What is the best thing about living in India?

Ever heard about Kim Jong Un? I mean this guy:

Why do we Indians never think above creed, caste and religion?

Acc. to the world renowned scientist Stephen Hawkins, our planet earth is viable to be lived upon, only for a few hundred years after which our earth will be nothing but a waste dumping ground.People are proud for their

How do people from an upper caste in India feel about people from lower castes?

It is a small story with long background.I am a Brahmin so I guess I am eligible to write the answer.Now you may be wondering why am I being anonymous.Rest assured, it has nothing to do with my identity but my friends' whose story I am going to narrate

What are the real images of India?

Pretty low actually, minus the US media which does'nt allow any criticism of their culture and society.India is a Hindu Extremist country with high levels of Islamophobia presents in its populations. They also discriminate against the Dalit community.A person from a minority community cannot buy/rent residence in a Hindu middle class area. Beef eating is

Is a friendship with girls good according to the Indian Hindu culture?

Is a friendship with girls good according to the Indian Hindu culture?Culture is living, organic. It changes with times. India's ancient texts describe Krishna's flirting with maidens. We have the Khajuraho and Konarak temples with their erotic architecture, we have the Kamasutra.We became prudish about gender relations starting from the repeated invasions from the west and northwest. It

Do Indians believe in equality of humans?

I don't think it is correct to compare a basic human right with a social evil in practice. Indians as a country definitely believe in the equality of humans. The social evils of caste and dowry are flaws of society as a whole

Why do few Indians think that India will never change?

Let me tell you an experience of mine. After winning the 2014 Lok Sabha elections with a thumping majority, the Government started the Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan. It began in Prime Minister's own constituency- Varanasi. The whole city was cleaned, especially the ghats. The importance of hygiene was imbibed

What is the best thing about living in India?

Ever heard about Kim Jong Un? I mean this guy:

Are public toilets very scarce in India?

It depends what part of India you are talking about and what is your definition of public toilet.I am going to only talk about Eastern and Northern parts of India. I have not been to South India, West India or North East India to comment about them.In small towns one

Will Hinduism survive in India?

Let me start with some prophecies of Swami Vivekananda about Hinduism (in true to sense ‘Sanatana Dharma' or the Vedic Cult). His prophecy was as such:PREDICTIONS ON INDIA :Swamiji often used to tell his disciples about the past glories of India, but at the same time he said

Why do we Indians never think above creed, caste and religion?

Acc. to the world renowned scientist Stephen Hawkins, our planet earth is viable to be lived upon, only for a few hundred years after which our earth will be nothing but a waste dumping ground.People are proud for their

How many Indian people believe in astrology?

Not only in India, all over the world, nearly 99.9% believe in astrology or some related similar areas in their life, especially when they face crisis or encounter a dilemma. The 0.1% are blatant liars or consult secretly!When a man encounters crisis, he does not jump into astrology or allied such superstitious zones immediately. If one

How did Indians forget about achievements of Kapil dev?

While I believe Indians haven't & can never forget Kapil Dev's achievements. He is well respected by cricket fans & current cricketers. Still I'd agree he should be sung more often. Here's what I think - Kapil Dev's relationship with

What can be the reason to show too much Indian content in The Big Bang Theory? Is it because Indians are that common in the Ivy universities of the US or only to attract the Indian audience?

Until about 1930s, many cultures thought the world was created in last 6000 years. There were philosophical questions, why would the world not be created for so long.? On the other hand was the universe existed ever. ever ?The venerable carl sagan video linked below explains the times scales from ancient Bharat- ones

Where did Indian superstitions originate?

Superstition exist world wide. it is a part of belief of God. The one who believe in God, will have some sort of superstitious belief too. Belief branches out in different ways, and one of the branch is superstitious. Any belief that cannot be proved can be called as superstitious. Belief and blind belief

What is the worst thing about being an Indian citizen?

Hi,The worst thing is that we are still not citizens in true sense and just subjects presently ruled by Modi. We don't ask tough questions to our government. We have failed our children as pollution (only highlighted in Delhi) has increased manifolds in last a decade. Corruption is still an issue just that Godi media only highlights Ram

Which book is best to know vedic culture of india?

