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by DharmaB
17 Oct 2019 23:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Guys stop it. Today 17th October in history. Sikhs defeated Ahmad Shah Abdali and too back most of punjab. In 1699 Abdali's grandson Zaman Shah was defeated by Maharaja Ranjit Singh. He recovered zamzam gun which is still at the chowk in Lahore close to the jail where Bhagat Singh Rajguru and Sukhd...
by DharmaB
29 Aug 2019 20:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

It is irritating to hear that India will take back PoK. Imho, taking back PoK doesnt give us anything. It does not give us access to Afghanistan, most importantly. I thought there was a part of North West POK that touched Afghanistan? I too was curious and checking maps, but not sure about the road...
by DharmaB
29 Aug 2019 20:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

It is irritating to hear that India will take back PoK. Imho, taking back PoK doesnt give us anything. It does not give us access to Afghanistan, most importantly. We need to liberate Balochistan for that. Liberating PoK must be lower in the priority. Pakis do something stupid, land amphibious troo...
by DharmaB
21 Aug 2019 17:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

What is fascinating is the entire mainstream US media , ideological spectrum ranging from Democracy Now! to NPF to fox & WSJ are of one voice on thos topic. There is not even the pretense of presenting both sides, not even, "we left a voicemail 2 minutes before air time with GOI but no one...
by DharmaB
20 Aug 2019 23:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

And the Supreme Court. Despite his Congress ancestry and activist judge streak, the current CJI is both patriotic and honest (with impeccable financial integrity). I think his brother was ex Air Chief. However, he is about to retire in couple of months and it is important that judgement on 370 happ...
by DharmaB
19 Aug 2019 23:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Balwaristan
Replies: 85
Views: 7284

Re: Balwaristan

UlanBatori wrote:Someone pls cross-post/repeat the stuff about the Bomb Shelter rapes here.


cross-post:
https://www.dawn.com/news/1472015/why-d ... der-firing
by DharmaB
19 Aug 2019 23:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Peregrine wrote:Hindu antecedent of Muslim Jinnah. His grandfather was Lohana-Thakkar, said to be Raghuvanshi descendant of Lord Ram - RK Misra - MAY 20, 2018
^^^


Indians owe Jinnah a lot then. May be to MKG too...
May be that's why NM expresses lot of reverence for MKG often and misunderstood for that. :D
by DharmaB
19 Aug 2019 15:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

this is a good time to build up some local infrastructure like widen roads, lay down underground cables for electric supply so that winter snow does not disrupt electric supply. May also help KMs who support GoI but are afraid to speak up also have some brownie points to speak for. Actually pakista...
by DharmaB
19 Aug 2019 14:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.siasat.com/pakistani-flag-orientation-burj-khalifa-sparks-expats-anger-1586528/?utm_source=vuukle&utm_medium=talk_of_town Pakistani flag orientation on Burj Khalifa sparks expats’ anger Posted by Sameer Published: August 18, 2019. Dubai: The orientation of Pakistani flag on Burj Kha...
by DharmaB
19 Aug 2019 14:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Sandrokottos wrote:^Yet some wonder why the ungrateful kashmiris suffer so much. The day they learn gratitude, humility, and loyalty, their suffering will end. No hope for them otherwise.

Same applies to pakis too...
by DharmaB
18 Aug 2019 22:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Hasan Nisar is talking BS, about breakup of India. Khalistan, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bahar or Bihar etc.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rp4anxnD-J0
by DharmaB
18 Aug 2019 20:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

imran niazi is going apeshit :mrgreen: The World must also seriously consider the safety & security of India's nuclear arsenal in the control of the fascist, racist Hindu Supremacist Modi Govt. This is an issue that impacts not just the region but the world. — Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) August ...
by DharmaB
17 Aug 2019 23:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3402
Views: 535150

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Sonugn A small protest by exiled Tibetans against atrocities inn HK & Xingian in front of Chinese embassy would be a good start Yes, RSS and its sister organizations should proactively help arranging dharnas with exiled Tibetans in front of china embassy. Also they should not think that they sh...
by DharmaB
17 Aug 2019 23:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3402
Views: 535150

