Mahatma Gandhi's follies are often ignored as in the public imagination his saintly nature always shines through.
Shudras in pre-colonial India were totally different from how they are seen in the popular imagination of modern India leading to a perverted discourse that looks for solutions to the problems of the marginalised sections of society in the vague past instead of the concrete present.
The Jagannath temple has been a part of Sanatana Dharma's core for millennia despite facing attacks on it from multiple fronts.
‘Hindu’ is a term given to us by others who thought that their religion was better than ours. To them,...
A temple where Lord Vishnu’s manifestation as Athi Varadar rises from his Anant Saras after every 40 years to bless his devotees
Harari’s second book (Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow) breaks many a modernist myth but ends up shouldering, perhaps unavoidably, a rather excessive baggage of biology.
Somnath is a veritable treasure trove of pilgrimage locations, all clustered around the famous Jyotirlinga temple.
The man, the myth whose life story has never been fully revealed or understood.
A Yogini is one who is possessed of magical powers and takes on different divine energies to maintain harmony in the Universe.
Examining the broad ideas in Tufail Ahmed's recent book, Jihadist Threat To India: The Case for Islamic Reformation by an Indian Muslim.
The battle between Bhimasena and Karna continued on the 14th day even as Karna kept getting defeated repeatedly and one of the sons of Dhritharashtra got caught in the cross-fire.
The genetic origins of Aryans is a distraction to keep the Indic side off balance and has little relevance outside of anthropological academic study.
The centre where Gautam Buddha attained enlightenment is truly the centre of Buddhism.
If our civilisation has to survive and thrive, we must awaken the Kshatriya within us. There is no other way.
The language of the Leftists to anoint themselves as superior to others is a tactic that showcases them as superior.
Mushin No Shin is a Zen expression meaning the mind without mind and is also referred to as the state of "no-mindness".
Noted columnist Ramchandra Guha completely misunderstands and therefore, misrepresents, the influence of Golwalkar's ideology on the RSS of today.
An adherent of Macaulayism can well afford to take the neutral, even hostile stance, away from and above Hindu society, its problems and its struggles, because, in the last analysis, he no more regards Hindu society as his own or as his indispensable benefactor.
The call to raze temples and destroy idols is very well established in Islamic texts though strangely it isn't directly connected to Jihad.
The dasas of Sree Padmanabha have for millenia been in service of their master.
In this enlightening interview, Dr. R. Nagaswamy & Rajiv Malhotra discuss the roots of Aryan-Dravidian culture as well as the misinformation spread by Sheldon Pollock.
The trend of vilifying Lord Rama and glorifying Raavan comes from a total ignorance of what is actually written in the Ramayana.
शक्ति की अभिव्यक्ति, देवी माँ के नौ रूपों से दर्शायी जाती है।
The magnificent sandstone temples with its brilliant workmanship showcase the perfection achieved by Kalinga architects.