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A Critique of Wendy Doniger’s “The Hindus, an Alternative History”

A Critique of Wendy Doniger’s “The Hindus, an Alternative History” Penguin Books (2009) By Vishal Agarwal “Aldous Huxley once said that an intellectual was someone who had found something more ... Continue Reading →
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Nothing New or Alternative in Doniger’s “Linga”, her “narrative of religion”

Nothing New or Alternative in Doniger’s “Linga”, her “narrative of religion” By Bharat Gupt For Hinduism studies, the 21st century opens with an audacious tome by Wendy Doniger, “The ... Continue Reading →
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Banning Wendy Doniger’s “The Hindus” – Hinduism in a Colonial Trap

Numerous Hindus come across as jubilant and triumphant now that they, or some of them, have managed to pressure Penguin books into agreeing to withdraw Wendy Doniger’s book The Hindus: an Alternative ... Continue Reading →
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Does Hinduism connive at corruption?

Does Hinduism connive at corruption? By Pramod Kumar In his recent book titled, Chanakya’s New Manifesto: To Resolve the Crisis within India, Pavan Varma comes up with an absurd theory which seeks to ... Continue Reading →
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Hinduism Calls For An Armed And Vigilant Society

Hinduism Calls For An Armed And Vigilant Society A letter from the Hindu American Foundation (HAF) to President Barack Obama proposing new gun control laws claims to be a message containing the Hindu viewpoint. ... Continue Reading →
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A Critical Review of Rajiv Malhotra’s Being Different

A critical review of Rajiv Malhotra’s Being Different – An Indian Challenge to Western Universalism By Kalavai Venkat “Dharma traditions resemble Silicon Valley innovation and freedom (whereas) ... Continue Reading →
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Caste: A HAF-baked Lamentation

Caste: a HAF-baked lamentation By Kalavai Venkat A critique of the Hindu American Foundation’s report “Hinduism: Not Cast in Caste Seeking an End to Caste-based Discrimination 2010” Why this critique? The ... Continue Reading →
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Wendy, Martha, you call yourselves authorities on Hinduism

Wendy, Martha, you call yourselves authorities on Hinduism. Dhimmi, now answer the charges of funky wordplays. Aren’t you cheating the UChicago students? WENDY DONIGER AND HINDUISM STUDIES Madan ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Hindus: An Alternative History’ by Prof. Wendy Doniger – A Chapter-wise Review

‘The Hindus: An Alternative History’ by Prof. Wendy Doniger A Chapter-wise Review by Vishal Agarwal   Summary: “Aldous Huxley once said that an intellectual was someone who had found something ... Continue Reading →
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‘A Review of “The Hindus: An Alternative History”’ by Prof. Wendy Doniger – Bibliography

A Review of “The Hindus: An Alternative History”’ by Prof. Wendy Doniger by Vishal Agarwal Bibliography Download the PDF file . Continue Reading →