Tanishq, Eros Now – the ugly face of Indian secularism

secularism

The Tanishq advert and the Eros Now Navaratri posts bring out the ugly face of Indian secularism where Hindu sentiment is denigrated..

An Amazing Clock

Vedic Clock

My uncle shared this amazing clock on our family whatsapp group and its an interesting concept ! This meaningful amazing clock is designed by the Pune University Samskrutam Department. An explanation for the choice in place of the usual numerics. Brahman is One. Ashwini Kumars are Two Gunas (Satva, Rajas, Tamas) are Three Vedas (Rigveda, … Read more

Book Review #18/50 – Thank You, Maria

The title of the book is “Thank You, India”… but its India that needs to thank the author, Ms. Maria Wirth. We had the opportunity to attend a talk by her at the Srijan Foundation almost a year back and she spoke beautifully. A German lady who came to India as a stop over destination … Read more

Dhimmi Hindus get a resounding slap – Sabarimalai

While some of us were waiting to wail it does seem that two women in their 40’s entered the Sabarimala temple today in the morning with police protection. Am also hearing that they were taken through the back door and everyone was told that they were transgenders. So the commies, Christian-conversion-junkies and other wonderful people … Read more

Sabarimalai – Tradition not gender equality

A lady with her young daughter tried to enter the Sabarimalai temple today and police personnel tried to provide her some protection. A bunch of men fell at her feet and requested her to go back and she did …. strange ? If it was a gender equality issue, she would not have backed out. … Read more

A saffron North-East – after 1870

My father was posted in Shillong between 1980 to 1983 and I went to the Kendriya Vidyalaya Happy Valley school there. Shillong was beautiful and untouched… there were almost no scooters or bikes there and we went walking everywhere. We managed to get many western clothes there as we would go to Bara Bazaar and … Read more