The Story of Uttarakhand Andolan

The Story of Uttarakhand Andolan

By Nitin Chandola Uttarakhand Andolan was not only the demand of the separate state of Uttarakhand but was also a big war against the ignorance of Uttar Pradesh and Delhi governments. Though, the demand at first was to separate the Himalayan range dominated provinces, later with change in objectives of the natives of the region, ..

Failure of National Ruling Parties in Uttarakhand

Failure of National Ruling Parties in Uttarakhand

Ever since the formation of Uttarakhand, the two major political parties of India, Bhartiya Janta Party, and Congress have been the governing powers of the state. It’s pitiful that no regional party, not even Uttarakhand Kranti Dal, which along with numerous activists, soldiers and martyrs was the backbone of the Uttarakhand Andolan, has been able ..

Pseudo Capital – Dehradun | Dilemma of Developing of Uttarakhand

Pseudo Capital – Dehradun | Dilemma of Developing of Uttarakhand

By Anjali Agrahari The erstwhile struggle for Uttrakhand is now shifted to striving for a battle of its own capital. Nestled between the foothills of Himalaya and Shivalik hills, the so-called pseudo capital ‘Dehradun’ is still in a controversial frame within the eyes of people living in the centre of Garhwal and Kumaon region. After ..

Future: if Uttarakhand remains a failed state

Future: if Uttarakhand remains a failed state

By Samridhi Dixit Previously Uttaranchal, Uttarakhand finally emerged as the 27Th state of India on 9th November 2000, leading to the fulfillment of the long cherished dream of the people who are the residents of this hilly region who fought long for their identity and to be recognized as a separate state on the map ..

Failure of Samajwad in Uttarakhand

Failure of Samajwad in Uttarakhand

By Arushi Jain For many years, people living in the hilly regions of Uttar Pradesh struggled for the provision of basic amenities and their development, and realized that their needs can only be identified and fulfilled with the formation of a separate statehood as they were being ignored and no balanced regional development was taking ..

Accomplishment After Uttarakhand Andolan

Accomplishment After Uttarakhand Andolan

  By Nidhi Rauthan The term “Freedom” holds great value, it’s the most significant thing in order to achieve independence, to be a success, to improve and it’s definitely worth fighting for. Indian history is majorly about freedom struggle and in order to achieve that, people have been through a massive scuffle and suffering, be ..

Palayan in remote Himalayas of Uttarakhand

Palayan in remote Himalayas of Uttarakhand

By Vidisha Nainwal The 2013 flash floods that destroyed villages and innumerable towns in the interior areas of Uttarakhand have only intensified the migration of people from hilly areas to the plains. According to the sociologists and the activists, it won’t be long when we’ll have to face a major crisis if the rural infrastructure ..

Spirituality and Aurobindo Perspective of Sumitranandan Pant

Spirituality and Aurobindo Perspective of Sumitranandan Pant

By Samridhi Dixit                                 “The spirit shall look out through matter’s gaze and the matter shall reveal the spirit face”   -Shri Aurobindo. Spirituality is considered a religious process of re-formation which aims to recover the original shape of man ..

The Wordsworth of Hindi Literature – Sumitranandan Pant

The Wordsworth of Hindi Literature – Sumitranandan Pant

By Priyanjali Bhalla          स्तब्ध ज्योत्स्ना में जब संसार,          चकित रहता शिशु सा नादान,          विश्व के पलको पर सुकुमार,          विचरते हैं जब ,स्वप्न अजान,          न जाने,नक्षत्रों से कौन ,          निमंत्रण देता मुझको ..

Marxism and Gandhian perspective of Sumitranandan Pant

Marxism and Gandhian perspective of Sumitranandan Pant

By Vidisha Nainwal SumitraNandan Pant was one of the writers in the Indian artistic and intellectual traditions who were initially drawn to Gandhism and Marxism. However, over time, these writers became disenchanted after seeing through the shallow materialistic view of the world and returned to their Indian roots, in pursuit of a deeper meaning and ..