Hindu History


Dharmic perspective on giving asylum

As a Hindu, I am proud of certain things. My country, the ancient land called Bharatha, was always tolerant towards all religious and ethnic groups. In the last millenniums, persecuted…


A Very Brief History of Bharatiya Science

The annual Indian Science Congress, which just concluded, had its usual share of controversies about history of Bharatiya science and I have been asked to weigh in. It so turns…


There is no such religion as ‘Hinduism’

In the last 11 years ever since I came back from my 20 years abroad, I realised that the British had coined a word called ‘Hinduism’ like ‘communism’ and ‘fascism’….