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When I say Princess, do you think Disney? And what if I say Raj-Kumari?
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

When I say Princess, do you think Disney? And what if I say Raj-Kumari?

Charu Uppal- August 14, 2019

Being exposed to Caucasian princesses who dress western rather than Indian or Fijian instills a feeling of disconnect from their own culture. This disconnect is ... Read More

Book Review: Truth About Muslim Population In India by S. R. Swaroop
Archives, Demography (Persecution & Proselytisation)

Book Review: Truth About Muslim Population In India by S. R. Swaroop

Charu Uppal- October 12, 2018

Need to protect or uphold Hinduism should not be considered nationalistic or ethno-centrism as much as a desire to uphold diversity of thought in global ... Read More

Claim the narrative, don’t let biased media define us
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

Claim the narrative, don’t let biased media define us

Charu Uppal- April 17, 2018

Whether it is because international media is more sympathetic (or is paid by-) or that there are many more Muslim countries in the world, the ... Read More

What’s Love Gotta Do with it? Valentine’s Day & Fringe Groups’ Agenda
Archives, Commentaries

What’s Love Gotta Do with it? Valentine’s Day & Fringe Groups’ Agenda

Charu Uppal- February 14, 2018

Valentine’s Day was supposed to address both platonic and romantic love. But, the mother of all media industries, the US, has focused only on the ... Read More

Towards achieving ‘critical mass’ for Indic cause: How we can contribute
Archives, Blog

Towards achieving ‘critical mass’ for Indic cause: How we can contribute

Charu Uppal- January 2, 2018

Critical mass is achieved when there is a sufficient number of people following an idea, a movement, an innovation, the rate of adoption/acceptance of that ... Read More

It is time Celebrities stop telling us how to lead our lives!
Archives, Rights (Discrimination & Appeasement)

It is time Celebrities stop telling us how to lead our lives!

Charu Uppal- October 17, 2017

What is it these days with all the celebrities who never really respected Indian traditions, have possibly never read Hindu texts, nor pondered on their ... Read More