You can buy books of vedic culture of India online. There are many book publisher which offer Vadic, Vaisnava books like BHISMA to know about india's culture.You can see as reference website for purchase vedic books online Touchstone Media publishes and distributes Vedic books and Media.

Why is it so easy to divide Indians based on religion, south-north, state, language and caste (upper-lower)? Is there anything that can bind them together despite the differences?

Firstly, we must understand the history of India. The concept of a unified nation came after the British, or the British are the first to unite India geographically as a whole. The most biggest before the British was the Maurya Empire, but that doesn't reached present day India and TN, and it also collapsed.

Why do I hate South Indian movies?

I want too tell you that you are not the only oneSouth Indian movie comes with ample of unrealistic unwanted drama.There are scenes where hero alone fights an entire group of 100 people with out weapon, where he climbs a cliff with a dead end by using super hero skills( but he

Is Indian culture decaying day by day?

Every country has its own civilisation and culture,India too has its own culture which i would say is getting affected by westernisation and its affects have some positive aspects on one hand like rise in status and education of women,elimination of sati system, abolition of untouchability,superstitition etc. which were blots on our culture.On other hand

What do North Indians think about Bahubali?

Thanks.There's nothing wrong to put up a question like this, saying this I would insist the question should have "Northern India" rather "North Indians .This question actually brings the integration of India as a whole and how people are

When will the Indian movie audience mature?

Not any time soon, if ever. Let me explain.Some aspects of your question's description - illogical, immature are subjective. What exactly do you mean by illogical, immature audience? Those who go and watch movies like Happy New Year and Chennai Express in theatre? Those who go and watch Rajinikanth's movies in theatre 40 times (and bathe

Why did Raj Comics of India not become a powerful brand like Marvel?

Q. Why did Raj Comics of India not become a powerful brand like Marvel?Wonderful question. There are many reasons for which Raj Comics couldn't become powerful brand like Marvel.

Why Indians don't have Road sense?

It's is not that we lack only road sense but we lack complete civic sense.The prime reason is that we as country do not have any responsibility, we only have rights.Anyone can perform a live test on himself and on any administrative authority in this point.To talk about this particular menace,You can

Is India not my home?

अयं निजः परोवेती गणना लघु चेतसाम् । उदार चरितानाम् तु वसुधैव कुटुंबकम्।।This is mine, that is your, such kind of thinking arises in mind of people with limited perspective. For the people with broader perspective, whole Universe is their home (family).

What can be the reason to show too much Indian content in The Big Bang Theory? Is it because Indians are that common in the Ivy universities of the US or only to attract the Indian audience?

Until about 1930s, many cultures thought the world was created in last 6000 years. There were philosophical questions, why would the world not be created for so long.? On the other hand was the universe existed ever. ever ?The venerable carl sagan video linked below explains the times scales from ancient Bharat- ones

Has India forgotten karma and rebirth?

Hi allThis question is very apt in present scenario because we all are seeing the persons who are involved in cheating,conspiracies,corruption,violence and other illegal activities are enjoying their life where as good people who are capable are denied opportunities.Those people who are Law abiding citizens are silently suffering and more over their

Indians don't watch Bangladeshi shows but why do Bangladeshis watch Indian shows (Hindi & Bengali) all the time on TV?

Thanks for the A2A.Why do Indians not watch Bangladeshi shows?In the 80s, as Calcuttans, we used to connect signal boosters to our outdoor antennae and catch Bangladeshi TV signals. It was not all that uncommon.Why?Bangladesh TV used to broadcast an American action series called A-Team

Which book is best to know vedic culture of india?

You can buy books of vedic culture of India online. There are many book publisher which offer Vadic, Vaisnava books like BHISMA to know about india's culture.You can see as reference website for purchase vedic books online Touchstone Media publishes and distributes Vedic books and Media.

What are the things that make Indians Proud?

