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Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya : Father of BJP’s ‘Secularism’

Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya : Father of BJP’s ‘Secularism’

Forty years later, ca. 1965, Deendayal Upadhyaya adopted the promising term "Integral Humanism", in Hindi Ekatmata Manavavad or Ekatma Manavadarshan. This seemed to transcend the division of mankind in box-type nations. Moreover, unlike nationalism, it did not seem to have been borrowed from the West, in spite of appearances. In the 1930s, the French Catholic [...]

November 19, 2017 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

Down with “Nationalism” !!

Down with “Nationalism” !!

For once, the secularists have it right. The nationalism by which the Hindutva crowd swears, is a Western invention. Feelings for your home country are universal, and natives of India will need no prodding nor any foreign or native ideology to defend their country when necessary. [...]

September 28, 2017 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights, Archives 10

Gujarat to punish cow slaughter with life sentence

Gujarat to punish cow slaughter with life sentence

Gandhinagar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Gujarat on Friday enacted a harsher law, with the provision of life sentence for those found guilty of cow slaughter, making it the first state in the country to do so. [...]

March 31, 2017 HHR Archives, India, News updates Comments Off on Gujarat to punish cow slaughter with life sentence

BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

Violent attacks and killings of RSS and BJP workers have increased ever since the Left front government took charge in Kerala in May 2016, and the situation doesn’t seem to be improving. Barely four days after BJP President Amit Shah shared the news of a young BJP worker named Vishnu being hacked to death, comes [...]

October 13, 2016 HHR Archives, India Comments Off on BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

Shiv Sena warns Supreme Court over Dahi Handi curbs, says ‘Don’t cross Lakshman Rekha of people’s beliefs’

Shiv Sena warns Supreme Court over Dahi Handi curbs, says ‘Don’t cross Lakshman Rekha of people’s beliefs’

Adopting a strident stand towards Supreme Court’s curbs on Dahi Handi in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena on Saturday said people will foil such attempts to hinder celebration of Hindu festivals. “Ganeshotsav, Dahi Handi and Navratra festival are all parts of our beliefs. Courts which are now governing us should not cross the Lakshman Rekha at [...]

August 20, 2016 HHR Archives, India Comments Off on Shiv Sena warns Supreme Court over Dahi Handi curbs, says ‘Don’t cross Lakshman Rekha of people’s beliefs’

BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’

BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’

At 7:10am BBC Radio 4 broadcasts the religious affairs programme ‘Sunday’, appropriately named because that is the day on which it is aired. Now in this programme we have this delightful installment: “The National Council of Churches in India will hold a day of protest next week against the country’s discriminatory caste system. It follows [...]

August 8, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, Hindu Phobics Comments Off on BBC’s Hindu Bashing report on ‘Caste’

Government plans to grant Indian citizenship to Hindu and Sikh refugees, soon

Government plans to grant Indian citizenship to Hindu and Sikh refugees, soon

NEW DELHI: India is readying to grant citizenship to Hindus and Sikhs who have sought refuge in the country from religious persecution in Pakistan, Bangladesh or Afghanistan. The home ministry plans to seek cabinet approval ahead of the upcoming monsoon session of Parliament, which starts on July 18, to its proposal to empower district magistrates [...]

July 10, 2016 HHR Archives, India, World Focus Comments Off on Government plans to grant Indian citizenship to Hindu and Sikh refugees, soon

THE SECULARIST MANIFESTO : An Essential Guide to Understanding P-Secs, Sepoys, and Other Colonized Indian Minds

THE SECULARIST MANIFESTO : An Essential Guide to Understanding P-Secs, Sepoys, and Other Colonized Indian Minds

By Prashant Parikh [...]

May 27, 2016 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives, India, World Focus Comments Off on THE SECULARIST MANIFESTO : An Essential Guide to Understanding P-Secs, Sepoys, and Other Colonized Indian Minds

‘ Hinduphobia ‘ The Labour Party’s Other Problem

‘ Hinduphobia ‘ The Labour Party’s Other Problem

Does Britain’s Labour Party have a Hindu Problem? The Labour Party’s long history of Hinduphobia, anti-Hindu demagoguery and stone-faced reluctance to even discuss its obvious prejudice have made anti-Hindu thinking an essential element in that left-wing movement with its working-class roots. This has only been enhanced under Jeremy Corbyn who has had a long history [...]

May 1, 2016 Ranbir Singh Analysis/Insights, Archives, World Focus Comments Off on ‘ Hinduphobia ‘ The Labour Party’s Other Problem

‘Hindus need Dharmic awakening? Rather, the BJP needs Dharmic awakening’ ! – Koenraad Elst

‘Hindus need Dharmic awakening? Rather, the BJP needs Dharmic awakening’ ! – Koenraad Elst

It doesn’t happen often, but here I must totally disagree with David Frawley ( Read :  Hindus Need Long Term Political Strategy And Dharmic ). Or should I say: with the Sangh Parivar, for this is the standard argument I have heard from them for more than twenty years. The central refrain is “unity”. This [...]

April 23, 2016 HHR Archives, India Comments Off on ‘Hindus need Dharmic awakening? Rather, the BJP needs Dharmic awakening’ ! – Koenraad Elst