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Their "liberal mind", couched in an elitist, urban habitus, believes all religions, including Hinduism, to be respectful and egalitarian. This is, of course, nothing but a figment of their imagination. Outside the elitist liberal bubble, the victims of a ...
There is a need to reclaim Hinduism for its vision as a faith and social practice as it is often "distorted" for political means, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said. Participating in a conversation with author Namita Gokhale at the opening session of ...
The arrival of Hinduism to the Manipuri Society during the 17th Century is the root of all this confused state of my mind. Various Manipuri scholars, historians and social activists had interpreted the entry of the Hinduism in their own views and perspectives.
Hinduism is, above all, a way of life and a philosophy of life. Looking more closely, we can see that in India, life and religion are inseparable. When we talk about Economics, we talk of Lakshmi. But when one is rich in a world where there is poverty and ...
Jagadguru Adi Shankaracharya (788–820 CE) was born in Kaladi in Kerala and, after travelling the length and breadth of India three times in his spiritual journeys, died in Kedarnath at the young age of 32. His travels took him from the southernmost tip ...
In his article, ‘RSS and the realm of ideas’ (IE, March 17), Rakesh Sinha suggested that the organisation which he defends so frequently and ably on television is increasingly becoming more acceptable in society. To back this suggestion, Sinha pointed ...
London: There is a need to reclaim Hinduism for its vision as a faith and social practice as it is often "distorted" for political means, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said. Participating in a conversation with author Namita Gokhale at the opening ...