Why we are grumpy

Hindu political activity finds itself in a very interesting position in late 2020. The Bharatiya Janata Party, which is the primary vehicle of the political manifestation of Hindu identity, is now India’s dominant national political force. It has a comfortable grip on power in the Center and is also governing many prominent States across the country. And it is constantly expanding into new States, with the most recent examples being West Bengal and Telangana. As a leader, there is nobody on the national stage that can come anywhere close to the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Indic movement…

What is Bengal?

The survival of Indic and Dharmic cultures into the 21st century is nothing short of a miracle. These are traditions that have overcome countless obstacles — some internal, others external — to ensure their survival into the modern age. They have constantly adapted to the different threats of different eras. They have dealt with the destructive and consumptive desire of Islam in the medieval ages (as it endeavored to turn India into Persia or Mesopotamia —another ancient civilization and culture forgotten to history), as well as the inquisitive and penetrating eye of western liberalism that came with British colonial rule…


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