India’s Real Heroes


I saw this extremely nice program on CNN-IBN today … India’s Real Heroes. An amazing show … It was being anchored by one of my favourites (no, that has very little to do with the show being amazing …). She is one of my favourite singers, and is extremely effervescent. Find her here

The program was all about the real heroes. Whether it was the gentleman fighting for the survival of the one-horned Indian Rhino, or the gentleman making sure the people who need medication get it. Or, two gentlemen from Patna who run a coaching institute for the IIT entrance for underprivileged children in Patna.

They are people who believe … These gentlemen believe, for instance, that anyone can make it to the hallowed halls of learning, the IITs. You dont have to be rich, nor do you need to have access to vast resources … You don’t even need to claim the caste quota. Now, this, to my mind, is the real hero.

The program is an eye-opener. More in a positive way … That all is not lost … That we shall strive, that India as a nation, is not completely bereft of her heroes. Only thing, there’s too few of them!

Advertisements


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s