Monthly Archives: June 2014

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Written on Jun, 24, 2014 by in | Leave a comment
A part of ancient women's market in Imphal

Countdown for OBC (Other Backward Classes) Meiteis (anglicised “Meitei” or “Meiteimacha” in Meiteilon) to get a socio-economic uplift has willy-nilly begun, if the talk I had recently with some members of the Meitei Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee (MSTDC) members is anything to go by. Nature has made men so equal in the faculties of body and mind. There are some …

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Written on Jun, 22, 2014 by in | Leave a comment
Darwin's HMS Beagle And Young Darwin

    My sincere appreciation for an email from a “Student” that reads “Khuramjari Pabung. Sir, I feel sad by your comment in your article – ‘My time is now short. I have better things to do. I am now waiting for God to search for and find me. That’s why I am an agnostic and not an atheist.’ “Sir …

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Written on Jun, 16, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Meitei history is littered with conspiracies, especially by the royal clans to overthrow the incombant monarchy, added by conspiratorial rewriting of some puyas. Conspiracy theories are very pervasive, sometimes as a symtom pf paranoia. There are conspiracy theory of 9/11 destruction of the twin towers in New York or fake moon landing staged in an American desert to fool everyone …

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Written on Jun, 06, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

While I am having a burning sense of grievance at the alleged historic and perfidious burning of Meitei Puyas, along with the general feeling of resentment expressed by some puya scholars, I feel that the time has come for educated Meiteis to discern the truth whether some puyas were indeed, burnt by Shantidas Gosai. Puyas are very valuable Meitei literature, …

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