Lakshmi Bayi

Lakshmi Bayi loves travelling, books, films, and elephants. Writing is her way of muttering to herself

The Elephant God

The primacy of Lord Ganesha

03 October 2021
Ancient Wisdom on Sexuality

Neo-Victorians as exemplars of tradition are misfits in society

24 September 2021
The Societal Virus

The crisis in Afghanistan is an essay on the manipulation of emotions

28 August 2021
The Significance of Onam

Celebrating King Mahabali’s fairness and courage

22 August 2021
Seasons’ Greetings

Learning from the ancients about a sustainable future

17 August 2021
The God of Art

Divine inspiration leads to creative expression

13 August 2021
The Gyan Vaapi and Kashi Vishwanath

We may have failed to do justice to the Shivalinga at the Varanasi temple

17 July 2021
Wisdom of the Ancients

Lessons on love and success

21 June 2021
The Harbinger of an Apocalypse

Shankhumukham portends a future when nature is ignored

29 May 2021
An Ancient Warning

Coexist with nature, never seek to conquer it

21 May 2021


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

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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 an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s Islam

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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