Category: Politics/History


Are you a Konkani?

If you are staying or travelling abroad, it is most likely that you have come across this question at least once: “Are you Hindi?” Probably they mean to ask “Are you an Indian?” or...


Jihad, Crusade and Dharma Yuddha

“Is there any difference between Jihad, Crusade and Dharma Yuddha?” many readers ask this question. “Is it true that religion has killed more people throughout history than any other cause?” recently one of my...


Sanatana Dharma and Hinduism

“What is the difference between Hinduism and Sanatan Dharma (SD)? What’s Hindu Dharma?” – Joseph Sebastian, a young reader, asked me. Seemingly simple question! “Unfortunately today’s Hinduism has been designed, evaluated and advocated on...