The Hindu Way by Shashi Tharoor

The Hindu Way An Introduction To Hinduism By Shashi Tharoor

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The Hindu Way wants to give an Introduction to Hinduism – to whom I don’t know. It is not an easy task for the...
Sri Devi Lila – The Play of the Divine Mother by Vanamali

Sri Devi Lila – The Play of the Divine Mother by Vanamali

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Sri Devi Lila has been in my library for at least a decade now. I bought it at an exhibition in Delhi. Why did...

Devi Mahatmyam In Praise of the Goddess – Devadatta Kali

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Devi Mahatmyam was the next text I picked up to read after Tulsi Ramayana. It is seemingly a small text, with only 700 verses....

Nine Nights of the Goddess – The Navaratri Festival

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Nine Nights of the Goddess – a compilation of the essays on Navaratri celebrations across South Asia promised to take me through the different...

Adi Shankaracharya: Hinduism’s Greatest Thinker by Pavan K Varma

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Adi Shankaracharya – Why did none of my textbooks ever thought me about this? This is the first question that comes to your mind...
Rama & Ayodhya by Meenakshi Jain

Rama and Ayodhya by Meenakshi Jain

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For last 30 odd years, we know of Rama and Ayodhya through the Ram Janambhoomi controversy. As a college going student, I have lived...
The Making of Early Kashmir by Shonaleeka Kaul

The Making of Early Kashmir by Shonaleeka Kaul

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The Making of Early Kashmir – The landscape and identity in the Rajatarangini by Shonaleeka Kaul is a delightful book. I picked it up...
Yogini Cult and Temples by Vidya Dehejia

Yogini Cult & Temples – A Tantric Tradition by Vidya Dehejia

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Yogini – What comes to your mind when you hear this word? Those of us who follow Yoga may think of it as a...
Devi – The Goddesses of India by John Stratton Hawley & Donna Marie Wulff

Devi Goddesses of India by John Stratton Hawley & Donna Marie Wulff

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Devi Goddesses of India looks at or the divine feminine as the west calls them or Shakti as we call them. It is a...
Banaras - City of Light

Banaras City of Light by Diana L Eck

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Banaras City of Light by Diana L Eck is the most authoritative contemporary book on Varanasi. You look for books on Kashi and this...

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