Come, let us build another temple!

Is this a coincidence that exactly 120 years ago, on this very day, 5th August, (20th of Shravan, 1307 as per Bengali Calendar) Rabindranath Tagore wrote a poem “Deeno Daan”? It was also about a…

Pandemic lessons for Apostolic Religious Life

The pandemic is not leaving us soon. It looks like Covid-19 is defying science and religion! Four features mark the pandemic experience: i) the entire humankind/creation is inter-connected and inter-dependent; ii) human life is fragile…

Untold Stories, Life-giving Narratives

“There are no migrants walking on the road”, Solicitor General (Govt. of India) Tushar Mehta submitted in the Supreme Court. Apparently the Supreme Court was satisfied with the submission! It seems that lies, contradictions and…

We shall not fail this moment!

The resistance and protest against CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) is gaining strength and depth. It is primarily a fight to preserve the soul of the Constitution of the country - the secular and democratic fabric…

CAA: Waking up India

At last India seems to have woken up. Protests across the country, spontaneously led by University students, are becoming a movement. The youth, in particular, seem to have recognized the need to voice their dissent.…

JCSA STATEMENT ON THE EMERGING SITUATION IN JHARKHAND

The recent developments in the state of Jharkhand are a cause of concern for every citizen of India. The democratic institutions and rule of law have collapsed in Jharkhand, resulting in efforts to amend Chotanagpur/Santal…