July 2006

July 2006

Desh Videsh July 2006 – Cover Story

DESH-VIDESH : Year in Review

ISSUE – 609 • How to Raise Religious Child Every new generation faces the difficult job of raising its children. Though we may live in a time very different from that of our grandparents, we have the same responsibilities as parents as they did. We must nurture our children, help them learn society’s belies and values, and to teach them …

Bollywood

LIFE OF GURU DUTT

LIFE OF GURU DUTT

Guru Dutt Padukone was born in Mysore in South India on July 9, 1925. He had his early education in Calcutta before doing basic training with dance maestro Uday Shankar after which he joined Prabhat Studios. Guru Dutt Padukone was born in Mysore in South India on July 9, 1925. He had his early education in Calcutta before doing basic …

Religion

MY SIX WEEK WITH DIDI MAA SADHVI RITAMBHARA

MY SIX WEEK WITH DIDI MAA SADHVI RITAMBHARA

Her speeches are soul stirring and so eloquent that many men and women in the audience weep openly and make no attempts to hide their tears. I accompanied Didi Maa to Florida, New York, New Jersey, the United Kingdom and Belgium. Our itinerary included several lectures at varied venues, visits to private homes and celebrating important Hindu festivals of Rakshabandhan …

Religion

WHAT IS CHRISTMAS

WHAT IS CHRISTMAS

In Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh, Christians, Muslims, Hindus, and Sikhs practice their religious beliefs. Our languages, foods, and our cultures are somewhat similar to each other. Eid and Diwali were celebrated in October. Now Christmas is coming in December. All these special days are beautiful and meaningful for every religion. What is Christmas? It is not decorations, shopping, or toys. …

Bollywood

BOLLYWOOD TODAY

BOLLYWOOD TODAY

Hrithik is highest paid Indian star It isn’t official as yet, but Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan has gone beyond any actor’s pricing after signing a deal with Adlabs at a reported price of a whopping Rs.350 million (US$ 7.5 million). Adlabs apparently signed the Krrish star for a three-film deal. Hrithik’s reported price would change the entire pricing system in …