Religion, Ethics and the Spirit of Truth

GS Paper 4  Syllabus: Applications of Ethics    Soured: IE  Context:  The article delves into the intricate connection between religion, ethics, and truth, emphasizing their significance in understanding the human experience.   Meaning of the terms:   The Connection between religion, ethics, and truth: Religion often provides a framework for ethical guidelines. The ethical principles …

Sarna religious code

Facts for Prelims (FFP)  Source: HT  Context: The Jharkhand Chief Minister has written to the Prime Minister, urging the recognition of the ‘Sarna’ religious code for tribal communities in the state. The request for the Sarna code as a separate religious code in the next Census has been a long-standing demand of tribal groups, and …

Religion – A Perspective

~Saurabh Goyal Jaipur Our Collective Collusion Religion is essentially the values one commits himself to. And over time with a consistent practice and relentless observance it becomes central theme running through that person. As there is no universal constant set of life-conditions, our responses to life too must differ over space and time. One’s faith …

Famous Speech by John F. Kennedy on Urgent National Needs Delivered on May 25, 1961

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, my copartners in Government, gentlemen-and ladies: The Constitution imposes upon me the obligation to “from time to time give to the Congress information of the State of the Union.” While this has traditionally been interpreted as an annual affair, this tradition has been broken in extraordinary times. These are extraordinary …

QUOTES ON INDIA

§                     So far as I am able to judge, nothing has been left undone, either by man or nature, to make India the most extraordinary country that the sun visits on his rounds. Nothing seems to have been forgotten, nothing overlooked. – Mark Twain (American writer) §                     We owe a lot to the Indians, who …