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Earlier in this series, I had written about my maternal

இந்திய சம்பிரதாயங்களில் சிவன், ராமன், கிருஷ்ணன் எனும் தெய்வங்களை கற்றோரும், மற்றோரும் தொன்றுதொட்டு

४ ऋततत्त्वे त्रिचतुरर्थच्छायाविच्छित्तयः सन्तीव भान्ति— जगति विद्यमानः कश्चन क्रमो काचन व्यवस्था

[This paper was submitted to the Swadeshi Indology Conference held

History

[This paper was submitted to the Swadeshi Indology Conference-3 held in Chennai  (December 2017)] Abstract The Aryan-Dravidian divide is a

The preeminent name among the Gupta Dynasty is Chandragupta I. He was the son of Ghatotkachagupta. He had

Gupta Age, Indian Classical Age, Kshaatra, Hinduism, Warrior Spirit, Srigupta, Ghatotkachagupta, Vaishya, Gupta Dynasty

Pushyamitra Shunga tried to liberate Bharata’s lands under Greek occupation. The Greek invasion that began with Alexander continued

Culture

The Arts

Hindola is one of my favourite rāgas. The equivalent of Hindola in the Hindustani system

For a cricket-crazed nation like India, we do not have to wait long before a

Around 1925-26, I had been to Delhi to undertake a political study--to gain knowledge about

Literature

At the fag-end of the tournament, when they heard the tumultuous sound at the gates, filled with wonder the spectators asked, “Have the mountains crumbled?” “Has the earth been torn apart?” as they looked in

Arthāntaranyāsaḥ   uktirarthāntaranyāsasyātsāmānyaviśeṣayoḥ | (C.L. – 119) In Arthāntaranyāsa, a general statement is

The primary purpose of any work of art is to

ಉಪಕ್ರಮ ನಮ್ಮ ಪರಂಪರೆಯ ವೇದ-ಪುರಾಣಕಥೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಬರುವ ಅನೇಕಪಾತ್ರಗಳನ್ನೂ ಸಂಗತಿಗಳನ್ನೂ ಆಧುನಿಕರು ಬಗೆಬಗೆಯಾಗಿ ವಿಶ್ಲೇಷಿಸುವುದುಂಟು. ಹೀಗೆ

Philosophy

இந்திய சம்பிரதாயங்களில் சிவன், ராமன், கிருஷ்ணன் எனும் தெய்வங்களை கற்றோரும், மற்றோரும் தொன்றுதொட்டு வணங்கி வருகின்றனர். ராமனும், கண்ணனும்

४ ऋततत्त्वे त्रिचतुरर्थच्छायाविच्छित्तयः सन्तीव भान्ति— जगति विद्यमानः कश्चन क्रमो काचन व्यवस्था वा। अवश्यम्भावी कर्म-फलसम्बन्धः, ऋणि-ऋणसम्बन्धश्च।

India’s greatest gift to the world is perhaps Vedānta, the science of reality, which

Public life is replete with seeming paradoxes. A person closely involved in the public

As individuals, we can be utterly honest and upright. But that will not work

१ सामान्यतया वदामः किल वयं लोके “इयमस्माकं प्रकृतिः,” “तत्तस्य नैजम्,” “इदं मे नैजम्” इत्यादीनि वचांसि।

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