2015/05/29 Welcome, progressive-minded reader!
"Democracy can be successful only where the following
essential factors are present amongst at least 51% of the voters:
• morality • literacy • socio-economic-political consciousness.
Otherwise it is an instrument to befool the public."
– Shrii Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar in a 1978 interview
A thought exhibition van, propagating water conservation and Prout, travels from Pune, Maharashtra through the Sahayadri and Marathwada regions ahead of the rainy season in India.
Wells are drying up and underwater tables falling so fast in the Middle East and parts of India, China and the US that food supplies are seriously threatened, a world leading resource analyst has warned. PROUT founder Shrii Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar offered a visionary analysis and practical solutions for the global water crisis. Sarkar's ingenious methods of utilizing water are applied around the world.
"The Global Economic Situation Is Due For A Correction…"
What Correction! Shrii Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar, the founder of PROUT, while commenting in 1987 on the imminent downfall of communism and capitalism, emphasized two main reasons for serious economic downturns: 1) extreme concentration of the value of wealth, and 2) monetary standstill. Indeed, a recent Credit Suisse report on wealth states that the world’s richest 1% now own about half of the total global wealth, and although that wealth has grown to a new record – $263tn, more than twice the $117tn calculated for 2000 – 90 per cent of the world´s population owns only 13% of it. This development may intensify economic recession, the report´s authors state. Click to read…
Today's banking is dominated by all-devouring colossuses that crave to be fed by public money, whenever their speculation fails spectacularly, to continue their existence as masters of global trade. In contrast, PROUT’s rational banking system presents a rational approach to supplying money when and where it is required for human welfare. Click to read… Also: Break Up Big Banks; IMF
Further escalation of the crisis of capitalism will cause unemployment figures to rise sharply throughout the world. One in ten around the world are unemployed while youth unemployment is particularly high. By virtue of its decentralized, balanced economy and emphasis on the cooperative sector, PROUT guarantees 100% employment and increasing purchasing capacity for all. Social Security and the Authority of the State
Ananda Marga whole timer volunteers walk on the streets of Kolkata with urn pots in their arms on annual memorial day of the Bijon Setu massacre April 30, 2015 Asst. Dist. Magistrate Sher Singh has offered that PROUT was the reason for the cruel attack and murder of the 16 Ananda Marga monks and one nun in broad daylight in Kolkata in 1982. The Ananda Marga organisation supports PROUT throughout India and the world. The atrocities were witnessed by thousands of people but no arrest has been made till date. Click to read the report
Hundreds of Proutists activists marched in Odisha state capital Bhuvaneshvar demanding 100% employment as a fundamental right, empowerment of farmers to decide the price of their produce, and total prohibition in the state. The activists submitted a memorandum to the state Chief Minister, suggesting political reforms and a call for morality in politics. Click to read …