India has more than 65% youth whose aims and dreams changes as contemporary pace of technology which exponentially improvising day by day. Present young generation desires in all area of life &everything to happen instantly and NOW..!!!
In the previous article we have explored how Kammas were divided historically into different sub-sects based on their economic status and financial strength. Let us now analyse how they were divided based on their lifestyle, marriage rituals, and social customs.
If Kammas of this generation are posed a question, “Do you have any knowledge about types of Kammas”, almost 100% of the respondents may draw a blank face.
With the Information Technology penetrating couple of decades back gradually making technology inevitable in every part of our lives, the demand for IT engineers presumably increased by leaps and bounds making many to opt for the relevant course. Nevertheless, as the saying in Sanskrit “Athi Sarvatra Varjayeth” asserts, anything beyond a logical point results in mess and that is what we are seeing today. An extreme dichotomy exists where a class of engineers are being recruited by top Multi-National Corporations at a range of salaries which their parents have never assumed to have earned in their lives, and a sect of engineers are jobless and roaming ready to take any kind of job. Continue reading
It is not an exaggeration to say education is inseparable from Kammas. For generations, irrespective of their social and financial strength, majority of families from Kamma community gave extreme importance to their children’s education. And this trend became more aggressive after 70s and 80s. Being a forward caste and a victim of reservation system the circumstances forced to opt for professional courses that have helped either to set up own shops or join some private companies. Specifically after 80s ‘engineering’ emerged as most preferred option for higher education.