The moralistic standards set by Abrahamic religions have had a devastating impact on the psyche of modern Hindus.
The concept of India and its unity comes up time and again without satisfactorily analysing the evidence at hand.
A Rishi is one who flows or is in tune with the rhythmic movement of the universe.
Sentiments involving immigrants from Bengal into Assam have ebbed and flowed as time has gone by.
Bharatavarsha did not pass by the man and make work larger than humanity. By giving importance to action emptied of desire for reward, she has in fact reined in work with restraint. When the desire for reward is abandoned, the work loses its
Hindus have not learned to counter imperialist language in its various forms, be it Islamic, Christian or Communist.
Deemed as the originator of many facets of Indian music, Amir Khusrau's contribution needs a thorough investigation.
The Bhimakaali temple is an exquisite temple dedicated to the Mother Goddess. The Puranas link it to the demon slaying Goddess who descended to the earth and chose to stay on in the beautiful environs of Sarahan (HP) after the battle.
A brief view of the history of education in India, the impact of Christian education and the attitudes that it inculcates.
The idea of inherent equality in society is a gross misrepresentation of reality according to Indic traditions.
Shri Harinama's potential to liberate, as experienced by many, is a testament to its power.
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
The relationship of India with Tibet is one of a benevolent Guru with an able disciple. The ancient university at Nalanda had a tremendous impact on the spiritual and intellectual evolution of Tibetan culture.
Ilayaraja's view on the resurrection of Jesus Christ compared to his beloved Ramana Maharshi has sparked debate.
This Indian genius has now begun to percolate back to the West, where it inspires new approaches, deeper thoughts, though not yet the transforming Shakti. Perhaps the tide of colonialism will be reversed, after all.
British and Islamic conquests of India were achieved through fundamentally different strategies and both continue to influence contemporary politics in India in different ways.
As the source of many great scientific achievements, Indians are still denied their place in history; especially by homegrown critics.
In criminology, ‘Means, Motive and Opportunity’ are the three things that are sought while investigating any crime. It is useful to apply the same measures when studying the history of religions.
The verifiable history of the status of the cow in India showcases how it has always been venerated by Hindus.
NCERT history textbooks have progressed from a total denial of temple and idol destruction to a too clever by half cover-up of the Islamic roots of iconoclasm by Muslim invaders.
Understanding the difference between one's innate behaviour and the practice to conform to a particular culture is essential when following a guru.
Modern Hinduism derives its vitality, structure and meaning from the Vedic 'religion' and the claim that the two are separate is misinformed.
The Jagatgurus have laid the foundation of Bharat and help sustained our civilisation for millennia.
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.
The scars from centuries of violence refused to heal which is why the fight for Ram Janmabhoomi never died down.