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An Indian Classics Curriculum
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An Indian Classics Curriculum

Classical Indian texts need to be introduced into the curriculum so that students are made aware of the massive strides their ancestors took in all fields of intellectual rigour.

On The Classification Of Indic Languages
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On The Classification Of Indic Languages

Several theories have been proposed to understand the evolution of languages but most fall short due to their Eurocentric bias as well as the false notion of comparing it with genetic evolution.

The Indian Epic Song Tradition
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The Indian Epic Song Tradition

The grand Indian epic songs performed by professional storytellers during community festivals and domestic ceremonies, help inspire the listener to achieve self-transcendence.

Vena, Veda, Venus
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Vena, Veda, Venus

Many scholars starting with Tilak have suggested that Vedic Vena is Venus but this identification has been disputed.

The wonder that was Kashmir
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The wonder that was Kashmir

Kashmir, before the advent of Islam, was a vibrant seat of learning and made staggering contributions to Indic culture in fields as diverse as arts, sciences, literature and philosophy.