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Philosophy Optional,Mains 2017 performance

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  • Philosophy out. 2nd mains
  • Philosophy in..2nd mains
    DANICS 2017
    Optional - Philosophy
  • Philo out 2nd mains..
  • out 3rd mains...... :(
  • Philosophy in..2nd mains

    shaandar bhai..strategy zaroor batana
    You wouldn't like me when i'm angry Because I always back up my rage with facts and documented sources. |Philosophy|
  • Bhailog koi nai ....battle haare ho war chalti rahe.
  • in, 3rd mains
  • Out 3rd mains
    Be positive..Be patient....Everything comes to you in the right moment.
  • Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.
    Rank 267 - CSE 2017
  • Out, 1st Mains
  • in,3rd mains
  • In, 2nd mains
  • Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.

    Bhai which portions di u attempt? any style of writing or whatever you learned.
  • Its heartening to see so many people qualify, All the best for Mains to you guys :) And Please please share your strategy!
  • Its heartening to see so many people qualify, All the best for Mains to you guys :) And Please please share your strategy!
  • if one want to leave philosophy then what should he adopt??
  • In first mains
  • Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.

    Bhai which portions di u attempt? any style of writing or whatever you learned.
    I attempted two from western and three from Indian. Initial plan was to do the opposite but got stumped in the exam hall since my logical positivists part was not that strong so had to attempt 3 Indian. I am personally stronger in Western. For Indian, i had mugged up amba vermuris notes inside out.

    Also solved upsc last 17 years answers and had mugged them up for both the papers.

    For paper 2 i attempted 3 from socio political and 2 from religious. Here also plan was opposite but got stumped by non theological. So had to do generic socio political questions.

    I quoted a lot of thinkers and also used contemporary examples, made my own notes from youtube and the net also.

    No coaching, no books.

    Wrote LOTS of answers in exam conditions, day and night. Self evaluation. Compared my answers with athar amir's and ravi agarwals.

    Attempted 500 marks fully. Was satisfied with most of it. However, i don't know if my philosophy went well. GS and essay was really good, so only after final marksheet i can comment about philosophy.
    I am from general category. Hope that helps bro.
    Rank 267 - CSE 2017
  • Congratulations to everyone who could clear and those who couldn't.
    I wish the former group clear the final hurdle too.
    The latter group shud take heart from the results and prepare well for prelims.Keep the chin up and smile.
  • if one want to leave philosophy then what should he adopt??

    Anthropology marks are really good atleast average marks are good
  • if one want to leave philosophy then what should he adopt??

    Anthropology marks are really good atleast average marks are good
    What about PSIR?
  • Notes of amba??? please name ??

    Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.

    Bhai which portions di u attempt? any style of writing or whatever you learned.
    I attempted two from western and three from Indian. Initial plan was to do the opposite but got stumped in the exam hall since my logical positivists part was not that strong so had to attempt 3 Indian. I am personally stronger in Western. For Indian, i had mugged up amba vermuris notes inside out.

    Also solved upsc last 17 years answers and had mugged them up for both the papers.

    For paper 2 i attempted 3 from socio political and 2 from religious. Here also plan was opposite but got stumped by non theological. So had to do generic socio political questions.

    I quoted a lot of thinkers and also used contemporary examples, made my own notes from youtube and the net also.

    No coaching, no books.

    Wrote LOTS of answers in exam conditions, day and night. Self evaluation. Compared my answers with athar amir's and ravi agarwals.

    Attempted 500 marks fully. Was satisfied with most of it. However, i don't know if my philosophy went well. GS and essay was really good, so only after final marksheet i can comment about philosophy.
    I am from general category. Hope that helps bro.
  • Notes of amba??? please name ??


    Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.

    Bhai which portions di u attempt? any style of writing or whatever you learned.
    I attempted two from western and three from Indian. Initial plan was to do the opposite but got stumped in the exam hall since my logical positivists part was not that strong so had to attempt 3 Indian. I am personally stronger in Western. For Indian, i had mugged up amba vermuris notes inside out.

    Also solved upsc last 17 years answers and had mugged them up for both the papers.

    For paper 2 i attempted 3 from socio political and 2 from religious. Here also plan was opposite but got stumped by non theological. So had to do generic socio political questions.

    I quoted a lot of thinkers and also used contemporary examples, made my own notes from youtube and the net also.

    No coaching, no books.

    Wrote LOTS of answers in exam conditions, day and night. Self evaluation. Compared my answers with athar amir's and ravi agarwals.

    Attempted 500 marks fully. Was satisfied with most of it. However, i don't know if my philosophy went well. GS and essay was really good, so only after final marksheet i can comment about philosophy.
    I am from general category. Hope that helps bro.
    Amba??please clarify...
  • Arre Amba means ambrish velmuri
  • Pls share strategy for paper 2...
  • Vemuri to acha hai kafi..
    DANICS 2017
    Optional - Philosophy
  • Besides mitras ..any other test series? For paper 1 part mitra sir is good..plz tell good feedback test series for paper 2
  • Bhai paper 2 pata nahi..Mera bhi bura hi hai
    DANICS 2017
    Optional - Philosophy
  • Philosophy In. First pre and first mains.

    Bhai which portions di u attempt? any style of writing or whatever you learned.
    I attempted two from western and three from Indian. Initial plan was to do the opposite but got stumped in the exam hall since my logical positivists part was not that strong so had to attempt 3 Indian. I am personally stronger in Western. For Indian, i had mugged up amba vermuris notes inside out.

    Also solved upsc last 17 years answers and had mugged them up for both the papers.

    For paper 2 i attempted 3 from socio political and 2 from religious. Here also plan was opposite but got stumped by non theological. So had to do generic socio political questions.

    I quoted a lot of thinkers and also used contemporary examples, made my own notes from youtube and the net also.

    No coaching, no books.

    Wrote LOTS of answers in exam conditions, day and night. Self evaluation. Compared my answers with athar amir's and ravi agarwals.

    Attempted 500 marks fully. Was satisfied with most of it. However, i don't know if my philosophy went well. GS and essay was really good, so only after final marksheet i can comment about philosophy.
    I am from general category. Hope that helps bro.
    thanks a lot yaar!! Had attempted on same pattern only. But, would see whether it was Gs or philosophy as real culprit. Did u give subheadings in ur GS??
  • @stonecold_srivastav chomu bhai , congratulations. Final list me aa jaoge is baar, party de dena bas. :innocent:
    रहो धर्म में धीर, रहो कर्म में वीर
    रखो उन्नत शिर , डरो ना |
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