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Welcome to this session devoted to the

Development of a Strategy
Development of a Strategy
for Nation Building
for Nation Building

~ an approach

Hearty Welcome to you for attending this session organized by LEAD INDIA
Hearty Welcome to you
for attending this session
organized by
LEAD INDIA
We are our THOUGHTS
We are our THOUGHTS
We are our
THOUGHTS
We are our ?
We are our ?
We
are
our
?
What shall we do with our
What shall we do with our

Analytical, Critical and Constructive THINKING ABILITY ?

What shall we do with our Analytical, Critical and Constructive THINKING ABILITY ?
Thinking, while thinking, about thinking will IMPROVE the quality of thinking and more importantly, the quality
Thinking, while thinking, about thinking
will IMPROVE the quality of thinking and
more importantly, the quality of our LIFE.
We must use our thinking ability to achieve Progress, Peace, Prosperity for EVERYONE OF US
We must use our thinking ability to achieve
Progress, Peace, Prosperity
for EVERYONE OF US
WHEN YOU CHANGE YOUR THINKING YOU CHANGE YOUR BELIEFS ~ EXPECTATIONS ~ ATTITUDE ~ BEHAVIOUR ~
WHEN YOU CHANGE YOUR THINKING YOU CHANGE YOUR BELIEFS ~ EXPECTATIONS ~ ATTITUDE ~ BEHAVIOUR ~
WHEN YOU CHANGE YOUR THINKING YOU CHANGE YOUR BELIEFS ~ EXPECTATIONS ~ ATTITUDE ~ BEHAVIOUR ~
WHEN YOU CHANGE
YOUR THINKING
YOU CHANGE YOUR
BELIEFS ~
EXPECTATIONS ~
ATTITUDE ~
BEHAVIOUR ~
PERFORMANCE ~
LIFE.
What are the PROBLEMS our NATION is facing ? Please note down 3 most important problems
What are the
PROBLEMS
our NATION
is facing ?
Please note down 3 most important problems
. .
.
Problems MORE PROBLEMS and MANY MORE PROBLEMS
Problems
MORE PROBLEMS
and
MANY MORE PROBLEMS
What are the PROBLEMS the citizens of our NATION are facing ? Please note down 3
What are the
PROBLEMS
the citizens of
our NATION
are facing ?
Please note down 3 most important problems
. .
.
Is there any link, commonality or any other identifiable relationship between the problems of the Country
Is there any link, commonality or
any other identifiable relationship
between the problems
of the Country and that
of the Individuals ?
Can the Country develop without the development of the Individuals ?
Can the Country
develop
without the development
of the Individuals ?
What is the CAUSE – The ROOT CAUSE of the problems being faced by the Nation
What is the CAUSE –
The ROOT CAUSE
of the problems
being faced by the
Nation
and as well as the
Individuals ?

What is the root cause of our problems ?

Can we see any CAUSE and EFFECT RELATIONSHIP ?
Can we see any
CAUSE and EFFECT
RELATIONSHIP ?
Will this analysis and this session help in any way in clarifying the issues and further
Will this analysis
and
this session
help in any way
in clarifying the issues
and further in helping to
improve the situation ?
Are we getting MOTIVATED ? or DEMOTIVATED ?
Are we getting
MOTIVATED ?
or
DEMOTIVATED ?
AAP BADO DESH KO BADAO
AAP BADO
DESH KO BADAO
AAP BADO ~ DESH KO BADAO
AAP
BADO ~
DESH KO
BADAO

Today, we have a…

Questionable moral climate,

Lack of strong,

value-based up-bringing, and

Celebration of negative role models

 
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing

The inequality,

The inequality,

the inefficiency,

the inefficiency,
the inefficiency,

the indifference,

the indifference,

the ineffectiveness

.

the ineffectiveness .
the ineffectiveness .
 
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing

the growing poverty,

the exploding corruption,

ever-increasing pollution,

~ not just in environment,

the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing pollution, ~ not just in environment,
the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing pollution, ~ not just in environment,

cheating, crime, violence, vulgarity,

.

.
.
.
.

but in thought, word and action,

decreasing standards,

weakening family ties,

declining values,

get-quick-rich by any means attitude

get-quick-rich by any means attitude
get-quick-rich by any means attitude
The inequality, the inefficiency, the indifference, the ineffectiveness . the growing poverty, the exploding corruption, ever-increasing
“I am not interested in listening to 100 ways by which it cannot be done. Can
“I am not interested in listening to 100 ways by which it cannot be done. Can

“I am not interested in listening to 100 ways by which it cannot be done. Can you tell me one way in which it can be done? .”

