The Vedic sages wrote in Maha Upnishad: अयं बन्धुरयंनेति गणना लघुचेतसाम्उदारचरितानां तु वसुधैव कुटुम्बकम् ॥Meaning: The distinction “This person is mine, and this one is not” is made only by the narrow-minded. For those of noble conduct the whole world is one family. India has always been a generous country
Reading about the terrorist attack on Amarnath pilgrims, I came across a write-up in The Indian Express with the headline ‘The attack that restored Kashmiriyat’. A day ago India’s Home Minister had also expressed the same feeling when he said, “Kashmiriyat still alive, I salute it”. What is Kashmiriyat?
Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay wrote Anand Math showing the Sanyasi Rebellion against the British Army. The Sanyasi song, ‘Vande Matram’ became the unofficial song of Swadeshi movement; and after India’s independence, our national song. Anandmath was not all fiction. The history of Indian nationalism during the British rule can’t be complete
For last 3 years since NDA government came into power, for each and every small incident, secularism is hailed and anything pro-majority is seen as anti-minority. Congress rule of more than six decades has been minority appeasement centric. If a minority is entitled to full religious freedom and the majority
1,400 years ago, the Hindu civilization stretched from Afghanistan to Japan. Then, Islamic invaders attacked the Indian subcontinent and began to destroy one of the World’s Greatest & most ancient Civilizations. The history of the Indian subcontinent between 1000 AD and 16th century is the history of Hindus’ struggle for
Nilamber Chakrabarti, a student of the philosophy department in Jadhavpur University has posted a highly objectionable painting on his Facebook page. The painting depicts Maa Kali flirtingly sitting on Jesus’ lap and in the background Lord Buddha sitting with a drink in one hand and a cigarette in other. After
While watching the first episode of Bigg Boss 10 on Colors TV, a doubt crossed many minds when they saw a self proclaimed Hindu saint Omji Maharaj – Is he a saint OR a fraud has been deliberately brought into the show to portray Hindus in bad light? In the very