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Apr 12, 2019
India's history of hate needs retelling; secular paradigm has its own problems and requires revisionA new secular paradigm should not be afraid to admit Hindu and Muslim identities have deep roots
Dec 05, 2018
Muslim women of 20th century India are being celebrated through a history project that decimates stereotypesA new history project-cum-exhibition called Pathbreakers puts together the stories of 21 Muslim women who — the horrors of Partition notwithstanding — rose to prominence in modern, independent India.
Feb 11, 2018
On Amish Tripathi's attempt to connect India's past, present, and the Brahminism of his Ram Chandra seriesIf Amish Tripathi’s enormous popularity means that a sizeable part of the educated class shares his attitudes, it could be a cause for alarm | #FirstCulture
Dec 08, 2017
Younger generation in India needs to focus on country's ancient knowledge: Dalai LamaTibetan spiritual leader The Dalai Lama on Friday said the younger generation needs to focus and learn more about the ancient knowledge.
Dec 01, 2017
Dillu Ram Kausari: The Hindu poet who composed eulogies for the Prophet MuhammadOver 40 of Dillu Ram Kausari's eulogies to Prophet Muhammad were compiled in a book called Hindu Ki Naat
Nov 12, 2017
India and the World: Exhibition at Mumbai's CSMVS narrates history through 200 objectsIndia and the World is a first-of-its-kind exhibition where 228 artefacts contributed by three musems will establish the interconnectedness of the world and its people, over centuries
Nov 04, 2017
Museum of Material Memory: What much-loved objects can tell us about the lived pastOrdinary objects steeped in the past form the mainstay of the Museum of Material Memory | #FWeekend
Sep 01, 2017
Historian challenges Yogi Adityanath's statement that Taj Mahal 'has no connection with Indian culture'Noted Mughal historian R Nath, who has written over 50 books and authored more than 200 research papers, accused the chief minister of belittling the genius and excellence of people and ignoring the contribution of Mughal rulers to Indian arts, culture and literature
Jul 17, 2017
Saffron parties' campaign to rewrite Ramayana militates against India's cultural frameworkThe attempts by the trio of BJP, VHP and RSS to rewrite Ramayana militates against the core of Indian culture and tradition as it would mean de-legitimising a host of other extant versions of the epic
Apr 26, 2017
Aurangzeb book gets historian Audrey Truschke into social media rowIn the book, Audrey Truschke tackles the demonisation of this Mughal emperor by people on social media; she has been accused of misleading readers and causing unrest.