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Gandhi’s Revenge and Colonial Humor

There won’t be many other used and abused surnames like a ‘Gandhi’. In his own India where he is revered as ‘Father of the nation’, the ‘Gandhi’ surname was hijacked by the daughter and grandchildren of Pandit Nehru. Gandhi was a larger than life brand, and everyone exploited [...]

Tulsidas on Muslims

I read this interesting doha (translated into English) from Goswami Tulsidas. Tulsidas, who is remembered for his Ram bhakti and for writing Ramcharit Manas, was a contemporary of great king Akbar during the Muslim invasion of India: 

—“It is a legend that a [...]