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‘Flight of the Deity’ from Martand Temple, Kashmir – Part 3
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‘Flight of the Deity’ from Martand Temple, Kashmir – Part 3

Tilak was banned, janeu was forbidden, Hindu clothes could no longer be worn, temples could not be built or renovated...and of course a foreign tongue and script rode roughshod over Kashmiri and Sharada, despite such desperate attempts at usurping a beauteous land from its original inhabitants, it did not perish.

Re-examining Sabarimala
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Re-examining Sabarimala

As the Supreme Court refers the Sabarimala case to a larger bench, thereby giving a foot in the door to the devotees, it is time to grasp the essential ideas that make the case for the tradition so compelling and unignorable.

A Timeline of Ayodhya – Part 1
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A Timeline of Ayodhya – Part 1

A chronological order through what several disciplines — archaeology, epigraphy and history in particular — have contributed to our knowledge of the ancient city of Ayodhya.