The evangelizing forces that have swarmed through the tribal belt ensure that the indigenous way of life is nothing but a distant memory.
The desire for a composite culture notwithstanding, the history of Hindu-Muslim encounters tells a story that modern Indians won't be comfortable with.
The seven rishis as the progenitors of Sanatana Dharma have a much deeper meaning attached to them.
In this second part of a series on Ancient India, we delve further into the achievements from that golden period
The incessant need to put all religions in the same bracket has done more harm than good for Hindu society.
The tradition of storytelling is as old as Hindu culture with its immense impact having defined our very way of life.
Marx's philosophy of a supposed harmonised social system garnered many followers, though in time people still connected with the Hindu ethos realised its severe limitations.
Without an ounce of exaggeration, basing our knowledge on clear cut facts, it is evident how the classic rulers of Travancore and their weighty contributions made Kerala the modern state we see today.
The place where Lord Shiva manifested as a pillar of light and Ramana Maharshi attained samadhi.
Language has a deeper meaning attached to it than we realise.
Dravidian Christianity is a myth constructed from the narratives derived from colonial pseudo-scholarship.
The respect and honour that vedic traditions had for women needs to be preserved, in order to address the turbulence which exists in modern society.
Renouncing fruits of actions, the yogi attains to supreme peace.
A quick look at the life and times of Lachit Borphukan and his glorious contribution to the Ahom Kingdom of Assam
The media coverage of events in India have a heavy tilt where they repeatedly show Hindus in a bad light.
The essence of worship in Hinduism lies in recognizing the significance of the archetypical elements that define our world.
Neo-colonialists find it hard to digest India's ingenuity in mathematics and hence, resort to gross manipulations to further their agenda.
सप्तर्षि गूढ भाषा में बोले गए अपने नामों के अर्थ की व्याख्या करते हैं
In this book, Subhash Kak explores the intriguing questions at the cutting edge of consciousness studies. He not only presents the parallels between Vedanta and modern science but also spends a good deal of time exploring where the two profoundly disagree with each other and why.
Agastya Muni, as well as his lineage, had a tremendous influence on Indic civilization which stretched all the way to Southeast Asia.
A battle between two magnificent warriors ensues amidst the Mahabharata war.
The founding father of modern economics had essentially copied Kautilya's work without giving any credit.
Audrey Truschke may have an eminent position in the academe, but the record of her ideological and academic mentors is such that she must be more restrained in how she engages with and addresses the 'outsiders'.
In the modern age, a case can be made for using the Roman script to teach Indian languages.
Soma's philosophical meaning can be deconstructed to showcase its entheogenic properties as the elixir of immortality.