Sunday, October 20, 2019

Culture

Luminaries of the Modern Indian Renaissance: Or a Commentary on Our Civilisational Amnesia

When we reminisce about the Indian freedom movement, the year 1858 is a turning point of sorts. That was the year...

D.V. Gundappa’s Caution and Lessons to Political Leaders

D V Gundappa or DVG as he is affectionately known in Karnataka remains one of the cultural colossuses in the state,...

Leftist Destruction of the Indian Aesthetic Tradition through Institutional Capture: The Indian People’s Theatre Association

A Communist is commonly a zealot, moved by the intensity of his faith or of his personal commitment to the Party to assume...

The Cool Ganesha of the New-Age Surgeons of Sanatana Dharma

A New Being has descended upon us. It is a noxious alloy which combines within itself the revival of that dead genre...

A Vice Chancellor Demonstrates the Essence of Sahanāvavatu Sahanaubhunaktu

When Ananda Coomaraswamy prophetically declared about eighty years ago that education was the most unfortunate and tragic of all problems that...

The Concept of Širk: What it Meant Before the Advent of Islam

The cardinal sin in Islam is Širk, ‘associating (a creature with the Creator)’ or ‘polytheism’. Thus, sun-worship means offering worship to a creature, putting...

The Last Days of a Contemporary Rishi and Vedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti

In this Series The Sanatana Life of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti – A Contemporary VedacharyaVedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti: A...

The Vow of Aparigraha of Vedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti

In this Series The Sanatana Life of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti – A Contemporary VedacharyaVedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti: A...

Subashita Sunday Episode 3: Vemana, Kalidasa and Vedanta

We’re back again with Episode 3 of the Subhāṣita Sunday on The Dharma Dispatch. Like always, we have curated a handpicked collection of...

The Nectar of the Veda: The Equanimity of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti

In this Series: The Sanatana Life of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti – A Contemporary VedacharyaVedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti: A...

The Sama Veda Yaga of Vedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti and Indifference to Fame

In this Series: The Sanatana Life of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti – A Contemporary VedacharyaVedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti:...

Vedacharya Sri Sheshanna Shrauti: A Sacred Vow of Lifelong Vedic Learning

Read Part 1: The Sanatana Life of Sri Sheshanna Shrauti – A Contemporary Vedacharya
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