under Hinduism

Modi has to regain the argument at home by not letting the mad men of the Hindu Right undermine his ambition


8 Oct 2015 | BY S Prasannarajan

The late Marxist historian DD Kosambi continues to wield tremendous influence on the study of Hinduism. But his disciples have disallowed any rational critique of the man and have zealously ignored the religion’s diversity


23 Jul 2015 | BY Murali Balaji

Why Hindutva’s street fighter refuses to deviate from his cause


18 Dec 2014 | BY Kumar Anshuman

Deconstructing Modi’s semiotic war: Is it the end of Nehruvian India?


15 May 2014 | BY Shiv Visvanathan

Like 1989, the VHP has used the occasion to rouse communal sentiment, which the BJP hopes will work to its advantage in Uttar Pradesh


13 Feb 2013 | BY Dhirendra K Jha

The VHP’s call to a Hindu ‘awakening’. Mob violence in Uttar Pradesh. Fearful minorities. The Ramjanambhoomi Movement is back.


9 Sep 2010 | BY Dhirendra K. Jha

200 Muslim families of two UP villages make the kalainara, the holy thread of Hindus.


27 Jan 2010 | BY Vincent Van Ross

A strange bestial head has reared itself between religion and freedom of expression with James Cameron’s next film Avatar.


12 Nov 2009 | BY Arindam Mukherjee

Hinduism as we know it was a British creation. DN Jha reveals a few home truths, including that Hinduism is the youngest of religions


25 Jun 2009 | BY Hartosh Singh Bal
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