I don’t see India as a superpower even by 2050 I’m afraid. However, if the nation wants to play a more enhanced role in the international arena, the cards indicate that it is the resolution of international issues that will give it strength to solve its external problems.
“Sow a thought, reap an action. Sow an action, reap a habit. Sow a habit, reap a character. Sow a character, reap a destiny.” This explanation is derived from a verse in the Brihad Aranyaka Upanishad. (Chapter 4. Aranyaka 4. Verse 5)