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Aug 25, 2019
What ails the arts in India? Former Culture Secretary Jawhar Sircar points to an absence of historical temperFor the lecture 'What ails the arts in India?' the overarching ‘ailment’ former Culture Secretary Jawhar Sircar laid out is the absence of historical temper in India.
Aug 05, 2019
Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! completes 25 years: How Sooraj Barjatya made Indian culture fashionableHum Aapke Hain Koun...! worked wonders as the ideal escapist film that both generations needed at a time when the country was going through a turmoil at a macro level.
May 27, 2019
The Girl with ‘Bright Thighs’Erotic Love Poems from India amply demonstrate that Sanskrit literature is not retrograde or reactionary, and is equally the language of the play and dalliance of love
Feb 19, 2019
Animal cruelty not inherent part of Indian culture; hundreds of local deities proof of survival in harmonyTill a few decades ago, inspite of the culture of animal sacrifice and ritual hunts by tribals, it was, by and large, a peaceful country where people lived in harmony with animals and respected their lives.
Jan 04, 2019
At Prayagraj Kumbh Mela, sadhus urge Modi govt to destroy Pakistan's nukes, end caste-based reservationSadhus gathered in Prayagraj for the Kumbh Mela 2019 have urged the Narendra Modi government to take decisive steps to remove caste-based reservation as it is spreading hatred in the society while stressing on the need to destroy nuclear weapons of Pakistan for peace in the region
Dec 30, 2018
Despite similar histories, India lags behind Japan, South Korea in growth due to idea of nationalism focussing on religious minoritiesHow much of India's nationalism is focused on refining our culture? To answer that, ask yourself how often our nationalist party talks about Indian music, literature, architecture and art, and what is done to use it to improve our lives.
Nov 27, 2018
Artist Saner bridges Mexican and Indian culture in his mural for St+art's Lodhi Art DistrictSaner's mural for St+art depicts two people wearing masks — a tiger mask to denote India's culture, and a jaguar mask, representing Mexican culture
Oct 04, 2018
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat claims only Indian civilisation survived onslaught of invaders, country still has Hindu majorityBhagwat was speaking at an event to launch a book on the life of former Congress president and founder of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Madan Mohan Malviya.
Sep 28, 2018
Amit Shah says nothing wrong with adopting the good in the West, but education bereft of Indian culture holds no significanceAmit Shah stressed on the need for a more inclusive education system while insisting that the Indian education system should not only focus on management, technology or finance alone but also work towards turning a person into a good human being.
Sep 11, 2018
125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address: Narendra Modi says external enemies take advantage of divided societySpeaking about the significance of self-confidence that Swami Vivekananda generated among Indian people, Narendra Modi said that today when India launched 100 satellites in one go, when the world discusses Manglayaan and Gaganyaan then it increases the self-confidence of the country