Archive for August, 2015

A Day in the Life of Syamantak

This film was done live on the progress of University of Life formrly known as “School Without Walls”. All filming was done in a non-invasive style with no scripts and rehearsals. Prof. Rahat Yusufi has been an independent film maker since 1987. He was appointed Professor and Head of Department of Film Direction and Screen writing at the film and TV institute at Pune. He has awards for cinematic excellence from Toronto, Karlovi Veri and Cascrow. He also has two National Awards in 1991 for best film on environment. His films have been screened in the prestigious “Spectrum India” during the International Film Festival of India at New Delhi and at the Beirut International Film Festival in 1997. You can also watch this documentary online on the Culture unplugged foundation website:-­-In-The-Life-of-Syamantak

24 Aug 2015

University of Life

Author: hashcookies | Filed under: Taleemnet

Shashi Tharoor, one of the members of India’s Parliament, participated in a recent debate in England on whether British rule over India had helped India or Britain. Short and bitter, worth hearing and passing on:

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4 Aug 2015

Shashi Tharoor on colonialism

Author: hashcookies | Filed under: Multiversity