Prisoner of Hope
Father of the Nation needs to carry all our burdens….dreams, aspirations of millions…….do we ever pause to think what the Father wanted from the Nation
De di humme azadi bina kharag bina dhal
Sabarmati ke sant, tume ne kar diya kamaal….
Freedom…..to dream, to squander…..
Rajat told us – Gandhi’s simplicity was like a child’s play in a chicken field – still don’t know what is a chicken field - but the meaning was more than clear – and it was not only his social philosophy or Congress organization….his message was simple
In New Delhi, I am used to customary portrait of a smiling Mahatma in every public servant’s room – sitting underneath most of us lie habitually, indulge in decadence and behave like feudal lords. We excel in saying no and we are most scared to experiment with truth.
….be open to ideas….let your life be an open book