Bibek Debroy

Bibek Debroy has translated the Mahabharata and the Valmiki Ramayana into English. He is the Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister

Kashi Consciousness

The enduring mysteries of a city

14 January 2022
It Could Have Been Worse

Lessons from John Dryden in how to look back at 2021

17 December 2021
A Passage to Varanasi

The philosophy and geography of soul cleansing

03 December 2021
The Rewards of Devotion

The journey of the seeker and the benevolence of the giver

19 November 2021
A Mighty Lesson

Can Brahma’s blessing save one from Shiva’s wrath?

05 November 2021
The God of Giving

What is it that makes Shiva subservient to his devotees?

22 October 2021
The Ocean of Compassion

Shiva can be reached even if one worships without mantras

08 October 2021
Cover Stories
A Return to Gujarat Model

A seamless transition from Gandhinagar to New Delhi

01 October 2021
The Carer and the Slayer

Shiva is equally fierce in love and rage

24 September 2021
No One Is beyond Redemption
No One is Beyond Redemption

How Shiva saved the incorrigible Moon

10 September 2021


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of several books including the Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj (Bloomsbury)

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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