India in 1835 according to Lord macaulay
This is an original document found in Madras court, presented to British Parliament by Lord Macaulay.
Approximately 170 years ago a famous member of British parliament, who held various important posts wrote the following report. British Government formed Supreme Council of India in 1835, led by lord Macaulay. Lord Macaulay wrote a report on his findings about India which was presented to the British parliament in 1835.
Lord Macaulay’s address to the British parliament on February 2, 1835.
“ I have travelled across the length and breadth of India and I have not seen one person who is a beggar,who is a thief, such wealth I have seen in this country. Such high moral values, people of such caliber, that I do not think we would ever conquer this country, unless we break the very back bone of this Nation, which is her spiritual and cultural heritage, and therefore, I propose that we replace her old and ancient education system, her culture, for if the Indians think that all that is foreign and English is good and greater than their own, they will loose their self esteem, their native culture and they will become what we want them, a truly dominated nation.
British school makes Sanskrit compulsory
In the heart of London, a British school has made Sanskrit compulsory subject for its junior division because it helps students and grasp math, science and other languages better.
This is the most perfect and logical language in the world., the only one that is not named after people who speak it. Indeed the word itself means ‘perfected language’, said Warwick Jessup, head, Sanskrit department.
The Devnagri script and spoken Sanskrit are two the of the best ways for a child to overcome stiffness of fingers and the tongue,” says Moss. Today European languages do not use many parts of the tongue and the mouth while speaking or many finger movements while writing. Where as Sanskrit helps immensely to develop cerebral dexterity trough its phonetics.