Ruchika Sharma

OPEN TO OPINION

The author is pursuing her doctorate in history from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi.

ART & CULTURE

 |   15-minute read

Why we need to know the story of Savitribai Phule, India's first feminist

[Book extract] Her life reads like an endlessly inspiring storybook; the stuff of legend.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

How we created the myth of Muslim invader and a battlefield out of Babri

Architectural reuse was a well-established Indic practice much before Islam’s foray into the subcontinent.