Guru, Dhaivam- mother,father
Teacher and God!What a noble tribute to our parents-nothing further!
The Global Day of Parents announced by the United Nations
General Assembly in Two thousand Twelve with a resolution and
Honors parents throughout the world. Day provides chance to
Appreciate all parents in all parts of the world for their selfless commitment to
Children and their lifelong sacrifice towards nurturing this relationship.
Family has responsibility for the nurturing and protection of children
And that children, for the full and harmonious development of their personality, Should grow up in a family atmosphere of happiness, love and understanding.
United nations or not, Indian culture injected this in our blood
And equally implies that children when grown up have to take care
Of parents in their old age!- NO OLD AGE HOME FOR PARENTS SURE!
Let us on this holy day resolve to follow our culture with devotion!
Coming from a great Kashmiri Pandit family-a great Gandhian
Inextricably intertwined with freedom movement under Mahatmaji
Rightly chosen as the First Prime Minister of free India!
Born on Fourteenth November Eighteen Eighty Nine
And lived up to TWENTY SEVENTH MAY Nineteen Sixty Four
Indian independence activist, and the first Prime Minister of India
Central figure in Indian politics before and after independence.
Emerged as an eminent leader of the Indian independence movement.
Served India as Prime Minister from Nineteen forty Seven
Until his death in Nineteen Sixty Four.
Son of Motilal Nehru, a prominent lawyer and nationalist statesman
And Swaroop Rani. Nehru was a graduate of Trinity College, Cambridge and
Inner Temple, where he trained to be a barrister. enrolled at the
Allahabad High Court and took an interest in national politics.
Replaced his legal practice. A committed nationalist since his teenage
He became a rising figure in Indian politics during the upheavals.
Became the prominent leader of the left-wing factions of the
Indian National Congress earlier and finally entire
Congress, withApproval of his mentor, Gandhi.
Nehru and the Congress dominated Indian politics
As the country moved towards independence. His idea of a secular nation-
State was validated when the Congress swept the provincial elections and
Formed the government in several provinces; Nehru, reluctantly heeded
Gandhi’s call for immediate independence.,
Nehru was elected by the Congress to assume office as
India’s first Prime Minister, Gandhi felt Nehru as his political heir and Successor. As Prime Minister, he set out to realize his vision of India. he Started an ambitious program of economic, social and political reforms. Chiefly, he oversaw India’s transition from a colony to a republic, while nurturing a plural, multi-party system.
Under Nehru’s leadership, the Congress emerged as a catch-all party,
Dominating national and state-level politics and winning three Elections .
He remained popular with all in spite of political troubles in last years
His birthday is Children’s Day.We salute Nehruji on this memorial Day.
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Guru Govind Singji.
Freedom that we enjoy today is the result of freedom struggle
Under our Father of the Nation Mahatmaji -all Indians
Irrespective of their religion-came together and struggled
Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs and Jains all together!
Twenty Sixth May today is the Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun
Devji of Punjab.
Guru Arjun Dev born in April Fifteen Sixty Three Goindval,
To father to become Guru Ramdas and his mother’s Mata Bhani.
Arjan Dev’s grandfather Guru Amardas and his father Guru Ramdas
Were the third and fourth Gurus of the Sikhs.
Became the fifth Guru of the Sikhs after the death of his father.
Guru Arjun laid the foundation of the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
Also designed the four doors in a gurdwara – the Sikh places of worship – Proclaimed that “My faith is for the people of all castes and all creeds from whichever direction they come and to whichever direction they bow.”
He also declared that all Sikhs should donate a tenth of their earnings to charity.
His enduring legacy to the Sikh faith compiling all the past Gurus’
Writings into one book – the holy scripture: the Guru Granth Sahib.
Guru Arjun Dev included the compositions of both Hindu and Muslim saints
Consistent with the teachings of Sikhism and the Gurus.
Muslim Mughal Emperor Jahangir imposed a fine and
Demanded that Guru Arjun erase some of the hymns
He found offensive. According to the Sikh tradition,
Guru refused to remove the lines and pay the fine,
For which he was tortured and executed.
On this day full reading of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib is done.
With a procession with the Sri Guru Granth Sahib,
And sweets are offered to the general public outside gurdwaras.
Amritsar Golden Temple.