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Interview with Koenraad Elst on Ayodhya
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Interview with Koenraad Elst on Ayodhya

IndiaFacts Staff- August 2, 2020

IndiaFacts got talking to Koenraad Elst, the Belgian scholar and an acknowledged expert on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid episode. Read More

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

Father of the Nation is too Big a Crown for Him
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

Father of the Nation is too Big a Crown for Him

Rakesh Krishnan Simha- October 21, 2015

One of the great ironies of India is that Mohandas Gandhi – rather than Gautama Buddha, Adi Shankaracharya or Chandragupta Vikramaditya – is the “Father ... Read More

Examining the Marxist Version of India’s Past
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Examining the Marxist Version of India’s Past

IndiaFacts Staff- October 6, 2015

The 18 September 2015 print edition of the Marxist fortnightly Frontline cover story was a detailed interview of Marxist historian Romila Thapar conducted by Ranabir ... Read More

Reconceptualizing India Studies: Book Review
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Reconceptualizing India Studies: Book Review

Koenraad Elst- September 1, 2015

S.N. Balagangadhara Rao, better known as Balu, is Professor of Comparative Culture Studies in Ghent University, Belgium. Balu is a Kannada Brahmin by birth, a ... Read More