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SOME THOUGHTS ON THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS — (SERIES ARTICLE 14 – History- Ancient India.)

“In religion, India is the only millionaire……the One land that all men desire to see, and having seen once, by even a glimpse, would not give that glimpse for all the shows of all the rest of the globe combined.” — Mark Twain (American writer). “The Indian way of life provides the vision of the natural, real way of life. We veil ourselves with unnatural masks. On the face of India are the tender expressions which carry the mark of the Creator’s hand.” — George Bernard Shaw. “India was the motherland of our race, and Sanskrit the mother of Europe’s […]

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS — (SERIES ARTICLE 13—Essay writing)

“If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated.” ― Henry David Thoreau I thought we have been daily writing on the various phases of Indian economic development. In civil services preparation change is always needed, so also in life- variation is the very essence of life.  That is why I for a change I thought we will see how to prepare the essay for the main exams. The following are some of the tips given by candidates who scored more than 120 in essay in the main exams.(Good marks in essay like interview decide your rank in the final total) Few […]

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS — (SERIES ARTICLE 12- Indian Economy – Agriculture).

“Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture… Do not build up obstacles in your imagination.” Norman Vincent Peale. In the case of Civil services as goal the above quote is very relevant. Many students always ask doubts about optional subjects whether the particular subject will suit him, my humble opinion is in these kind of examinations highly unique individualistic formulas are essential after a brief consultation. It demands a lot of initiatives from the student, it […]

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS — (SERIES ARTICLE 11- Indian economy—Fiscal Policy-)

“Work with love, it is to weave the cloth with threads drawn from your heart.” Many students are allergic to Economics, once we do something with love even the dry philosophy becomes Poetry. Once when we have that “Yes we can do spirit”, all subjects fall in place, for that we have to be always in a positive note, enthusiastic. “You cannot entertain weak, harmful, negative thoughts ten hours a day and expect to bring about beautiful, strong and harmonious conditions by ten minutes of strong, positive, creative thought.”  ― Charles F. Haanel, The Master Key System Today we are […]

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAMS— (ARTICLE 10- Indian Economy—Industries)

  “With faith the size of a mustard seed, you can indeed move a mountain, “Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.” ― Rabindranath Tagore           In the civil services exam annually approximately 5, 50, 000 apply,                                 2, 50, 000 appear, according to me every year the hardcore candidates will be around 20, 000 only your real competitors who will withstand till the end. Seeing a big crowd in library or exam hall one need not feel the fear. In this exam according to me 60% is only academic studies, the rest […]