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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Alexander’s Mythical Indian Victory

Like the Aryan invasion, Alexander’s ‘victorious campaign’ is a colonial e....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Dhimmitude in India

Dhimmitude is a relatively recent concept among Islamic scholars though it has p....

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Shamelessness is their shield

7 minute read The formation of Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government in Maharasht....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

JNU Malfunction: Denationalize Central Universities

7 minute read It is useful to recognize that the JNU was started not as a cen....

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Saba Naqvi: gatekeeping Indian history

5 minute read With the BJP government returning for a second successive term ....

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Interview with Subhash Kak

The YourAwesomeIndia.com (YAI) Editor recently had the opportunity to send quest....

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Correcting Distortions in Indian History

8 min read  An interview with Dr. Navaratna S Rajaram There is general agre....

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William Dalrymple: Defending the Indefensible

6 min read In liberal circles in the West, especially in America, it is an ar....

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Heritage

By Krishen Kak

Mother India and Modern India: the Mother Tongues or English?

Each and every window in the house of language opens to a different landscape an....

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By Krishen Kak

Pilgrimage and the Construction of Bhārat

The conventional understanding of Indian identity – and one that is still taug....

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By Krishen Kak

The Idea of India

The idea of India is a conception often credited by our English-speaking “se....

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Concepts

By Navaratna S Rajaram

African Invasion Theory and the Rwanda Genocide

The world knows the horrors of the Nazi Holocaust in which millions of Jews were....

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By B V Rudhraya

Why Indian Liberals Do Not Leave

9 minute read We are now almost two months post the Lok Sabha 2019 elections ....

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By Navaratna S Rajaram

Changing Face of India Studies in the West

2 May 2019 | 13 minute read A Personal Account: Indology with its colonial roo....

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