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A Dialogue With The Indian Left

by Rajiv Malhotra's official page on facebook. I would like to present some ideas, such as the following, that are part of my personal on-going thought process. Please note that I approach this out of my personal intellectual interest only, that I believe in making models and testing them as working ...
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The Right to Final Rites

A Jacobite (originally all Hindus forcibly converted by the Portuguese from 16th Century) Church in Kerala denied burial rights to the maternal grandmother of Priyanka Chopra, a leading Indian actress, as she had married a Hindu. A church spokesperson explained, “One is automatically disowned by the church under such circumstances.” A classic ...
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The Sati Strategy: How Missionaries Used An Extinct Practice As A Rallying Point To Christianise India

Koenraad Elst March 27, 2016, 2:52 pm 1.8K2 SNAPSHOT A review of Prof Meenakshi Jain’s book, ‘Sati - Evangelicals, Baptist Missionaries, and the Changing Colonial Discourse’. After making history with her book on the Ayodhya controversy, Rama and Ayodhya (2013), Prof Meenakshi Jain adds to her reputation with the present hefty volume Sati - Evangelicals, Baptist Missionaries, and the Changing Colonial ...
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Response towards petition to Rohan Murty reveals colonised mindset of the Indian elite

The original petition:- https://www.change.org/p/mr-n-r-narayana-murthy-and-mr-rohan-narayan-murty-removal-of-prof-sheldon-pollock-as-mentor-and-chief-editor-of-murty-classical-library 132 Indian scholars and academicians petitioned Rohan Murty towards removing Pollock from chief editorship of the Murty Classical Library. The response this petition has drawn is staggering in scope and astonishing in content. Rohan Murty has himself hit out saying, “It is quite rich to sit in the peanut gallery, ...
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Bhishma Parva

A great extract from Mahabharata's Bhishma Parva. Read on to find out. Yudhisthira inquired, “How should one react to people who insult you by their rudeness and arrogance?” Bhisma replied, “If one does not become angry when insulted by another, then he takes away all the pious merit that person may have ...
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Supreme Court striking down on the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) law -The anti INDIA Game

In a collective order, the Supreme Court has struck down on the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) law meant to replace the two-decade old collegium system of judges appointing judges in higher judiciary.  A Bench of five judges of the SC held the 99th Constitutional Amendment Act and the NJAC Act ...
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