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

The Devi Mystique

The roots of greatness in Kurma Purana

19 April 2024
Shiva’s Secret

The Ishvara Gita shows the way to eternal peace

22 March 2024
The Key to the Kurma Purana

Shiva makes his presence felt in an ode to Vishnu

08 March 2024
A Story of Divine Deception

When Parvati had to perform difficult austerities on Mount Himalaya

23 February 2024
The Mother of All Battles

When death came with the splendour of a thousand suns

09 February 2024
Cover Stories
Return to the Sacred City

A portrait of Ayodhya in the time of Ram

25 January 2024
Misreading the Portents

Bhandasura remains confident of defeating the goddess

12 January 2024
War Is for Welfare

Lalitaa Parameshvari’s army gets ready to confront Bhandasura

15 December 2023
When the Goddess Goes to War

Choose your enemy wisely — and get the right bow

01 December 2023
Prelude to a Divine Wedding

Shiva and Mahadevi tie the knot to take on the demon Bhandasura

17 November 2023


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, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.


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