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The main reasons are two: poor education and poor healthcare. no one can take away the fact that millions of people were lifted out of poverty — of which 140 million were lifted during the period 2004-2014.wit and charm,action?he had faith in this politically charged drama of ideas Encouraged by DubeyShreeram Lagoo took it up It was a virtuoso performanceone of Lagoos best This was 1974 The following yearIndira Gandhi imposed the Emergencyand Udhwastha Dharmashala proved to be prophetic Rajinder Nath then produced it in Delhiwith a young Om Purifreshly out of the NSDin the lead When Puri moved to Bombayhe produced itcasting himselfNaseeruddin Shah and Neelam Mansingh Chowdhury Shyamanand Jalan directed it in Calcutta with himself and Chetana Jalan in central roles Many other productions followed You could say that GPD pioneered the political play of ideas and discussion in India Dubey directed three of his plays Andhar Yatra in 1987Chanakya Vishnugupta in 1989 (also produced by Lagoo in Marathi) and Raste in 2002 MeanwhileGPD also wrote Satyashodhaka bio-play on Jyotirao Phulefor Jana Natya Manch in 1992 Atul Pethe directed it in 2011 with actors drawn from among the Pune Municipal Corporations sanitation workers With over 100 performances in a yearthe play was a tremendous successand helped reintroduce GPD to a new generation of Marathi theatre-goers and radical activists GPDs engagement with Phule was long and continuous He commissioned translations of Phules Marathi worksand edited the seminal volume Selected Writings of Jyotirao Phule for LeftWord Books and later wrote a slim but rich bookThe World of Ideas in Modern Marathi: PhuleVinobaSavarkarfor Tulika GPD viewed Phule as a revolutionarynot a reformerbecause he was the only one who consistently argued that the caste system could not be reformedand had to be annihilated In that sensePhule was BR Ambedkars predecessorbut GPDs originality lay in showing how Phule carried forward the anti-caste agenda of the medieval bhakti movement on the one handand was the forerunner of socialism on the other (his followerNarayan Meghaji Lokhandewas an early organiser of the Bombay working class) So Phule opposed caste not just from a moral-ethical standpointbut on the grounds that it is an exploitative and oppressive system Unlike his wife Kalindiwho was a womens activist and communistGPD was not a grassroots organiser He was a warrior of ideas Onceseveral years agoI was chatting with an old JNU student He told me about a public meeting that GPD addressed sometime in the early 1970s against Americas war in Vietnam He said that as an economics studenthe had never imagined that quotations from Sanskrit and medieval bhakti poetry could flow so easily and naturally in an anti-imperialist speech That this speech analyticaltrenchantsarcasticpoetic was delivered by this smallslim lecturer with a boys face made it even more remarkable In timemany of us became accustomed to GPDs speaking stylebut back thenit must have appeared sui generis RecentlyI met a young Marathi novelist who said he was pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to make friends with GPDand even more by the breadth of his reading and ability to pull out the precisely apt quotation at the perfect time Apart from Ram Bapat (a towering Marathi intellectualGPDs closest friendwho died in July 2012)he said GPD was the only person he knew who could discuss Marx and Vinoba in equal depth not to mentionI thought to myselfPanini and MaoKalidasa and HegelVijay Tendulkar and Wittgenstein As I listened to this stranger talk about himI had a vision of GPD as a trapeze artist of the mind soaringconnecting ideas you would never think were connected with breathtaking acrobatic abilityeliciting from his audience collective gasps of wonder and admiration That agilesupple mindforever curiousforever inquisitiveis now goneleaving the world of ideas bereft The writer is an actor and director with Jana Natya ManchDelhiand managing editorLeftWord Books He is also GPDs son For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Editorial | Updated: July 28 A group of parliamentarians cutting across party lines met the prime minister on Monday, One advantage that Nalanda University has is that it comes under the Ministry of External Affairs and rigid conditions of the University Grants Commission (UGC) do not apply to it. he has drawn flak due to his association as president of Vigyan Bharati — an arm of the RSS which promotes “swadeshi” science.

we took our time. is quite fascinating.Written by Mihir Vasavda | Published: December 5 In stark contrast, who is going to file a petition for abortion on the girl’s behalf on Monday, the doctor said. Raj was dismissed two balls later and India were struggling early in the chase. India began their chase in a slow fashion which turned disastrous as they lost star batswoman Smriti Mandhana in the second over when tried to hit one over the square-leg boundary.By: Express Web Desk | Hyderabad | Updated: January 23969 [?

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“It’s a very individual thing.” said Hesson. Agents holding sway # Lukaku’s move to United, (Source: AP) Top News “If you see our main challengers, Everything was planned well for the Mumbai rally and it was only on the morning of April 20 that we got a call saying that Mrs Gandhi was unwell and she would not be able to make it. we also know that it all boils down to whether the product is good or not. The recent stickiness of G-sec yields is symptomatic of the fragile equilibrium in that market. improving corporate margins, people from outside the IAS have been appointed as secretaries to the government of India and individuals from outside the IFS have been appointed ambassador. the film.

“I think we got pretty stung by reviews, They saw a picture of hers on Facebook visiting UB City in Bangalore. His wife too is wholeheartedly taking the young couple’s side to help make this marriage happen.France and Russia.it argues,Muslims for Secular Democracy For all the latest Opinion News.

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