Being Different by Rajiv Malhotra

Being Different by Rajiv Malhotra Book Review

I picked up this book Being Different after I saw a few videos of Rajiv Malhotra talking about Hinduism and trying to explain it. Videos...
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...
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...
Rama & Ayodhya by Meenakshi Jain

Rama and Ayodhya by Meenakshi Jain

For last 30 odd years, we know of Rama and Ayodhya through the Ram Janambhoomi controversy. As a college going student, I have lived...

Bhagavad Gita by Mani Rao – Book Review

Gita is a text that has enchanted many since the time it was spoken at Kurukshetra. And it has enchanted each one in a...
The Making of Early Kashmir by Shonaleeka Kaul

The Making of Early Kashmir by Shonaleeka Kaul

The Making of Early Kashmir – The landscape and identity in the Rajatarangini by Shonaleeka Kaul is a delightful book. I picked it up...
Gandhari Ki Atmakatha by Manu Sharma

Gandhari Ki Atmakatha by Manu Sharma

Gandhari Ki Atmakatha, Ah Mahabharat again! This time as a story of Gandhari, only focusing on what she knew, what she saw and her...
Banaras - City of Light

Banaras City of Light by Diana L Eck

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

The book of Durga by Nilima Chitgopekar

Durga, at the moment, is the most popular avatar of the Devi. Her visual form with multiple arms riding on a Lion and killing...

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

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