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Bihar court hears case against Lord Rama for exiling Sita, judge asks, 'Where are the witnesses?'

Feb 01, 2016

Bihar court hears case against Lord Rama for exiling Sita, judge asks, 'Where are the witnesses?'

As a Bihar court on Monday began hearing of a case against Lord Rama for exiling his wife Sita to forest as Ramayana narrates, it asked the petitioner who should be punished for an incident of such ancient times, a government lawyer said. #Ramayana #bIhar #WeirdNews #Sita #Lord Rama
Ramayana on the silver screen: MEA set to commission a film on the epic before Diwali

Oct 19, 2015

Ramayana on the silver screen: MEA set to commission a film on the epic before Diwali

The film is likely to cost the MEA anywhere between RS. 40 to 50 lakh but it is no deterrent for the MEA. #NewsTracker #Ramayana #Diwali #Shareworthy #silver screen
Wendy Doniger all over again: Hindutva forces targeting scholar MM Basheer is plain wrong

Sep 07, 2015

Wendy Doniger all over again: Hindutva forces targeting scholar MM Basheer is plain wrong

The manner in which a Ramayana scholar MM Basheer from Kerala was targeted for writing a series on Ramayana reflected an intolerant mindset of the fringe. #Life #India #Religion #Kerala #Ramayana #Hinduism #CriticalPoint #Hindutva #communalism #Lord Rama #Wendy Doniger #MM Basheer
Let Lord Ram be, building him a museum is demotion of sorts

Jun 09, 2015

Let Lord Ram be, building him a museum is demotion of sorts

The government has announced a state-of-the-art hi-tech Ram museum in Ayodhya. Tourism minister Mahesh Sharma sounds rather smug as he tells ET, “Tourism we can develop. We are not saying we are going to make a Ram mandir there.” #OnOurMind #Ayodhya #Ramayana #Devdutt Pattanaik #Ram temple #Ram museum
Kumar Vishwas as Ravana: AAP leader's 'Illicit' affair row turns into bizarre po-mo Ramayana

May 06, 2015

Kumar Vishwas as Ravana: AAP leader's 'Illicit' affair row turns into bizarre po-mo Ramayana

What we have here really is a post-modern Ramayana where the Sita has never been abducted, Rama is AWOL, and Ravana is loudly protesting his innocence. #Ramayana #Arvind Kejriwal #Kumar Vishwas #Indian Politics #AAP #Indian mythology #ExposingKumarVishwas #Post Modern Ramayana
AAP leaders are 'bahurupiyas' who are out to cheat delhiites again: Giriraj Singh

Dec 16, 2014

AAP leaders are 'bahurupiyas' who are out to cheat delhiites again: Giriraj Singh

Union minister Giriraj Singh today alleged that Aam Aadmi Party leaders were "bahurupiyas (impostors)" like Mareecha in the epic 'Ramayana', who are out to "cheat the people of Delhi again". #Politics #India #BJP #NewsTracker #Ramayana #Arvind Kejriwal #AAP #Giriraj Singh #Delhi Assembly Election 2015
Marxists, Hindutva and the ICHR debate: But who cares about the children?

Jul 29, 2014

Marxists, Hindutva and the ICHR debate: But who cares about the children?

ICHR chief Y Sudershan Rao wants to accurately date the sacred texts. The Marxist historians debate this hindutva version of history. In the middle of this debate, social sciences tend to be the biggest loser. #CultureDecoder #Ramayana #Hindutva #Ramachandra Guha #Devdutt Pattanaik #Mahabharat #open defecation #Dina Nath Batra #INdian COuncil of Historical research #ICHR #Professor Y Sudershan Rao #Salil Tripathi #Y Sudershan Rao #Marxist version of history
Ramayana retold from Hanuman's point of view

Jun 25, 2014

Ramayana retold from Hanuman's point of view

The allegorical and engaging story-line of the Ramayana has inspired many versions and now a black-and-white graphic novel attempts a retelling of the epic from Hanuman's point of view. #Books #Ramayana #Hanuman #Graphic novels in India #Ramayana retold