Malinithan By J C Dutta – Book Review

I picked up this small book Malinithan on this ancient temple in West Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh from the museum in Bomdila. It...

Great Speeches of Modern India by Rudrangshu Mukherjee

This book is a collection of some of the great speeches in India from 1857 onwards. The cover of the book has been interestingly...

India after Gandhi by Ramachandra Guha

This book India after Gandhi is probably first of its kind and I expect a lot of its kind to follow. This is a...
Letters for a Nation Jawaharlal Nehru

Letters for a Nation from Jawaharlal Nehru by Madhav Khosla

From 1947 to 1963, Jawaharlal Nehru was the prime minister of India. He had a tough task to lay the ground for a new...
Book Review - Where Stones Speak by Rana Safvi

Where Stones Speak by Rana Safvi

Mehrauli is the oldest living city, within the current city of Delhi. In my last stint in Delhi from 2009-11, I  used to walk...
Arthashastra - The Science of Wealth by Thomas R Trautmann

Arthashastra – The Science of Wealth by Thomas R Trautmann

This small book tries to bring the mighty Arthashastra to you and does so very effectively. It does not take you through the academic...
The East India Company by Gurcharan Das, Tirthankar Roy

The East India Company by Gurcharan Das, Tirthankar Roy

The East India Company is the third book in the series ‘The Story of Indian Business’. It takes you through the journey of probably...

The Ajanta Caves by Benoy K Behl

I read this book The Ajanta Caves as part of my readings for the Indian Art and Culture course that I am currently pursuing...

Thanjavur by Pradeep Chakravarthy and Vikaram Sathyanathan

The book Thanjavur: A Cultural History intends to take you through the cultural history of Thanjavur. One of the prime cultural centers of ancient...

Indian Mansions by Sarah Tillotson

During my walks around Delhi, the Havelis or the Indian Mansions in the narrow lanes that we call Galis, have always intrigued me. I...