Part A Questions. Write your answers in 3 sentences. No choice.
become conscious of itself.” How
would you modify this understanding of human being for our contemporary
- What is
release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made
more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.” What is this existing problem?
is colony collapse
disorder (CCD) and name some of its consequences.
in decline are consistently characterised by a tendency towards standardization
and uniformity. “ This is quote from Arnold Toynbee. Who is he?
have interpreted the world. The point is to change it.” (Karl Marx). What
do you understand by this statement?
some examples and consequences of hyperreal.
is a fyborg?
- How is
culture related to nature today?
- Who is
Teilhard de Chardin?
is a singularity?
die from suicide, not by murder.” How do you apply it to a corporation?
breakdown of society occurs when creative individuals fail to lead through
the exercise of creative power, resulting in withdrawal of the allegiance
of the majority and a subsequent loss of social unity.” Comment.
is already becoming clear that a chapter which had a western beginning
will have to have an Indian ending if it is not to end in the
self-destruction of the human race.” How do you characterize this “Indian
describe what is mysticism of silence?
- How do
you enunciate mysticism of service?
is sacred.” Why?
of infinity in the face of the other.” Comment.
- How do
you appreciate sunyata?
is a “mahavakya”. Give one example.
- “To be
religious is to be inter-religious.” Comment.
of the marketplace.” What is it?
- “To be deeply religious is to
be broadly religious.” Comment.
problem created by humans have a human solution.” (John F. Kennedy) Apply it to the corporate life.
science makes our lives “comfortable,” what does religion do to our lives?
religion that fears science insults god and commits suicide.” Why?
may sound bizarre, but in my opinion science offers a surer path to God
than religion.” How?
- How do you relate mystery and mysteriousness?
- How do you differentiate between a 'problem' and a 'mystery.'?
Part B Question. Attempt only one question (out of two) One
page reflective answer is expected.
Extinction or Collective Extension. Elaborate
the story of the sinking ship to the corporate world.
beings need both roots and wings. Explore philosophically.
- What is philosophizing and what is its relevance to business management?
- "Life is not a problem to be lived, but a mystery to be encountered." Give your critical appreciation of this statement.