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 →

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 →

Oh, But You Do Get It Wrong!

Wendy Doniger (Mircea Eliade Distinguished Professor of the History of Religions in the Divinity School and in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago) was ... Continue Reading →