Former President of India in “Vision to Mission” (2003) Sri A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Former President of India
in “Vision to Mission” (2003)
Sri A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“I am not interested in listening to 100 ways by which it cannot be done. Can
“I am not interested in listening to 100 ways by which it cannot be done. Can
“As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can

“As long as poverty,

injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest.

Poverty is not natural.

It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice,

the protection of a fundamental human right:

the right to dignity and a decent life.”

Nelson Mandela

“The Campaign to Make Poverty History”

“As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can
“If you can’t explain it simply , you don’t understand it well enough”

“If you can’t explain it simply,

you don’t understand it well enough”

“Do you want

to spend the

rest of your life

selling sugared

water or,

do you want

a chance to

change the world ?”

“Do you want to spend the rest of your life selling sugared water or, do you

“ Everybody today seems to be

in such a terrible rush, anxious for greater developments and greater riches and so on,
in such a terrible rush,
anxious for greater developments
and greater riches and so on,

~ parents have very little time for each other; parents have not much time for their children; -

and in the home begins
and in the home begins
the disruption of peace of the world” Mother Theresa
the disruption of peace of the world”
Mother Theresa
“ Everybody today seems to be in such a terrible rush, anxious for greater developments and

“The hands that serve are holier than the lips that pray.”

28

Kerala

29 Kerala
29
Kerala
Action without study is fatal. Study without action is futile. Mary Beard
Action
without study
is fatal.
Study
without action
is futile.
Mary Beard

So, What shall we do now ?

So, What shall we do now ?
What can one person do ? 32 Kerala What can one seed do !?!

What can one person do ?

What can one person do ? 32 Kerala What can one seed do !?!
32 Kerala
32
Kerala

What can one seed do !?!

Let us endeavour to Light a lamp, however small, instead of remaining inactive, cursing the enveloping
Let us endeavour to
Light a lamp, however small,
instead of remaining inactive,
cursing the enveloping darkness
Let us endeavour to Light a lamp, however small, instead of remaining inactive, cursing the enveloping

Let all of us get motivated

to work for a BETTER TOMORROW for EVERYONE OF US
to
work for a
BETTER TOMORROW
for
EVERYONE OF US
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out
your best ~ always,
and remember to improve it
continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Be committed to bringing out your best ~ always, and remember to improve it continuously.
Some more Thoughts to ponder before we move further

Some more Thoughts to ponder before we move further

Some more Thoughts to ponder before we move further

Are you concerned

or will continue to remain unconcerned ?

If you remain unconcerned,
If you remain unconcerned,
non-thinking carelessness. it results in
non-thinking carelessness.
it results in

Being concerned, results in commitment.

No use in having a RELIGION which you cannot use in everyday life.
No use
in having a RELIGION
which you cannot use
in everyday life.
Quality must become our RELIGION . How do you ensure Try to get the best out

Quality must become our RELIGION .

Quality must become our RELIGION .
How do you ensure Try to get the best out of everything – Yes, every one.
How do you ensure
Try to get the best
out of everything –
Yes, every one.
in everything ?
QUALITY

Don’t be disheartened

by a catalogue of seemingly insurmountable difficulties and mounting problems. Open up and search for

uncommon solutions to solve our complex problems.

What is needed is

integration of Science,

Spirituality and Social Wisdom.

Surely, you got so much from the Society. Why not we commit ourselves to give something

Surely,

you got so much

from the Society.

Why not we commit ourselves to give something back to the society ?

Surely, you got so much from the Society. Why not we commit ourselves to give something
The future of our Society, any society for that matter, lies in developing a culture of
The future of our Society,
any society for that matter,
lies in developing
a culture of honesty
which implies
not encouraging
a culture of dishonesty.
The future of our Society, any society for that matter, lies in developing a culture of

Deshamunu

Preminchumanna

Manchiannadi

Penchumanna

Vottimatalu

Kattipettoy

Gattimel

Talapettavoy

Deshamunu Preminchumanna Manchiannadi Penchumanna Vottimatalu Kattipettoy Gattimel Talapettavoy Love your Motherland Do your Stop the bit

Love your Motherland

Do your Stop the

bit

to increase the Good

habit of merely

talking

Contemplate on doing real Good

Deshamunu Preminchumanna Manchiannadi Penchumanna Vottimatalu Kattipettoy Gattimel Talapettavoy Love your Motherland Do your Stop the bit
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for attending this session
organized by
LEAD INDIA