Narad Muni is a mobile app that runs opinion polls. It engages the citizens of India in taking an educated and thoughtful stance on societal, and governmental issues. Relevant issues affecting the society and the country at large are presented along with all the relevant background information, news sources, and the research, concisely. The info presented is factual in nature and is not mixed with any editorial opinions; users will then be asked to vote for or against the topic along with their opinions and insights.
In the world challenged by fake news, biased media, entertainment-oriented journalism, and misrepresentation of the true happenings for advancing political and commercial agenda, Narad Muni aims to present the news as it should be – separating opinions from facts. Narad Muni curates and summarizes facts concisely, enabling the citizens to participate in collectively forming opinions by sharing comments and votes.
Narada (Sanskrit: नारद, Nārada) is a Vedic sage, famous in Hindu traditions as a traveling musician and storyteller, who carries news and enlightening wisdom. He was gifted with the boon of knowledge, past, present and future. In Indian texts, Narada travels to distant worlds and realms (Sanskrit: lokas) cross-pollinating important news and messages.