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A Response to Hindu Bashing Devotee Pankaj Mishra

A Response to Hindu Bashing Devotee Pankaj Mishra

Pankaj Mishra, a novelist and essayist, internationally acclaimed too is again back with his anti-India and anti-Modi rhetoric in New York Times, which misses no opportunity in bashing every Indian thing. Pankaj Mishra is known for bashing every Indian thing, as he has internalized the Western viewpoints about India in such a manner that a [...]

November 18, 2016 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, Archives, Hindu Phobics 0

Assault on India : The Partitioning of Hinduism

Assault on India : The Partitioning of Hinduism

The once expansive Bharata (India) is shrinking.  What was once a great cultural land mass extending possibly from near ancient Persia eastward to Southeast Asia and possibly as far south as various South Pacific islands is literally becoming smaller as a geographic land with the emergence of or partitioning of India exemplified through the creation [...]

March 29, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

The Yoga ‘HinduPhobic’ Alliance

The Yoga ‘HinduPhobic’ Alliance

The Intent of real Hatha Yoga Sanskrit/Hindu word yoga means, yuj Atman Brahman ca (to yoke to one’s individual Soul and Soul Source). Sanskrit is by definition the religious language of Hinduism, “The ancient Aryan (noble) language of the Hindus.” The various real Yogas are the means by which Hindus achieve this Soul/Spiritual-Realization: Karma Yoga, [...]

January 8, 2016 HHR The Yoga Snatchers 0

Dissecting Hinduism : The Curious Case of Dr Christopher Wallis the Tantrik

Dissecting Hinduism : The Curious Case of Dr Christopher Wallis the Tantrik

Among the many attacks on Hindus and Hinduism  comes a whole movement to dissect away many Hindu practices like Yoga and now Tantra  as ‘non’ Hindu . Dr Koenraad Elst debates with Dr Christopher Wallis on this dissection in the following interactions ‘ HHR editor > In the Indian media, I once saw a beginning [...]

August 28, 2015 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights 0

HHR Video : Hindu Bashing By the Media and Academia

HHR Video : Hindu Bashing By the Media and Academia

Dr Koenraad Elst discusses Hindu Bashing and Hinduphobia in today’s Media and Academia across the world left unchallenged by the present ruling party the BJP and Hindu organizations .He also discusses anti Hindu/India groups set up by Indians in the west along with their backers for military intervention/ armed resistance to balkanize India.Also Dr Elst [...]

April 8, 2015 HHR HHR Videos, World Focus 0

Francois Gautier Speaks out Against Guru Bashing

Francois Gautier Speaks out Against Guru Bashing

Many of my Hindu friends, intelligent, cultured people, whom I respect, have loved the film PK. This set me thinking: I know that most Hindus do not mind being made fun off and that their religion allows for near unlimited tolerance.But nevertheless, as a friend of the Hindus here are my arguments: 1) Obviously amir [...]

January 6, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 0

Musings on Hindutva

Musings on Hindutva

In the past decade, Hindutva and Hindutvadis have come under a lot of fire. This write-up is an attempt to clear some of the fog on why it happens, and some remedial measures against it. To begin with, in an Indian Supreme Court judgment delivered in 1995, it was ruled that “Ordinarily, Hindutva is understood [...]

March 6, 2014 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives 2

‘Attack on Amritanandamayi Math is an Attack on all Hindu Religious Institutions’

‘Attack on Amritanandamayi Math is an Attack on all Hindu Religious Institutions’

The barrage of vicious propaganda unleashed by a section of the visual and print media in Kerala against the Amritanandamayi Math is obviously motivated to bring down the high respect and reputation with which millions of people across the world hold that spiritually-oriented service organisation. There is a method in this madness. Any flimsy excuse [...]

February 27, 2014 HHR India, News updates 0

Is Hindu Dharma good and Hindutva bad?

Is Hindu Dharma good and Hindutva bad?

“When Germany is Christian, is India Hindu?”  got amazingly good response with thousands of facebook likes. However, some readers felt I made a mistake by not distinguishing between good, tolerant Hinduism, which is a private belief, and bad, intolerant Hindutva, which stands for the ‘communal agenda of an extreme right Hindu party’ that wants to [...]

February 25, 2014 HHR Analysis/Insights 0

How Movie Slumdog Millionaire Was Distorted into Anti Hindu Propaganda

How Movie Slumdog Millionaire Was Distorted into Anti Hindu Propaganda

In the framework of Europalia India, a string of institutions including my Alma Mater, the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, hosts a series of exhibitions, performances, films showings, conferences and lectures. Last Tuesday and Wednesday, Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal was to speak in Brussels and Leuven, but he didn’t show up, being detained in a sex scandal. [...]

December 13, 2013 Dr Koenraad Elst Analysis/Insights 1