We are Indian. But do we really care about being Indian?
Do you feel that Indians have no responsibility towards their country? Join in this thought-provoking discussion thread.
No one forces anyone to mourn on the brutal death of a soldier nor one does so for the loss of the ICC champions trophy. Tears go down when we really care about something. But the irony is that the majority chooses to mourn for the loss of a match.
Recently I read somewhere that while Bollywood is busy in making movies on life of cricketers, Hollywood made a movie on the life of the great Indian mathematician Ramanujan.
There are several other examples which make me wonder that we live in India but do we really care about being Indian. Do we ever feel some responsibility towards our nation?
Everyone remembers what 14th February is for but few would know what July is special for.
Our constitution has given everyone enough freedom but shouldn't we ourselves consider giving our nation, its soldiers, law and order respect without being forced to do so ?