Guys remember around 1,00,000 Australian and NZ supporters were there and almost 0 Indian supporter.2015 ICC Cricket World Cup FinalAfter the Aussie victory, at the presentation ceremony, the presenter : Mark Nicholas began to call out the names of the people assembled to present the respective awards to the players.N Srinivasan

Why is it so easy to divide Indians based on religion, south-north, state, language and caste (upper-lower)? Is there anything that can bind them together despite the differences?

Firstly, we must understand the history of India. The concept of a unified nation came after the British, or the British are the first to unite India geographically as a whole. The most biggest before the British was the Maurya Empire, but that doesn't reached present day India and TN, and it also collapsed.

Do Russians like Indians?

This question can have several answers depending which Russian your talking about and which type of Indian is concerned.Like India, Russia is also a vast country, and you will find different kind of people, with different attitudes In short, if you want to take the majority, I can sum it up like:Most Russians like India, Indian Culture but

What do North Indians think about Bahubali?

Thanks.There's nothing wrong to put up a question like this, saying this I would insist the question should have "Northern India" rather "North Indians .This question actually brings the integration of India as a whole and how people are

Why are Indians proud of Indian democratic slums in India?

Have you been to a slum? I have been to few and some times, you would expect them to live a miserable lives in squalor. But to my surprise, I found that cheer and joy exists there too. And people

What is the worst thing about being an Indian citizen?

Hi,The worst thing is that we are still not citizens in true sense and just subjects presently ruled by Modi. We don't ask tough questions to our government. We have failed our children as pollution (only highlighted in Delhi) has increased manifolds in last a decade. Corruption is still an issue just that Godi media only highlights Ram

How did Indians forget about achievements of Kapil dev?

While I believe Indians haven't & can never forget Kapil Dev's achievements. He is well respected by cricket fans & current cricketers. Still I'd agree he should be sung more often. Here's what I think - Kapil Dev's relationship with

Are Indians really this bad?

Yes, India is really that bad.Read multiple opinions, you will easily notice that literally every single tourist complains of being stared at. The ominous stare is everywhere. I have noticed it myself.In fact, its not just foreigners. I came to Chennai and

Is Indian culture decaying day by day?

Every country has its own civilisation and culture,India too has its own culture which i would say is getting affected by westernisation and its affects have some positive aspects on one hand like rise in status and education of women,elimination of sati system, abolition of untouchability,superstitition etc. which were blots on our culture.On other hand

What makes Indians so proud of their country?

Just to be born in the worlds largest democracy where you know you are free is more than enough to take pride in. Take a look at the map of world, if you start from china and go up to middle east, next democratic country you will

When will the Indian movie audience mature?

Not any time soon, if ever. Let me explain.Some aspects of your question's description - illogical, immature are subjective. What exactly do you mean by illogical, immature audience? Those who go and watch movies like Happy New Year and Chennai Express in theatre? Those who go and watch Rajinikanth's movies in theatre 40 times (and bathe

Where did Indian superstitions originate?

Superstition exist world wide. it is a part of belief of God. The one who believe in God, will have some sort of superstitious belief too. Belief branches out in different ways, and one of the branch is superstitious. Any belief that cannot be proved can be called as superstitious. Belief and blind belief

Why are Indians so proud about Bangalore?

The reasons are : WeatherFriendly PeopleAlmost everyone speaks Hindi without hesitation unlike Tamilnadu and Kerala.You can find mini-India there in Bangalore with a huge diversity in culture .Also Bangalore is cleaner and that's why we Software Engineers always prefer to settle in Bangalore .Racism is low comparably cause people in Bangalore are mostly positive about everything .

Why do I hate South Indian movies?

I want too tell you that you are not the only oneSouth Indian movie comes with ample of unrealistic unwanted drama.There are scenes where hero alone fights an entire group of 100 people with out weapon, where he climbs a cliff with a dead end by using super hero skills( but he

What are the unique things about Indian cuisine that make Indian food special to the foreigners?

Indian food system classifies food into three categories - Saatvic (fresh vegetables and juice), Raajsic (oily and spicy food) and Taamsic (Meat and liquor).Saatvic food leads you to higher states of consciousness.Raajsic food is the foundation of activity and motion.Taamsic food brings out negative feelings.