Posts Tagged with: "ancient india"

The Ideal Student

The Ideal Student

Once Rishi Dattatreya was asked by King Yadu who his teacher was. In reply this is what he said: I […]

Nalanda and the Pursuit of Science

Nalanda and the Pursuit of Science

(This is a transcription of Dr. Amartya Sen’s keynote address at the 98th Indian Science Congress in Chennai.) The subject […]

The Vision that made the Nation – IV

The Vision that made the Nation – IV

The Vedic Social Ideal The other important question regarding the Vedic vision is whether the Vedic ideal is purely individualistic […]

The Vision that made the Nation – I

The Vision that made the Nation – I

Discoveries of the Vedic Seers The best way to understand the history of the Vedic age is to view it […]

Of Past Dawns and Future Noons

Of Past Dawns and Future Noons

Book: Of Past Dawns and Future Noons; Author: Shonar ‘…when we call ourselves Indian, there just has to be something […]

A Quiz

A Quiz

Ancient India has excelled in the Arts, in Commerce and Industry, in Administration and Warfare,  in Science and Medicine, in […]

Make that Tryst with Destiny

Make that Tryst with Destiny

In borrowing both the title of this article and the choice of an address, I am not in any way […]

India of the Ages

India of the Ages

In what field indeed has not India attempted, achieved, created, and in all on a large scale and yet with […]