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Shankar Sharan

Shankar Sharan

Dr. Shankar Sharan is Professor, Political Science at the NCERT, New Delhi

A maharathi without a rath: the meaning of being Koenraad Elst
Archives, Indology

A maharathi without a rath: the meaning of being Koenraad Elst

Shankar Sharan- December 21, 2019

The problems the Hindu society is facing on cultural fronts are as acute as ever. All the while the enemies of Hindus are relentlessly playing ... Read More

Distortion of the Articles 25-31
Archives, Rights (Discrimination & Appeasement)

Distortion of the Articles 25-31

Shankar Sharan- July 25, 2018

A Constitutional theft, so to speak, was done so openly and confidently - that it looked quite normal. As Sherlock Homes had said about a ... Read More

कौन अधिक हानिकारक? जाली, विकृत या राजनीति-प्रेरित समाचार?
Archives, Hindi

कौन अधिक हानिकारक? जाली, विकृत या राजनीति-प्रेरित समाचार?

Shankar Sharan- May 2, 2018

अनेक पत्रकार एक विशेष समूह को उत्पीड़क और दूसरे को उत्पीड़ित बताने का अघोषित लक्ष्य रखते रहे हैं। कुछ के लिए यही स्थिति राजनीतिक पार्टियों ... Read More

The American blunder: Will the West correct its response to Islamist threat?
Archives, Commentaries

The American blunder: Will the West correct its response to Islamist threat?

Shankar Sharan- April 29, 2017

Western liberals can rightly call the Islamists undemocratic, dictatorial, inhuman and treat it with the disdain it deserves. Read More

Fifty Different Tellings of the Quran
Archives, Commentaries

Fifty Different Tellings of the Quran

Shankar Sharan- December 1, 2015

Islam's own history shows that the prevailing conception of the Quran is not the only one ever to have existed. Read More

The World of Wendy Doniger’s Translations
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

The World of Wendy Doniger’s Translations

Shankar Sharan- October 31, 2015

“Aldous Huxley once said that an intellectual was someone who had found something more interesting than sex; in Indology, an intellectual need not make that ... Read More