Rajiv Malhotra

Researcher, author, speaker. Current affairs, inter-civilization, science.



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Challenging Western Universalism

One of the most important objectives of my recent book, ‘Being Different, An Indian Challenge to Western Universalism‘ (HarperCollins, 2011) is to refute Western claims of universalism. According to these…


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Stereotyping Hindu Dharma in American Education

This essay is based on an inquiry in which I wondered why: Hindu kids and even adults in America are apologetic about their religion, generally preferring to distance themselves from…




My Yajna and Indology Kumbh Mela Harvard धर्मान्तरण प्राचीन पुरातात्विक NGO Racket गुरुओं जाति-व्यवस्था asymmetric dialog Bharatiya Exceptionalism

The Asymmetric Dialog Of Civilizations

The History In contrast with the clash of civilizations now being popularized, I would much rather propose a dialog among them. But what are the historical reasons for lack of this dialog, and…




My Yajna and Indology Kumbh Mela Harvard धर्मान्तरण प्राचीन पुरातात्विक NGO Racket गुरुओं जाति-व्यवस्था asymmetric dialog Bharatiya Exceptionalism

क्या अमरीका में जाति-व्यवस्था प्रचलित है?

अभी हाल में मैंने प्रोफेसर उमा नारायण की लिखी एक उत्कृष्ठ किताब पढ़ी जिसका नाम है डिसलोकेटिंग कल्चर्स (यानी, संस्कृतियों का विस्थापन), जिसमें उन्होंने इस ओर ध्यान आकर्षित किया है कि…


My Yajna and Indology Kumbh Mela Harvard धर्मान्तरण प्राचीन पुरातात्विक NGO Racket गुरुओं जाति-व्यवस्था asymmetric dialog Bharatiya Exceptionalism

हमारे गुरुओं को संरक्षित करना क्यों महत्वपूर्ण है

हिंदू धर्म के विधायक लक्षणों में से सबसे महत्वपूर्ण लक्षण यह है कि उसके सुदीर्घ इतिहास में समय-समय पर जीते–जागते महापुरुष व्यापक पैमाने पर प्रकट होते रहे हैं । इन्हीं…


My Yajna and Indology Kumbh Mela Harvard धर्मान्तरण प्राचीन पुरातात्विक NGO Racket गुरुओं जाति-व्यवस्था asymmetric dialog Bharatiya Exceptionalism

Bharatiya Thought Is Not Understood In America

I was quite shocked when I discovered that Bharatiya philosophy is not being addressed properly in American universities. In fact, only two American universities offer a doctorate in Bharatiya philosophy. In…