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Months of the year and The Hindu Calendar

The Hindu dating systems follows one of the two popular models, the विक्रम सम्वत्  which originated in 58BCE  or the शाक सम्वत् which originated in 78 CE. (सम्वत् means year ). Prior to these an even more ancient system was … Continue reading

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Book Review – Empires of the Indus: The Story of a River by Alice Albinia

  Empires of the Indus: The Story of a River by Alice Albinia5 of 5 stars The Empires of the Indus is a magnificent travelogue covering the trail of Sindhu or Indus river starting from Sindu Delta in Arabian sea … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Patient Assassin by Anita Anand

  The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge and the RajAnita Anand5 of 5 stars This is the fascinating story of Sardar Udham Singh who patiently but meticulously planned the assassination of the culprits of Jallianwala Massacre at … Continue reading

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‘Dismantling Global Hindutva’ event an academic assault on Hinduism

Hinduism has long been under the assault by western academia since the dawn of the colonial era of European supremacism — Read on http://www.firstpost.com/india/dismantling-global-hindutva-event-an-academic-assault-on-hinduism-9946511.html

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