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POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Caste system, Vedic culture, Aryan invasion theory, Harappan civilisation

Why I am a Harappan Indian, not a Vedic patriot: Here’s what's so wrong with the Vedic brand of patriotism

Patriotism cannot be found in humiliating our own people’s diverse productivity, and promoting a culture of consumption by some, toiling by others, who get only abuse in return.

VOICES

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Brahminism, Harappan civilisation, Three-language formula, National education policy

Skipping The Biggest Lesson: BJP’s draft National Education Policy tries to compete with madrasas, misses crucial learning

The policy pays no attention to teaching children the dignity of labour. This lesson is a must though for any society which wants to grow and be developed.

VARIETY

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Harappan civilisation, Indus Valley Civilisation, Rig Veda, Brahmins

How Brahmins ensured India never progressed

The ritual of throwing food into fire started during the Rig Vedic times, continues to this day and nobody challenges it.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Mohenjodaro, Shudras, Indus Valley Civilisation, Harappan civilisation

Shudras, not Aryans, built the Indus Valley Civilisation

The word Harappa sounds similar to the names given to divine figures in south India. Mallappa, Beerappa, Veerappa, for example.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Indus Valley Civilisation, Harappan civilisation, Ancient India, Telangana

Great Harappa of south India? How the Koya tribal museum is shattering 'Brahmins are supreme' myth

Kamaram has paved an exemplary path for cultural revolution in India.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Vedic Age, Hinduism, Harappan civilisation

Was Harappan civilisation Vedic, or Hindu?

Keep calm (about Hinduism) and ask Devdutt.

LIFE

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Mohenjodaro, Harappan civilisation

How the world's first tandoori chicken was cooked

Curry and tandoori predate the stir-fries, chilly chickens and roasts.

LIFE

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Harappan civilisation, Clean India, Mythology

When Saraswati met Indus

Decoding the correlation between the hymns of the Rig Veda and the artefacts of the Indus Valley civilisation.