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Traditional Knowledge

Bharatiya Traditional Knowledge: A Public Policy Perspective

Recently, twitter witnessed huge outrage over an article tweeted by American Scientific Association which referred to the ancient yogic technique of Pranayam as “Cardiac Coherent Breathing”. This article raises the…



new thought movement

Hindu Dharma and New Thought Movement in the US

Hindu bashing in the US has been going on for over a century. Katherine Mayo’s infamous book Mother India (1927) comes to mind.  Wendy Doniger’s The Hindus:  An Alternative History…


Yoga Day

Mischief on Yoga day

2014 is a momentous year for Bharatiya culture. It was the year that Mr. Narendra Modi took up office as the fourteenth Prime Minister of Bharat. Within the first six…



Hindu resurgence

Hindu Resurgence and Challenges – Part 1

In the recent years, organized Hindu groups have been trying to thwart any attack on Hindus and Hindu Dharma through agitations, demonstrations, and boycott calls. Be it the case of…



Confused Modern Hindu

The Confused Modern Hindu

A proper diagnosis is essential for a correct prognosis and treatment. Swami Chinmayananda reinterpreted this ailment afflicting the Hindu masses as the Arjuna disease.  A few years after this initial prognosis, the…