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Pakistan : Shah Daula, a muslim saint

During the reign of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan ( 1627-1658, he is the one who ordered the construction of the Taj Mahal), the town of Sialkot ( Punjab province, Pakistan) became home to the saint Pir Shah Daula, a … Continue reading

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The status of children in Nepal

Children are often victims of poverty in Nepal. However much their parents love them, in poor families they are counted as an economic resource from an early age. Child labour has always been essential in agriculture, and in the past … Continue reading

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The muslim castes in India

Hindus have their own caste system founded on the degree of ritual purity. But indian muslims have also a hierarchical system ( this goes against the koranic teaching of equality), with professions considered as more or less respectable and “pure”. But the muslim hierarchy … Continue reading

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India : death of a rich beggar

Recently, a beggar died in a street. He had Rs 200.000 ( 3000 €, 3500 US$) in his pockets. Amazingly, he died of ailments which could have been cured. I’m not going to write another post about indian beggars, how many … Continue reading

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Kathmandu is not an heaven !

For decades, people ( both nepalese and westerners) have been trying to develop Nepal. Now that Kathmandu ( the capital) has it, some regret the old days. The problem n°1 is the overpopulation. Indeed, Kathmandu seems to be following other Asian … Continue reading

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India : the penis preference

India’s shortage of women is giving rise to an entire generation of young men with no prospects of finding a mate. Biology, sociology and history suggest the imbalance will lead to crime and social disorder. And ultimately, the sexual frustration of the … Continue reading

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