Yaksha’s Lake and the Fire Drill
How not to wish Hindus during their festivals
The negative hysteria that surrounds Hindu festivals has certainly amplified in recent times....
Somnath Temple - Rising Phoenix
Somnath is a veritable treasure trove of pilgrimage locations, all clustered around the famous Jyotirlinga temple. ...
मर्यादा पुरुषोत्तम राम, मर्यादा परिभाषा श्याम
On The Classification Of Indic Languages
Mahabharata War Date: Rebuttal to claim of 3067 BCE
A rejoinder to falsify the claim of 3067 BCE as the year of the Mahabharata war....
Why all religions are not the same
A synopsis of "The heathen in his blindness", in which Professor S. N. Balagangadhara demolishes the idea of analyzing ...
Linking Indian traditional wisdom with modernity
An enlightening interview with Shri Raghu Ananthanarayanan on the relevance of Indic knowledge in the world today....
Standing up for the Purusha Sukta
Hindus have long been made to feel ashamed of the Purusha Sukta's casteist elements even though they have no reason to i...
The Public Ignoramus
Decades of self-loathing has denied the younger generation access to its magnificent Indian heritage....
A wife's dilemma
Swarnima's and Vaamdeva's visit to the hermitage of Rishi Shukamukha turns out to be an extraordinary pilgrimage, which ...
Mahabharata War Date: Rebuttal to claim of 5561 BCE
A final rejoinder to make the case for the date of the Mahabharata war....
B.N. Narahari Achar
Sarva Dharma Samabhava
The slogan of all religions being equal is a gross misrepresentation as their inherent aspirations differ greatly....
Trial by Fire
A translation of the original story by Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose, first published in 1895 - an inspiring account of ...
Paishacha Vivaha: Not just a Reparation Marriage
Although Dr. Elst's view of "Paishacha Vivaha" as reparation marriage is quite enlightened, it narrows it down to just o...
Thoughts on 3067 BCE being the year of the Mahabharata War
Caste — According to Ananda Coomaraswamy
Deriving spiritual contentment out of work that suited one's disposition was considered more worthy than being disillusi...
On the Ramayana trail - Kishkindha at Hampi
The hilly, boulder-filled terrain of Kishkindha, home to numerous temples, caves and ashrams associated with the events ...
Glimpses of an all-embracing form: The Mahabharata as itihAsa
A textbook case of Indian history howlers
Filling young impressionable minds with false concepts has been the bane of modern Indian education....
The glories of Shri Harinama
Shri Harinama's potential to liberate, as experienced by many, is a testament to its power....
Ojaswita Krishnaa Chaturvedi
Pishacha Vivaha - Reparation Marriage
Treating a rape as less consequential if the victim agrees to marry the perpetrator has no place in contemporary society...
Thoughts on the date of the Mahabharata War
Astronomical references from the text suggest that the Mahabharata war took place not earlier than 3200 BCE nor later th...
B.N. Narahari Achar
Tipu's Own Testimony
Death of Debate
The textbook vision of Indian History
Indigenisation: A Predatory Enterprise
India’s own sacred ecology
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The greatness of Sanskrit
Indian art after independence
Distortion of Indian History
The question of cow
Hinduphobia in Academia
Modern challenges to an ancient civilization
India: A cultural decline or revival?
Education in India: challenges and way forward
Ram Temple and the 'Idea of India'
Indic civilization and knowledge
Dating of Mahabharat and Ramayan
Uniform Civil Code: Freedom or denial of religion?
Bharat Ek Chetna
Ganesha's Spiritual Influence
Lachit Borphukan - The Hero of Assam
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