Guru Gobind Singh formed the Khalsa to create a unique Sikh identity while also establishing the Guru Granth Sahib to avoid future clashes.
A poem inspired by, and dedicated to, the great bhakta of the Srivaishnava tradition.
The attitude of most heritage conservationists with regard to temples leaves a lot to be desired as these marvels struggle to survive.
Various rulers across kingdoms have been in service of Sree Padmanabha Swamy.
Maligned and associated with the Nazis, the Swastika symbol and the Aryan people have long been the sufferers of anti-Hindu rhetoric.
Even though it was recently unmasked and forced to apologise, NPR has had Hinduphobic views for quite some time.
The practice of stone inscriptions by the Pallavas and Cholas at Uttiramerur is one of the great legacies of that era.
Notions of morality communicated through stories is a much more effective way of embedding values in a society as opposed to codifying them as commandments or laws.
Conservation of temples in Tamil Nadu is severely lacking and hence needs to be addressed before the damage is permanent.
Bhima cut each of Karna’s arrows into three pieces even as they were flying in air. The battle was so intense that the soldiers around them could hear the sound emanating from their gloves
Equating Hindu dharma with proselytizing religions has been the bane of Hindu society.
Jakob De Roover's recent book, 'Europe, India, and the Limits of Secularism (Religion and Democracy)' is a fine study of the evolution of the principle of secularism, its inherent limitations and its striking dissonance with the civilizational ethos of India.
The poems of Karnataka’s Virasaiva saints embody the deepest devotion to Siva and point us to the highest reaches of spiritual attainment.
Dharmic principles form the bedrock upon which Indic civilization has thrived and hence need to be propagated as well as defended.
Various stories within Āyurveda help outline the inherent reasons for a person's ailment.
Hinduism has always incorporated a healthy dose of humour in its writings, with even gods not being spared.
The germination of Jihad and how it spread across the world is a historical fact that needs to be told.
Contrary to popular belief that Buddhists suffered at the hands of Hindus, the reality is quite different.
There have been precursors to Sabarimala where Hindu traditions were also attacked.
Immigrants from current Bangladesh were invited during the colonial though things changed rapidly as we approached the partition and beyond.
The concept of secularism with the backing of the constitution has curbed the freedom of religious institutions by interfering constantly.
Metaphysical conceptions are slighted in our modern world while the scientific method is hailed as a panacea for all our ills.
An interview with Jagadguru Shri Nishchalananda Saraswati ji, Shankaracharya of the Govardhan Math of Puri.
The influence of the Vedanta in this work of Friedrich Nietzsche is clearly visible.