Tuesday, June 18, 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".

Unmasking the Mahatmahood of Gandhi: R.C. Majumdar’s Frank Assessment of Mohandas Gandhi

In an earlier piece on The Dharma Dispatch, I had given a glimpse of the extraordinary life, stunning scholarship and devoted national service of one of the world’s greatest...

Snubbing the Bloodlines: The Terminal Embers of Dynasty

Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa’s classic Parva still stands unrivalled in its raw, intense, and gripping depiction of the immortal story of the Mahabharata on the realistic plane. The book...

Subverting the True History of India: How Jawaharlal Nehru and his Cronies Sidelined Prof R.C. Majumdar

Ramesh Chandra Majumdar’s life is one of the glowing showcases of a full life lived productively, usefully, in the devoted pursuit of an ideal: knowledge and national service....

Lutyens Stenographer in Grief: The Irascible Rage of the Entitled Aatish Taseer

Arch-ingrate Aatish Taseer is enraged. At the sure-shot prospect of Prime Minister Narendra Modi returning to power this summer. He spills his 3828 words-long rage on...

Why Ramachandra Guha is the Perfumed Version of Kavita Krishnan

I have immense admiration for cricket commentator Ramachandra Guha. And I have immense compassion for alleged historian Ramachandra Guha. I really do. The edifice of my admiration rests...

The Communist Subversion of India Explained: A History of 100 Years

We take immense pleasure in introducing a new feature on The Dharma Dispatch YouTube Channel titled "The Dharma Explainers." The purpose of this feature is to...