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Why India is terrified of the prostitute and the presstitute

Shift the vowels slightly and the Sanskrit word for a trader ( vaishya ) becomes the Sanskrit word for a prostitute ( veshya ). The one sold goods and the other sold pleasure, to the highest bidder. Neither was loyal. Naturally, feudal authorities ... Quartz, 1 month ago

Inquiring Into The Role Of CPI(M) In The Annihilation Of Caste

Vijoo Krishnan recently led a team of CPI(M) and its mass organizations to the historic Dalit Asmita Yatra (culminating in Una on 15-Aug 2016). In the light of this, and participation of the party in various anti-caste uprisings in the country, ...
 Counter Currents1 week ago

Narendra Dabholkar death was for setting up ‘Ishwari Rajya’

Virendra Tawade The CBI officials, while investigating the killing of rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar and Communist leader Govind Pansare, stumbled upon a master plan of Sanatan Sanstha to set up Ishwari Rajya (God’s Kingdom) in India by 2023 and found ...
 Asian Age1 week ago

India's shame

Democracy hasn't eradicated the country's caste system. It has entrenched and modernized it My father was a Hindu, a Brahmo. I never met him until I was an adult. I grew up with my mother in a Syrian Christian family in Ayemenem, a small village ...
 PakistanKaKhudaHafiz.com1 week ago

inequalities due to caste system

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. FOUNDATION COURSE Group No.6 Presented to Prof. Afsha 2. Inequalities Due To Caste System 3. NAME OF GROUP MEMBERS AND THEIR ROLL NOS. Roll No.06 Sakina Digosewala Roll No.20 Tanaz Khoja ...
 SlideShare.net1 week ago
Counter Currents

Prakash Karat Unable To Locate Fascism In Hindutva

Comrade Prakash Karat's academic piece (know your enemy, The Indian Express, September 6, 2016) [i] analyzing the character of Hindutva/RSS/BJP brand of politics/ideology suffers from confusion which greatly keeps parliamentary LEFT incapacitated at ...
 Counter Currents2 weeks ago

Hinduism Fast Facts

(CNN) Here's some background information about Hinduism, the world's third largest religion after Christianity and Islam. Hinduism is derived from a Sanskrit word that means dwellers by the Indus River. Statistics:15% of the world population is ...
 WXOK-AM3 weeks ago

A creative oasis at the Museum of Goa

A designated industrial area is one of the last places you expect to be the home of a modern art gallery. As you pass pharmaceutical laboratories, steel-fabrication and marble-making units, following directions to the Museum of Goa (MOG), your ...
 Economic Times1 month ago A creative oasis: The Museum of Goa is so much more than just a gallery  Economic Times1 month ago

Preserving India's democracy is not Hindus' job alone

'The fabric of democracy is fraying,' says T V R Shenoy.'It is being attacked not just by terrorists in Kashmir or by zealots in the North-East, but is being ripped apart even in Allahabad, in the Hindi heartland.'   About a quarter of a century ago I played host to Girilal Jain, some time after he stepped down as editor-in-chief of one of India's largest newspaper groups. The Berlin Wall had fallen, German reunification was underway, and a nervous France was converting the European ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Anglican Communion News Service

Equality demanded for Dalit Christians and Muslims

This website is best viewed with CSS and JavaScript enabled, alternatively you can use the low bandwidth version. [ACNS, by Gavin Drake] Churches in India held a black day of protest last week against the continuing discrimination faced by ...
 Anglican Communion News Service1 month ago
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