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Oct 12, 2018
From Sri Sri to Baba Ramdev: Does Hinduism 'produce' more godmen than other faiths?From Asaram Bapu, Ma Anandamayi, Baba Ramdev, Putuparthi Sai Baba and Sri Sri Ravishankar, over the past two decades Hindus have created several godmen
Sep 14, 2018
Mythology for the Millennial: Illegitimate offspring abound in Mahabharata, but none so pivotal as SatyavatiSatyavati's story is the only one in the Mahabharata to feature a heroic journey by an illegitimate girl child
Aug 25, 2018
Shilpa Shetty to make her radio debut; will narrate Mahabharata through the voice of DraupadiShilpa Shetty was introduced to B R Chopra's Mahabharata as an eight year old child by her mother who had wept throughout the vastraharan scene
Jul 31, 2018
Move over, 'adarsh ma': Hindu mythology revelled in stories of bad moms, and the havoc they wreakedThere are some mother figures in Hindu mythology who would have made even Norman Bates reconsider his love for mummy.
Jul 17, 2018
Mythology for the Millennial: Ancient India's sages have disturbing parallels in the modern worldMeet the Harvey Weinsteins of ancient India: the sages | #MythologyForTheMillennial
Jul 05, 2018
Water as metaphor: Notes on Indianostrum's riveting new theatrical production Kunti KarnaThrough the play's depiction of Karna's life and state of mind, the viewer understands why the abiding rasa of the Mahabharata is 'Shanta' or quiescence
Jul 04, 2018
Mythology for the Millennial: The bro code, as exemplified by Mahabharata's Nakula and SahadevNakula and Sahadeva are a little bit like the culture guy and the food guy from Queer Eye, we know they're there and they're certainly very attractive, but what do they do exactly apart from teaching someone how to make an omelette or giving a pep talk?
Jun 01, 2018
Sita a test tube baby; live telecast existed during Mahabharata, says Uttar Pradesh deputy CM Dinesh SharmaUttar Pradesh deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma claimed the possibility of the existence of test tube births in the time of Ramayana based on Sita being born from an earthen pot.
May 31, 2018
Watch: Kaavad, a dying Rajasthani art form, combines mythology and family histories to tell storiesA deep dive into the 400-year-old Rajasthani oral tradition of Kaavad — which involves a wooden box with painted doors and stories from mythology and folklore
May 08, 2018
Discovering Balinese Hinduism through its beach temples and multicultural customsOne can find traces of Hinduism with a distinctly unique Bali flavour, whether it is in the images from the Ramayana and Mahabharata, or the monotheistic version of the religion that has emerged