Opinion

Sanskrit = Spoken Persian + Written Tamil: Part II

This article is sequel to the previous one published on TruthDive: http://truthdive.com/2014/08/10/sanskrit-spoken-persian-written-tamil.html The previous article brought out the fact that Sanskrit never had a script of its own. Since Tamil is the only…

Mr Rajinikanth, is your magic on the wane?

Chennai, Jan 6 (TruthDive): I was a die-hard fan of Rajinikanth – ages ago, should I say? The great Rajinikanth effect was there on every single frame he came on. His unique style,…

Jayalalithaa is South newsmaker 2014

Chennai,Dec 27 (TruthDive): Jayalalithaa grabbed the national headlines. Andhra was split into two by the Congress. The people in these States voted it out. Karnataka and Kerala, both Congress-ruled States have resisted the…

Narendra Modi and Indian Politics 2014

New Delhi,Dec 27 (TruthDive): Narendra Modi is a name that stands for everything to do with Indian politics 2014. General elections or otherwise known as Lok Sabha polls are till now seen as…

School Homework – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Few teachers would say, “It’s part of my job description. I must give homework.” They support this point by stating facts that show how kids benefit from homework. Most teachers today believe that…

Why AI Is Simple & Biological Neural Networks Are Not

As a PhD candidate in Computational Neuroscience, I have had the opportunity to study both biological and artificial neural networks in detail, and in my opinion the human brain is unnecessarily complex. Our…

What makes a memorable teacher?

Do you know what’s wrong with the education system in India? We’re not up to the mark! I know that it is a sweeping statement to make. But right from experts to chaiwalas,…

The Real Myths of Modi

Dec 9 (Truthdive): In the scientific and medical communities, which are notable for their lack of humor, some wry smiles are now doing the rounds, due to an unexpected source – none less than…

What should BJP do in Tamil Nadu?

BJP president Amit Shah will be visiting Tamil Nadu on the 20th and 21st of December to bolster its position in the state ahead of the 2016 polls. The words doing the rounds…

Make in India – the much awaited tagline for the manufacturing sector?

The recently launched Make in India campaign, is a bold and innovative step that is set to redefine brand India in global markets. “This is the step of a lion…Make in India”, is…

Yoga in Vinayagar Agaval of Avvaiyar

Chennai, Dec 1 (TruthDive):This is a new  translation of Vinayagar Agaval,  a hymn on Lord Ganesh written in Tamil by Avvaiyar. The commentary focus on description of Yoga in Vinayagar Agaval. INTRODUCTION ABOUT…

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