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What is ‘Real’ Education?

“This is not education,” I said to myself over and over again. I was sitting at the back of a Statistics class in the second year of my college undergrad course.  It didn’t matter where I sat because my studying was what I did in the weeks

The Environment of Education

For each one of us, our time in school was what shaped us into who we are today as adults. We all have our favorite and memorable stories of school life, our special teachers, lunch time tales, secrets with friends, scraping through classes of some of

Bhanu Didi on Education

Anna daanam param daanam vidya daanam atah param Annena kshanika truptih yaavajjevam ca vidyayo. These verses say that offering food to the needy is very noble. But giving the gift of education is the highest. While food brings temporary satisfaction,