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

twitter China wants democracy in Kashmir, but not in China. China sympathizes with 1 thousand pro-democracy protesters in Kashmir, but not with 1 million pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. It would be interesting to see China's reaction once we start raising HongKong, Xingiang and Tibet in publi...
by DharmaB
15 Aug 2019 22:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 443
Views: 61040

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

What is going to happen in next 6 months to 1 year in pak, if the situation at Indian side of LOC remains peaceful by and large ? I remember reading in 90's which goes on saying that, there were reports on pak army about it turning more and more greener in their ranks (with beards) at aphsar level. ...
by DharmaB
15 Aug 2019 02:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2554
Views: 340645

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Anybody shed some light on these possible other factors contributing to "X" as well 1) The US deep state had been deeply interested to have control over J&K, but since India will never allow to have any base of their own, it sided with Pak since long ago. Through Pak, it would be easy ...
by DharmaB
12 Aug 2019 20:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2487
Views: 422715

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

I doubt it until i see a link! Here it is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AF5WmhiktJk This a s s h o l e had given an interview 2-3 years back in a paki talk show where he had said that India's partition in 1947 is the biggest loss for Muslims. He said Tassavur kijiye (Just think) aaj agar bade sa...
by DharmaB
08 Aug 2019 19:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 586773

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

The inevitable has to happen anyway sooner or later. IMO sooner the better. Few years back, I wondered and worried how on earth this pak problem could be solved. I couldn't imagine that we could come near to a solution this soon. Of course there will be lot to worry and pray for things go smooth unt...
by DharmaB
08 Aug 2019 19:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 586773

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

The irrational moves by Pakistan and public comments by Im the Dim and Bajwa are concerning. Firstly, Pakistan is going to utterly fail in drumming up international support for their wailing judging by reaction (or lack there of) of the Intl community. Even their close benefactor, UAE supported the...
by DharmaB
01 Aug 2019 20:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 586773

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

अर्ध-सन्यासी (Half Hermit)

‏ @bababanaras
23m23 minutes ago

मेरा कश्मीर आतंकवाद, अलगाववाद और परिवारवाद से आज़ादी के लिए छटपटा रहा है। हाथ पीछे मत खीचना बॉस।

इतना रीट्वीट करें कि #बॉस को बोल सकूं की पूरा हिंदुस्तान भी कश्मीर की सम्पूर्ण आज़ादी के लिए छटपटा रहा है।
by DharmaB
21 Jul 2019 00:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Here I want to make an analogy of this mind, consciousness with an example of pond... Suppose if we sat beside a lake situated at a place with beautiful surroundings. And there is wind some times which creates the waves in it. We only see the waves in it. When there is rain, that also creates ripple...
by DharmaB
20 Jul 2019 23:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

About first hand experiences, for anybody it would be too personal to share, and also it would become awkward after sharing... If the purpose is to motivate self, there are plenty of examples in some of the great saints life histories. Now all of them could not be wrong. The chances of all of them c...
by DharmaB
19 Jul 2019 19:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

No disagreements with above. This was also the reason for the inclusion of "disinterested God" in the first axiom. That God is not going to sit and judge you. This is a huge difference from the Abrahamic notion of God, in fact, it makes the Dharmic notion of God almost the antithesis of t...
by DharmaB
18 Jul 2019 12:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

But now what is that which makes Dharmic faiths superior to Abrahamic faiths. If it is just offering some theory and some logical perspective of existence, and says "be good, and do good, everything will be alright", is that sufficient ? This will be viewed much like faith based Abrahamic ...
by DharmaB
18 Jul 2019 11:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

I feel that it is fine to include it, after the STEM-trained mind has already gone through the exercise of matching the desire-fulfillment and karmic consequences axioms to observations and figuring out the implications of those. IOW, it might be unnecessary or even undesirable to try and "sci...
by DharmaB
18 Jul 2019 00:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

