Most educated Indians are bilingual. Amongst the urban elite though, there is a disdain for regional languages. That's unfortunate.
The youth in India tend to be rebellious, as with everywhere else, and that makes Shiva exciting. He has the rebellious qualities that the youths like.
Creating music is a wonderful way to celebrate our devotion for Lord Shiva.
I am a voracious reader, so it's difficult for me to give a list of my favourite authors of all time.
Fortunately, I grew up in a traditional family where questioning was encouraged, particularly by my pandit grandfather. We are all voracious readers, seeking knowledge. I learn a lot from discussions with my wife, siblings and parents.
I loved history in my school days, and I have always been a voracious reader. But in India, you end up doing MBA, engineering or medicine.