Pramod Pathak

Pramod Pathak

Lessons from Bhagavad Gita

Lessons from Bhagavad Gita

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | Pramod Pathak

With no end in sight, the Corona pandemic continues to take its toll on human health. More in terms of mental than physical. The fatality rate due to the corona infection still hovers around two to three percent but the intriguing feature is that the fear of the pandemic is...

Back to Gandhi

Back to Gandhi

Sunday, 24 May 2020 | Pramod Pathak

The coronavirus pandemic has changed many things in the world most of which are going to stay. At least for a considerable period. Not only did it ensure that the wheels of globalisation come a full circle, it also brought several realisations on the part of the humanity at large....

Parables on Coronavirus

Parables on Coronavirus

Sunday, 10 May 2020 | Pramod Pathak

For something as apocalyptic as the present times, the typical American slang is SHTF, that is, when the Shit Hits the Fan. A rather crude expression for a catastrophe. Nevertheless, as the whole world is in such a situation, let’s examine what is happening. Two old time parables paraphrased here...

The lockdown syndrome

The lockdown syndrome

Sunday, 26 April 2020 | Pramod Pathak

For the first time in their life people are experiencing this kind of a situation. We learnt that movement is life. We now realise that staying put is life. And this is for the whole world. Super powers with their guns and bombs appear clueless to the wrath of a...

Ancient practices that made sense

Ancient practices that made sense

Sunday, 12 April 2020 | Pramod Pathak

The threat from the tiniest of the creations of nature shows where homo sapiens stand in the scheme of things of the mighty universe. Pushed to the wall inside the homes, the haughty humanity seems to be at its wits end trying to tone down its ambitions of conquering the...

Lessons to learn

Lessons to learn

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | Pramod Pathak

These are difficult times. More importantly, these are times to learn some most basic lessons which humanity forgot in its ambitious march to conquer everything. As the threat of Covid-19 spreads, mankind realises how vulnerable it is in the face of a crisis that emanates from the nature. The difficulties...

When virus went viral

When virus went viral

Sunday, 15 March 2020 | Pramod Pathak

Covid-19 is the new obsession in many parts of the world today, as the fear of getting infected by the coronavirus threatens humanity for one more time. This is how humanity responds to crises in times of globalisation. The spread of the news is much faster than the spread of...

Blindfold of Lady Justice

Blindfold of Lady Justice

Sunday, 01 March 2020 | Pramod Pathak

Defining justice has never been easy as there is always an element of subjectivity in the concept. Understanding the idea of justice may be only a little less daunting than verifying the number of stars in our galaxy. If the latter ranges from 100 to 400 billion, the number of...

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END OF GLORIOUS ERA FOR LEGENDARY INS VIRAAT

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

21,907 more test +ve in Maha

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

PMO-led task force to tackle air pollution management in NCR

20 September 2020 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

No shortage of oxygen for Covid patients: K'taka Min

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Raj: 45-yr-old woman raped in Alwar; 5 held

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Covid hits Telangana Health Minister's office, 7 test positive

20 September 2020 | IANS | Sunday Pioneer