Forgotten History


Kumārajīva_India_China_History

Kumārajīva and the Middle Way in China

Most people are surprised when told that Bharat’s Gāndhārī and Khotan Saka were the main languages of Tarim Basin, Xinjiang, from the earliest recorded times to about 1000 CE, where I…




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Bal Gangadhar Tilak – Remembering the Lokmanya

Conferred by the title of ‘Lokmanya’, Bal Gangadhar Tilak had inspired a whole generation of freedom fighters from Savarkar to Azad to Bhagat Singh. He is an icon of the freedom struggle of Bharat…




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Mathematicians of Kerala – Part II

This is the second article in the series Mathematicians of Kerala Narayana Pandit (c. 1340-1400), the earliest of the notable Keralese mathematicians, is known to have definitely written two works, an…


Afghan Hindu Heritage Wake Up Call

A Wake Up Call By a Pakistani Lady Scholar

In a landmark confession of truth, an enlightened Muslim intellectual, Fouzia Saeed, declared during a discussion on a TV channel that all Pakistani and Bangladeshi Muslims are essentially Hindus, and…