Book review Our Heritage Revisited by Anju Saha

Our Heritage Revisited by Anju Saha

Our Heritage Revisited by Anju Saha intends to give the reader a glimpse into the ancient Indian texts. The author is a corporate executive...
The Puffin book of Hindu Gods and Goddesses

The Puffin book of Hindu Gods and Goddesses

Hindu Gods and Goddesses can baffle anyone. One, they are so many of them. Two, they can change avatars and take different forms. Three,...
My Gita by Devdutt Pattanaik

My Gita by Devdutt Pattanaik – Book Review

Devdutt Pattanaik, the author of My Gita, is a very smart author. He has not only built a huge brand around his work but...
Yogini Cult and Temples by Vidya Dehejia

Yogini Cult & Temples – A Tantric Tradition by Vidya Dehejia

Yogini – What comes to your mind when you hear this word? Those of us who follow Yoga may think of it as a...
India A Sacred Geography by Diana L Eck

India A Sacred Geography by Diana L Eck

Long time back I had read a book by Osho that spoke about India being a sacred space. And not a country defined by...
The Life Of Hinduism by John Stratton Hawley, Vasudha Narayanan

The Life Of Hinduism by John Stratton Hawley, Vasudha Narayanan

The Life of Hinduism is a compilation of essays by various scholars who have been studying Hinduism. I picked up this book both as...
Brahma Gyan – The Science Behind Shiva by Ravikumar Kakde

Brahma Gyan – Science Behind Shiva by Ravikumar Kakde

Brahma Gyan - literally means the knowledge of the universe. Ravikumar Kakde explores if what we worship in Sanatan Dharma is really the cosmos...

The Lost River On the Trail of the Sarasvati by Michel Danino

Sarasvati or Saraswati - river which lies at the center of many ethos of the Indian history and culture. A river that lends its...

Ancient Indian Costumes by Roshen Alkazi

Like the speaker in my textiles class at NMI said, clothes have the longest relationship with us. Our parents start making clothes for us...
My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

Hanuman Chalisa is the most commonly chanted set of verses in India. Written by Goswami Tulsidas after he wrote Ram Charita Manas - these...