express, plainly and openly, thoughts which occur to me and which strike me as right. This may embarrass a few; to some this may be distasteful; and a few others may even be irritated; however, all that I utter are proven truths and not lies. It is my considered opinion that kings are redundant in the present-day world, and that they are demeaning to the self-respect of the people.
REPEAT THE RESULTS IN THE LINE OF 2004 Solidify Seculars to Supplant Saffron Outfits
- Dr. K. Veeramani
There is a great urgency created today to seriously consider the importance of electing the right persons for the ruling of the nation. Unlike in the previous times, today the hoodwinking technique is used out of all proportions creating an unreasonable and totally a false Utopian nation with promises which have been the very opposite of what they have been professing all these years.
Thinking acumen is the unique trait of humans. Other living beings may be impulsive and sometimes expressive by bodily gestures . Beyond that they cannot do any deed with reasoning . Thinking faculty of human is fundamental for the civilization for their progress. But the reality remains as many persons do not subject themselves to thought-process and do not apply their minds adequately.
Thomas Paine says, “To argue with a man who has renounced the use of authority of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.” This statement is well explained below :
A conflict between religion and science always results in the victory of science. Faith is one of the cornerstones of any religion. Generally religion says " Believe or be dammed." Theology abhors investigation and denounces reason. It is, therefore, useless to discuss anything with a religious person who has closed mind.
Denial of permission to what is called ‘Cultural Programmes’ in temples is not only justifiable but appreciable as well. In a place where solemn prayers, chanting of mantras and if possible meditation are customarily permissible for those who believe in God and go to the temples for worshipping.