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Who Was M.C.Rajah?

We recognise Dr. Ambedkar as the towering Dalit leader. But few of us have heard about an equally important Dalit leader called M.C.Rajah. Read this insightful article to know about this great leader.

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A Forgotten Pact

The Poona Pact is well known because of its association with the likes of Gandhiji and Dr. Ambedkar. But few of us know that there was a “Rajah–Moonje” pact prior to the Poona Pact. Read this fascinating piece to know more.

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A Historian’s Prophecy

Read this interesting prophecy of Historian Vincent Smith who believed that "Caste and Hinduism are integral, not separate, and it is impossible to destroy the caste system as long as Hindus want to remain Hindus. If caste has been alive for more than three thousand years, it is because it is beneficial to Hindus and has become a part of their nature."

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Of ‘Idols’ and ‘Subalterns’: Western Narratives of India and Essentializing Tropes

Mar 22,21by Saumya Dey

In yet another analytical piece, Saumya Dey deconstructs the meaning of narrative, a term that that we use often but understand little.

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When an Indian Met the ‘Intimate Enemy’: Nirad Chandra Chaudhuri’s Life and Work – 2

Mar 9,21by Saumya Dey

Should one place Nirad.C. Chaudhuri in the "Bengal renaissance" of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century? Read the second part of this wonderful series on one of India's most popular writers of the modern era.

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When an Indian Met the ‘Intimate Enemy’: Nirad Chandra Chaudhuri’s Life and Work – 1

Mar 3,21by Saumya Dey

Read this brilliant analysis of the well known Indian writer Nirad.C.Chaudhuri who was equally admired and disliked by many of his contemporaries.

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Indra – The Supreme Deity of Rig Veda

In this article, Rekha Rao explains why Indra is regarded as the supreme deity in the Rigveda. Read this fascinating story of one of the most celebrated gods in the Hindu pantheon.

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THE DHARAMPAL CLASSICS

The Centre for Policy Studies had published a reprint of Dharampal's major works. Read this wonderful introduction to this new edition.

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The Making of Our Constitution-2

In the second part of this article, Devendra Swaroop takes us on a journey to the origins of our constitution. What were its original aims and how did it come to be introduced in India?

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The Making of Our Constitution-1

This article from Devendra Swaroop takes us on a journey to the origins of our constitution. What were its original aims and how did it come to be introduced in India?

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