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Dalits and the remaking of Hindutva
The Hindu

Caste India is becoming for Dalits what Western Europe was for...

Being a caste conscious Dalit does not fare well into the Brahminical Hindu society. Carrying Ambedkar as a guiding principle costs your life. Rohith Vemula is the proof for caste bias in Indian society. It is evidence of an intolerant and emaciated ... Yahoo! India, 2 weeks ago
Dalits and the remaking of Hindutva The Hindu, 1 week ago

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DNA India

Is Hinduism paying bitterly for Brahmanical exclusion?

Hundreds of people from the Mahar community gathered at Koregaon Bhima village in Shirur tehsil of Maharashtra's Pune district on January 1. This annual event of the Scheduled Caste community, comprising almost 10 per cent of the state's population, ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago

India's Sanskrit speakers seek to revive 'dead' language

The 4,000-year-old classical language was traditionally used by Brahmin intellectuals and Hindu priests. Rarely spoken as a mother tongue in India, Sanskrit is often dismissed as a dead language. The post India’s Sanskrit speakers seek to revive ...
 First Post.com1 month ago Sanskrit, a dead Indian language, enjoying revival  Japan Times1 month ago Sanskrit revival carries on in India  Shanghai Daily1 month ago Bringing back Sanskrit  The Hindu1 month ago
Counter Currents

Osmania Beef Festival: Arresting Hindutva Expansion

The Osmania beef festival enlarged its ideological argument of how the Hindu Brahminism is bent upon stopping the brain and body growth of Indian masses by converting Indians into low protein consuming vegetarian forces right from the childhood ...
 Tehelka2 months ago Why I Will Celebrate The Beef Festival  Counter Currents2 months ago
Mumbai Mirror

A dalit death by a thousand cuts

Kalindi, protagonist of Brahmankanya (Brahmin's Daughter), who did not inherit her father's caste By Shanta Gokhale Rohith Vemula's suicide has taken from us a bright young idealistic man, a man pushed to the brink by a society in which social ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 days ago

Republic of discrimination

The difference between an upper-caste Hindu and a Dalit may not be as stark now as it was in earlier times. However, any discrimination cannot be justified (Ancient prejudice, modern inequality, Jan.20). There are still many villages where Dalits ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Indian Express

New in Kerala, a contest for the Hinduvote

The concept of a Hindu vote bank, hardly ever discussed in decades of Congress and Left rule in Kerala, is evolving for the first time ahead of the assembly elections. The BJP has set about building a grand Hindu alliance of various groups, a move ...
 Yahoo! India3 weeks ago

The little known story teller of The Hindu

The world of journalism knew him as the edit writer of The Hindu f or 31 years. N. Raghunathan, who died in 1982, was also a brilliant writer of short stories and plays, capturing in authentic Thanjavur Tamil the disintegration of feudalism and ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago The Learning Curve  Open1 month ago

Temples and gender test

Patriarchy may be willing to allow men from every caste to be priests, but it won't allow women from even the so-called Brahminical castes to perform priestly duties in temples. The article, Failing the test of gender (Dec.22), reminded me of what ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Matrimonial mela for Brahmins

Kalyana Kalpataruvu, a Hyderabad-based organisation that has been extending matrimonial information services exclusively to the members of the Brahmin community for the past 30 years, is going to organise Kalyana Samramdham 2015 at the Pullareddy ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Brahmin matrimonial meet on Dec. 25  The Hindu1 month ago
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