PHILANTHROPHY

  • Ratan Tata's audacious philanthropic retirement plans August 21, 2012

    One does not attain freedom from the bondage of Karma by merely abstaining from work. No one attains perfection merely by giving up work Because no one can remain actionless even for a moment. Everyone is driven to action, helplessly indeed, by the Gunas of nature The deluded ones, who restrain their organs of action but mentally...
  • Myths versus facts about child abuse November 18, 2009

    MYTH: Men sexually abuse children as they cannot control their sexual urge. FACT: Sexual assaults are committed by people in a position of power and trust. MYTH: Sexual assaults are instinctive acts committed by strangers. FACT: Most sexual assaults are premeditated acts of aggression committed by trusted people. MYTH: ...
  • No specific law on child sexual abuse in India November 18, 2009

    Where does India's legal system stands on the issue of child abuse? ...