Books  /  Published 06.11.20

Hinduism through an ulcerous eye

Ignoring the contemporary scene (Introduction), the PhD student on historical origins (other nine chapters) also fails the course in research methodology. The seven oceans of Hindu cosmology had salt-...
By Bibek Debroy in

World  /  Published 02.10.20

Funerals are not for showing off: Outfit

The South African Hindu Maha Sabha (SAHMS) has said funeral is a time to honour the departed with “sanskaar and discipline” and should not be used as “an opportunity to flaunt wealth...
By PTI in Johannesburg

India  /  Published 29.08.20

‘Minority’ plea on Hindus in 9 states

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Union ministries of law and minority welfare on a petition seeking the declaration of Hindus as minorities in nine states to enable them to run and man...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.07.20

Rao proves why he’s Modi govt’s darling

M. Nageswara Rao tweeted on Saturday: “Story of Project Abrahamisation of Hindu Civilization 1. Deny Hindus their knowledge 2. Vilify Hinduism as collection of superstitions 3. Abrahamise Educat...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.04.19

Modi utters 'Hindu' 13 times in one speech

By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


Culture  /  Published 20.08.19

Rise and fall of the Brahmo Samaj

The Sadharan Brahmo Samaj was denied the status of a minority religion in an order issued by the West Bengal Minority Affairs and Madrasah Education Department in September 2017. The context was ...
By in

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Baseless attacks on citizens' rights

A sure-fire way to destroy an edifice is to attack its foundation. While this strategy is best adopted by doctors — to treat the root cause of illness — majoritarian bodies in India can be counted...
By The Editorial Board in

Books  /  Published 09.05.19

Should menstruating women stay away from places of worship?

The Sabarimala Confusion: Menstruation across Cultures — A Historical Perspective By Nithin Sridhar, Vitasta, Rs 895...
By Nayantara Mazumder in

Culture  /  Published 22.10.19

Boycotting Muslims: Who’d you rather listen to, Gods or bigots?

The hashtag #मुस्लिमो_का_संपूर्ण_बहिष्कार (total boycott of Muslims) started trending on Twitter on the evening of 20 October 2019. A large number of ...
By in

Opinion  /  Published 17.05.19

Not for the gods of small things

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in


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