Education in Dehradun is Driven by “Medium” of School

Education in Dehradun is Driven by “Medium” of School

by Shivnetri Kushwaha An education system of a society is believed to produce students who grow to become the pillars of it. But what if under the same system its students are taught hogwash that decays the society from within? Or maybe are misled to follow norms that stand against the very ideology of education. ..

Donations, A Harsh Reality Of Dehradun’s Educational Societies

Donations, A Harsh Reality Of Dehradun’s Educational Societies

by Kushagra Mittal In today’s world, cities like Dehradun are neglected because most important media houses focus only on metropolitan cities. The social and educational issues in Dehradun remain unreported by most of the local and national newspapers; this is what drives the situation to a worse state. It has become an irony over the ..

Illusions In Educational And Educated Society of Uttarakhand

Illusions In Educational And Educated Society of Uttarakhand

by Nitin Chandola In today’s monetized society, getting educated is considered to be the most important step towards survival. For parents belonging to working class society, educational courses have become a subject that needs to be dealt with great sensitivity. Paying ransom to the deceptive institutions for the sake of getting a good education is ..

Editorial, May 2017

Editorial, May 2017

Every year we observe the season of results and admissions in educational institutions. Only a handful of students get clearance and success in the examinations while the rest suffer from disappointment and their expectations are turned to dust . Our parents always have a better option for us but, these better options are not of ..

Swami Vivekananda’s Teaching Of The Himalayas

Swami Vivekananda’s Teaching Of The Himalayas

by Priyanjali Bhalla He sat there like a statue , motionless and stiff ,as if life had gone out of it .But there was a deep state of vision and luminescence of the highest eternal bliss mirrored on his countenance. One could just sit there and watch his beautiful face beaming with ecstasy on knowing ..

Swami’s Land of Renunciation

Swami’s Land of Renunciation

by Shivnetri Kushwaha Swami Vivekananda’s inclination towards spirituality played a strong force in keeping him attracted to the Himalayas, a place where one can find peace and satisfaction. He made several visits to Almora, a district in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand besides his long tour across the country as well as abroad. This played ..

From Colombo To Almora With Swami Vivekananda

From Colombo To Almora With Swami Vivekananda

by Nitin Chandola The journey of Vedas to the west started by Swami Vivekananda in late nineteenth century is still on its way to create new horizons of understanding spirituality. In May 2017, Ramakrishna Mission will be observing its 120th anniversary. Swami, after a successful journey to the west continued his effort to aware the ..

Editorial, April 2017

Editorial, April 2017

To know that a great personality once walked on the same land as you, a man of character once visited your region, city and state, is always astonishing. For the Doon Mozaic team, working on this issue has not only been interesting and informative, but also overwhelming and impressive, as all of us felt the ..

Chandrashila Trek

Chandrashila Trek

“We live in a beautiful world that is full OF charm and adventure. There is no end to adventures, if only we seek them with our eyes and hearts open.” New Year’s Eve is one of the most hyped event of the year and greatest dilemma of all time are the questions; what’s the plan? ..

The Ghost Villages – A result of political ignorance

The Ghost Villages – A result of political ignorance

by Priyanjali Bhalla  People living in the cities live together in a society and crib about growing population due to immigration of people. But do we do anything about it ?Just comment and turn a blind eye to the issue of immigration unaware of the fact the somewhere in the isolated hills a lonely soul ..