Sunday, October 20, 2019

Sandeep Balakrishna

Writer, author, and translator. Author of the bestselling "Tipu Sultan: The Tyrant of Mysore," "The Madurai Sultanate: A Concise History," and "Seventy Years of Secularism." English translator of Dr. S L Bhyrappa's blockbuster Kannada novel, "Aavarana".

Spiritual Freedom and the Sacred Geography of Bharata

The concept of Purusharthas is one of the most singular and unique contributions to world culture,  civilisation and human living. This is perhaps one of the best models for...

The Four Key Pillars of Sanatana India that Sustains it

The first Europeans who set foot in India were astonished at the kind of diversity they noticed…indeed, it is also the first thing every foreigner notices upon his or...

The Cultural Weakening of India and the Hindu Civilisational Continuum

What is common to the two avoidable events that occurred recently, viz, the so-called #MeToo dog-and-pony show, and second, the pushback against and persecution of the lakhs of Sabarimala...

It’s Nearly Five Hundred Years: Sri Ramachandra is Awaiting his Return to his Own Home

IF there's one person who has his finger on the pulse of Hindu pusillanimity, inertia and self-imposed helplessness with deadly accuracy, it is Sri Sri Asaduddin Owaisi....

Enforcement Directorate Raid on Amnesty International is Welcome. But not Enough

The breaking news of the Enforcement Directorate's raid on Amnesty International's office in Bangalore should gladden the heart of every Indian who loves his country. Amnesty International is among...

The Last Chance of the Hindus: Plea for a Contemporary Sanatana Renaissance

One major phenomenon over the last century that continues to astound me is this: the near-complete evisceration of the Hindu spirit. Let me explain. Beginning roughly in the mid-nineteenth century up...