Posts Tagged with: "history"

The Mother of Indian Culture – III

The Mother of Indian Culture – III

India, said a western historian, is the Mother of the human race. The ‘Veda’ is the Mother of Indian civilization […]

The Taj Crisis

The Taj Crisis

There’s always something going on in this country… good, bad, ugly. In that respect one is always assured a subject […]

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – V

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – V

Literary Sources: The Vedas Our discussion so far is based mainly on archaeological and scientific discoveries. But a more extensive […]

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – IV

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – IV

Recent Discoveries and Evidence We have discussed some of the arguments against the Aryan invasion model. Let us now look […]

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – III

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – III

The Aryan Invasion: Was there any? (continued from the previous issue) However, before proceeding further with our discussion on the […]

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – II

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – II

The Aryan Invasion: Was there any? This brings us to the important question: Who are the builders of the Indus-valley […]

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – I

The Beginnings of Indian Civilisation – I

The origin of ancient civilizations like India is shrouded in a cloud of mist. What we have at present on […]

History of India – Towards a New Approach

History of India – Towards a New Approach

Of late, the study of history has become either a dry academic exercise or else mired in political controversies. What […]

History and the Future – V

History and the Future – V

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject […]

History and the Future – IV

History and the Future – IV

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject […]

History and the Future – III

History and the Future – III

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject […]

History and the Future – II

History and the Future – II

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject […]

History and the Future – I

History and the Future – I

One of the major defects which pursues the study of history is the lack of a proper perspective. The subject […]

Where has the Soul-Force Gone?

Where has the Soul-Force Gone?

Someone remarked recently that five to ten decades ago, the quality of creativity in general was so exceptional and powerful […]

Past Future

Past Future

When a news anchor of a popular channel said, “I am the sufferer”, what she had in mind was the […]

A Psychological Approach to History

A Psychological Approach to History

In our modern techno-commercial culture the study of history has lost its appeal for young minds. There are many reasons […]

History, Amnesia and Public Memory: The Chittagong Armoury Raid 1930-34

History, Amnesia and Public Memory: The Chittagong Armoury Raid 1930-34

I shall divide this essay into three parts: in the first, I shall attempt to reconstruct the main outline of […]