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The epics and mythology of a culture deeply influence art

The use of myth in ‘Saakshi’ also functions beautifully at

Myth has become a prominent term at present in literary

भूत्वा पौल्कसकात् प्रपद्य रजकानाभाष्य पौराणिकान् गानस्थानमुपेत्य चाशुकरणानालिङ्ग्य नत्वा कवीन् | वेश्यासद्मनि संप्रविश्य

History

The big problem with the system of republics is the constant infighting. Since their vision is so narrow,

As seen from earlier parts, the chief objective of Madhava-Vidyaranya was the rejuvenation of Dharma. While his works

An essay by Dr. S L Bhyrappa on how the true history of Muslim rule in India was

There was a certain amount of misrule and evil during the reign of the Nandas. A powerful force

Culture

The Arts

I don’t deem it inappropriate to concisely present a collection of my musical experiences over

Let us focus on shrngaaraabhinaya (expression of shrngaara – love) that is based on graceful

Art scholars say that the two seemingly different modes of dance known as ‘maarga’ and

Literature

The use of myth in ‘Saakshi’ also functions beautifully at another level by equating the mythical and magical power with the creative power of disinterested observation in an artist (novelist). This reminds me of what

Myth has become a prominent term at present in literary

भूत्वा पौल्कसकात् प्रपद्य रजकानाभाष्य पौराणिकान् गानस्थानमुपेत्य चाशुकरणानालिङ्ग्य नत्वा कवीन् | वेश्यासद्मनि संप्रविश्य

माणिक्यक्रमणं लोके मङ्गलाय भवेत्किल | मङ्गले सहजेsस्माकं माणिक्यात्किं प्रयोजनम् || Maṅgaleśvara-śāstri had

Philosophy

The fourth part of this translation comprises the verses that are not found in

This is the third part of the translation of the Yakshaprashna. With this, all

This is the second part of the translation of the Yakshaprashna, a conversation between Yudhishtira

One of the most fascinating tales in the Mahabharata is the dialogue between Yudhishtira

Religious fundamentalism can be defined as strict adherence to certain fundamental theological doctrines as

There is much discussion, debate, and even controversy about yoga these days. But what

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