So if you are adding your point on the Avidya as an extra beyond the deductive approach, to satisfy the curiosity of a genuine seeker, that's fine. But if you want it as part of the deductive approach, then - what opportunity does this principle offer for falsification? Is there any prediction you ...
by DharmaB
16 Jul 2019 20:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

By coming up with axioms which relate to Sanatana Dharma itself. Note, once again, that the fundamental truth is beyond these axioms, so all that the axiom view affords, is a little reduction in the spiritual effort, by redirecting "STEM sadhana" towards "moksha sadhana." It als...
by DharmaB
14 Jul 2019 16:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

https://image.slidesharecdn.com/teachingsofshirdisaibaba-120308090346-phpapp01/95/teachings-of-shirdi-sai-baba-4-728.jpg?cb=1331197468 Above is a link on Sai Baba's teachings... Why do you consider the above to be essentially Hindu? I did not. The very first word Saburi is rooted in Arabic. The ent...
by DharmaB
14 Jul 2019 16:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Running after endless desires is not good, because it will ensue only conflict. Because there are not enough resources on earth to satisfy each and every desire of all the humans. But it doesn't mean that one should become lazy, and adjust to live in dirt poverty (Hinduism is not teaching to live i...
by DharmaB
14 Jul 2019 13:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

I'm also struggling with this. Ideally, I'd like to tie this back to the axioms (it kind of fits in, time is a device we need to limit our enjoyment per our karmaphala). But I think you are getting somewhere. You sleep and wake up, and your time reference changes (a moment in sleep or dream state b...
by DharmaB
14 Jul 2019 12:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

https://image.slidesharecdn.com/teachingsofshirdisaibaba-120308090346-phpapp01/95/teachings-of-shirdi-sai-baba-4-728.jpg?cb=1331197468 Above is a link on Sai Baba's teachings... From what I read, he is considered as an enlightened master by many gurus and devotees. Only that he uses phrases like (Sa...
by DharmaB
13 Jul 2019 17:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Wish to comprehend on the nature of "Time" little bit, it may be useful in understanding the vast span of evolution of a spirit soul from its primordial state to final Moksha state. As per Einstein, Time is not Absolute Space is also not Absolute In fact he used the term Space-Time to be u...
by DharmaB
13 Jul 2019 17:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Last two posts are excellent. Couldn't agree more...
by DharmaB
11 Jul 2019 11:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Your assumption of a starting point in time (Time Zero) for all the souls to take human birth to begin with (with karmic credit)- is a serious flaw & deviation from SD scriptures. Really saar, is this my assumption, or your assumption of my assumption? :) Seems like some serious misunderstandin...
by DharmaB
10 Jul 2019 23:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

The fundamental concept of Dharmic faiths (at least in SD) is this when it describes this existence or creation or Brahman... It is Anaadi (without a beginning) & Ananth (without an end) Does the infinite ocean (of Brahman) not contain infinite number of Bubbles (we souls) appearing and dis-appe...
by DharmaB
10 Jul 2019 22:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Yes I'm hiding this, and I've been saying from the beginning that I'm going to hide this, because my axioms start at a point beyond this. Your axioms are still fine (even if they are incomplete). But while postulating the theory to support them, I think you have started after a point, not beyond by...
by DharmaB
10 Jul 2019 21:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

The matrix is not aware of any drivers, it only works on probabilities. The drivers behind the probabilities can be anything - Karma, Desire, Gyana, Bhakthi, whatever - the matrix is "meh" on all this, it says - just tell me the probabilities, that's all I need, I don't need to know what ...
by DharmaB
10 Jul 2019 12:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Your description of the Matrix is based on two main drivers. 1) Desire and 2) Law of Karma In this you have not given any place for Gyana (Wisdom), Bhakthi (Devotion for Supreme) and Sharanagathi (Surrender to Supreme). As these are the important means to attain Moksha than the Karma alone. Actually...
by DharmaB
09 Jul 2019 15:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society
Replies: 425
Views: 28453

Re: Tradition, Culture, Religion & Law in Indian Society

Here is some commentary on Ashtavakra Gita in comparision with Bhagavad Gita & Upanishads...

https://www.osho.com/osho-online-librar ... 370350e875

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