What Is The Future: For India And Indians?

It is nearly 24 years after economic liberalisation; 17 years after the book India 2020 by Kalam and Y S Rajan. There is definitely lot of growth and progress. Missed opportunities are still haunting us. But still there is lot of hope now. All these have been captured in two recent books.

In addition the articles in this website capture the CHURNING that is going on in India and the world. They also provide solutions going away from Delhi-centric, State-capital centric approaches. Local autonomy and freedom for investors and consumers are the keys. Education needs radical changes to release potential of the youth to succeed in the modern world. Poems express the angst and throw light on the hopeful directions...................

Also now in the new restructured website, you can share your views and thoughts.................BIG WELCOME..............

Limits to consumption: Sustainable Biosphere and Human Living

There are lots of talks, writings and hypes about climate change. There are many products and services advertised for buying by consumers to fight climate change.If one looks into scientific aspects, to produce such products lots of energy is consumed and materials used. We had earlier placed an article and a set of PPT's in this website regarding sustainable incomes for all.

Most of the hyped solutions are from the view point of rich/ super rich, upper middle class and some parts of middle class. The persons forming the Bulky Base in India and other parts of the world are ignored.

The real way to limit the problems caused to the Nature during 20th century is for humanity to limit consumption--especially by those who consume more now; who waste food; energy; and have throw away culture...It is not leading an ascetic life: scientific/ technological solutions exist.

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APJ Abdul Kalam Poem On YSRajan

Poem on Child By Y S Rajan