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Vedānga: The limbs of Vedic knowledge
Archives, Indology

Vedānga: The limbs of Vedic knowledge

Manoj Garg- August 30, 2017

Vedangas provide a wholesome understanding of the Vedas, which goes far beyond mere theoretical interpretation. Read More

The Infinity Mantra -2
Archives, Indology

The Infinity Mantra -2

Dr. Aloke Kumar- July 26, 2017

The Infinity Mantra encodes a fundamental philosophy of the Hindu Jeevan Darshan. Read More

Continuous, Comprehensive and Cumulative – The Knowledge Tradition of India
Archives, Indology

Continuous, Comprehensive and Cumulative – The Knowledge Tradition of India

Pankaj Saxena- June 28, 2017

This article is an appeal to all teachers, educationists, and common Indians who are interested in Indian knowledge traditions and Indian education system. Read More

Book Review: The Educational Heritage of Ancient India by Sahana Singh
Archives, Indology

Book Review: The Educational Heritage of Ancient India by Sahana Singh

Dr. Sarita Seshagiri- May 13, 2017

In her book, The Educational Heritage of Ancient India, Sahana Singh shakes the dust off India’s glorious but forgotten past in a revealing discourse. Read More

Genius of the Jains
Archives, Indology

Genius of the Jains

Dr. Raja Ram Mohan Roy- March 10, 2017

It is a pity that Indian history books don’t teach about the outstanding achievements of the Jains on mathematical and scientific knowledge. Read More

Preserve Sanskrit to preserve ancient Indian knowledge systems
Archives, Identity (Distortion & Appropriation)

Preserve Sanskrit to preserve ancient Indian knowledge systems

Sandeep Singh- September 3, 2014

Mathematics and mathematical thinking have been an important aspect of Indian culture for a long time. From ancient philosophical verses like "Poornasya poornamaadaaya poornamevaavashishyate" (Infinity ... Read More