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Journey to a Cave in Kashmir
August 31, 2018
Journey to a Cave in Kashmir
Hindu pilgrims make a perilous trek to the revered Amarnath cave.
Journey to a Cave in Kashmir
Paying Attention to India’s Saints of All Faiths
March 01, 2018
Paying Attention to India’s Saints of All Faiths
There are cults in India that exist between Hinduism and Islam, but their sites are increasingly claimed by one or the other.
Paying Attention to India’s Saints of All Faiths
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
June 08, 2017
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
In India, a national debate rages about who has the right to slaughter cattle.
Having a Cow Over Beef: India's Cattle Slaughter Ban Debate
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
April 29, 2017
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
Should the Ram Mandir be built?
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
Steve Bannon, <em>Dharma</em> Warrior: Hindu Scriptures and the Worldview of Trump's Chief Ideologue
February 03, 2017
Steve Bannon, Dharma Warrior: Hindu Scriptures and the Worldview of Trump's Chief Ideologue
Steve Bannon's appreciation for the Bhagavad Gita makes more sense than you might think.
Steve Bannon, Dharma Warrior: Hindu Scriptures and the Worldview of Trump's Chief Ideologue
The Plight of Pakistan's Hindu Community
June 23, 2016
The Plight of Pakistan's Hindu Community
Pakistan’s approach of defining its nationalism in opposition to India has aggravated the plight of Hindus.
The Plight of Pakistan's Hindu Community
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
May 24, 2016
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
Should the subcontinent be referred to South Asia or India, especially in the historical sense?
South Asia or India: An Old Debate Resurfaces in California
India: Storming the Temple of Saturn
May 03, 2016
India: Storming the Temple of Saturn
Forced to abandon its tradition, a famous Indian temple opened its gates to women.
India: Storming the Temple of Saturn
The Dry Laws of India
April 25, 2016
The Dry Laws of India
Alcohol prohibition is on the rise in India.
The Dry Laws of India
Nepal’s Mortal Goddesses
March 21, 2016
Nepal’s Mortal Goddesses
Goddesses usually exist in the spiritual realm. Not in Nepal.
Nepal’s Mortal Goddesses
Hindu Marriages Will Be Legitimized in Pakistan
February 12, 2016
Hindu Marriages Will Be Legitimized in Pakistan
Pakistan’s Hindus will soon finally have a law that legitimizes their marriages.
Hindu Marriages Will Be Legitimized in Pakistan
Hindu Extremists Creep Ahead in India
September 09, 2015
Hindu Extremists Creep Ahead in India
Recent attacks against rationalists, free-thinkers, and secularists are a cause for immense concern.
Hindu Extremists Creep Ahead in India
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
August 07, 2015
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
Both major Indian political parties have run into major stumbling blocks. Which will emerge on top?
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
July 01, 2015
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
U.S. politicians Bobby Jindal and Nikki Haley offer two different models for immigrant assimilation.
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
International Yoga Day: A New Politics of Knowledge?
June 21, 2015
International Yoga Day: A New Politics of Knowledge?
The global popularity of yoga is not just about India's cultural resurgence.
International Yoga Day: A New Politics of Knowledge?
India's BJP Leaders Should Publicly Eat Meat
June 04, 2015
India's BJP Leaders Should Publicly Eat Meat
It's time for Indian leaders to pave a path forward and delegitimize the taboos surrounding meat consuption in the country.
India's BJP Leaders Should Publicly Eat Meat
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