India has produced great mathematicians, and astronomers like Varahamihira, Aryabhata, Bhaskaracharya, Acharya Chanakya, Brahmagupta, etc. Brahmagupta’s book when translated by Al-Khwarizmi, a mathematician at the library of Baghdad wisdom house, made the Arabian world acquainted with Indian mathematics. This helped the Arabian world under Abbasid Caliphate achieve a lot of… Read More »Gurukul Education System
Allopathy has its roots in the Heroic medicine system which was used to treat George Washington, US president. It was the cause of his death. But with the advent of British rule in India, slowly Ayurveda fell out of favor and the British government supported Allopathy. Historical Context [Sources: Source 1 & Source 2] The… Read More »How Allopathy won the war with Ayurveda?
After the Battle of Plassey in 1757, a significant turning point in the 7 Years’ War, the British began to assert their dominance over the Indian subcontinent. Despite being under the rule of the Mughals, India boasted a sophisticated educational system known as the Gurukul education system. Although this system… Read More »How did the British destroy the ancient gurukul system?
Nearly all of the countries in the world follow the same education we see in India and elsewhere. Still, education in some countries is better implemented e.g. Japan, and Scandinavian countries (Norway, Sweden, Finland) than others like India, China, the US, etc. But after studying extensively the education systems of… Read More »How the Current Education System came into existence?
Both those within and outside the Jati system have varied perceptions of it. Like many things in life, the Jati system has its strengths and weaknesses. We’ve conducted extensive research on the origins and evolution of the Jati system. In this blog post, we aim to delve into various aspects… Read More »Understanding the ‘Jati’
The history of the current schooling system which I like to call a factory schooling system, is the history of the evolution of the current school system mainly in three different phases viz Austria, Prussia (modern-day Germany), USA. One notable actor that is out of the picture is the UK… Read More »History of the Current schooling system
In this blog post, we’ll discuss structural problems of Indian education system not technical problems. As they say “Future is very hard to predict”. But in the case of a nation, its future can easily be predicted by the current state of its education system. That why we’ll be evaluating… Read More »Is Indian education system really that bad?