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Dr. Bharat Gupt

Dr. Bharat Gupt

Dr. Bharat Gupt is a retired Associate Professor who taught at Delhi University. He can be contacted at bharatgupt@vsnl.com.

Solve the riddle of Homosexuality by Indian Wisdom not by Modernity
Archives, Rights (Discrimination & Appeasement)

Solve the riddle of Homosexuality by Indian Wisdom not by Modernity

Dr. Bharat Gupt- July 21, 2018

The average Hindu laity as well as most swamis and mathaadhiishas are unaware of shastric injunctions and hence consider 377 as traditional Hindu law. Both, ... Read More

Anglophonic Hegemony and Indian Languages
Archives, Commentaries

Anglophonic Hegemony and Indian Languages

Dr. Bharat Gupt- June 27, 2017

We need enthusiastic patronization of the languages from the Indian people and minimum interference by the governments. Read More

Kanyadaan is Giving a Dear Daughter, Not an Unwanted Saree
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

Kanyadaan is Giving a Dear Daughter, Not an Unwanted Saree

Dr. Bharat Gupt- May 23, 2017

A major political family in Nagpur from the BJP has prided in performing vivaah without kanyadaan. This sort of bravado shows a complete ignorance of ... Read More

Why the BJP Lost Bihar?
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Why the BJP Lost Bihar?

Dr. Bharat Gupt- November 13, 2015

Many think that Modi and the BJP lost Bihar because the RSS chief made a confusing comment on the issue of Reservation Policy. Many attribute ... Read More

Religious Pluralism and Distorted Notions of Secularism in Education
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Religious Pluralism and Distorted Notions of Secularism in Education

Dr. Bharat Gupt- October 23, 2015

The events of the European Reformation and its aftermath in which the material power of the Christian Church was reduced, still hang heavy as a collective memory ... Read More

Gandhi: A Modern Medievalist
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

Gandhi: A Modern Medievalist

Dr. Bharat Gupt- October 2, 2015

There can be no doubt that Gandhiji was a towering personality of 20th century India. I was raised listening to the enchanting lines of the ... Read More

What Ails Amartya Sen?
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

What Ails Amartya Sen?

Dr. Bharat Gupt- July 13, 2015

The former head of the Nalanda University, Amartya Sen writing in the New York Review makes wild and sweeping allegations against the Narendra Modi Government ... Read More