Maneka Gandhi

Jallikattu Conspiracy Bharatiya Identity

The politics of Jallikattu

In the absence  of  grounded perspectives on the need to preserve, conserve and nourish traditional sports such as Jallikattu,  the entire narrative risks being used as political photo op, “full of sound and fury, signifying nothing!”





Makar Sankranti

Makar Sankranti is no Bakrid

Does anyone remember their school days when they were asked to write an essay on a festival, e.g. Holi, Deepavali, or Uttarayan? We used to start off with festivals are…