Obsession with Products - Towards concerning consumerism

We are not consumers. We are people. And we are definitely not products. But modern society has made us either mindless consumeristic zombies or a product of our own doings. We are not living our lives to earn money and shop whatever we want, have a luxury house, or entertain ourselves. We definitely are not living to support big and even small corporations as if we are some kind of robots....

May 5, 2021 · 6 min · Vimarsh, Aryan and Aabhas

Cost of Marks - Tutions taking toll on Learning

In India, like most developing countries, there exists a system of “private tuition”, which runs parallel and ahead of the formal system of education to supplement academic support and to overcome school inadequacies. There is very little amount of research done in the field of education and especially supplemental education that students receive- (a lot of it behind horrendous. paywalls 😠 [another one - how is this even legal?]). If you are more interested in the raw numbers of future economic, financial, societal harm you can find sources, used for this article, linked below....

May 4, 2021 · 6 min · Vimarsh, Aryan and Aabhas

Flat Earthers

A lot of people especially young adults believe that the Earth is Flat! Google Trends showing Interest in Flat Earth peaked during 2017, but its still undeniable that a lot of people still believe that the Earth is flat Walking on Earth’s surface, looks and feels flat, so they deny all evidence to the contrary, such as satellite photos of Earth as a sphere to be false / photoshopped and created by big government organisations....

May 3, 2021 · 6 min · Vimarsh

Why I switched away from Wordpress

Wordpress is the world’s most popular content management system (CMS). It’s estimated that it runs approximately 35% of the entire internet, close to 20 million websites in total. As soon as I got my domain vimarsh.info , I knew I wanted to make a website - and Wordpress it was. I had previous experience using it and also had made several Wordpress websites for others. So that is what I did....

May 2, 2021 · 5 min · Vimarsh

Society should make monopolies illegal

Society should make monopolies illegal and I strongly stand by the statement. Let’s imagine, in this current horribly dangerous second wave of COVID-19 that the Remdesivir injection, instead of being manufactured by many pharma companies, only one company had the exclusive right over its manufacturing. Not only would the supply be unable to sustain the demand, but it would also have given rise to even worse and exorbitant pricing of such crucial medications....

May 1, 2021 · 3 min · Vimarsh

India's own Cryptocurrency is coming ₹ 🚀🚀

India is a country where cash circulation amounts to whopping 5 lac crore rupees. With technologies like UPI and the tech boom, digital payments are on a stark rise📈. The total global market cap in the world for cryptocurrencies is more than 2 trillion USD (It doubled in the last two months alone), two-thirds of India’s annual GDP 🤯 this tells a lot! And our government is planning to ban the use of cryptocurrencies....

April 21, 2021 · 7 min · Vimarsh

Deceit – Why there is a 99% chance that you are deceitful.

“Man is always deceitful, by our humanity we choose not to hurt someone with the truth, we protect those we love - sometimes with lack of information” What is Deceit? Deception or falsehood is an act or statement which misleads, hides the truth , or promotes a belief, concept, or idea that is not true. It is often done for personal gain or advantage. Wikipedia Two different Paths in a Jungle both of which might not be what it seems it is – Image by Susanne Shwarz from Unsplash...

April 10, 2021 · 4 min · Vimarsh

What if robots do all the work? – Finding Meaning in Life

If robots do all the work, there won’t be any scarcity of human manpower, food, shelter and basic needs and most wants. Most people will have nothing to do, or will they? Imagine you go to a restaurant owned by a human in that Utopia. They might be making meals and serving people because they like to do that. You do not need to pay for that service, as the basic needs are already satisfied by (non-human destructing) robots....

March 29, 2021 · 4 min · Vimarsh

Youth and Essence of Individuality👦

Today’s generation, in order to fit into certain designed parameters is leaving behind their essence of individuality Depicting Individualism - A red flower in a field of Yellow Flower I have recently observed and felt that, we the children and Youth, in order to fit into a certain designed parameters often leave behind the essence of individuality. We often leave behind our unique characteristic which make us a different person and an “Individual”....

March 19, 2021 · 4 min · Vimarsh

Farmer Protests Explained – The promise to increase revenue by 200%

The new farm laws promise to2x yes you read that correctly the income of farmers in the next 2 years by relying on the deregulation of the market. But most analysts and critics say this might not work and, in fact, the income of small to medium farmers (comprising 80% of the farmers) might reduce by upto 40% . Which is a substantial hit. If you want to directly understand the problems click here TLDR; The farmers’ concerns are genuine and India needs much more....

February 18, 2021 · 11 min · Vimarsh