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[Q/A] The Marathas And The Origin Of Indian National Consciousness — A Talk By Smita Mukerji

Subscribe to Srijan Hindi channel : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzN6... Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksKJl... It has often been suggested that Indian nationhood came into existence with the unification of its landmass under colonial rule. This commonplace claim begs a vital question: what constitutes nationhood? Is our national consciousness as inchoate as

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[Q/A] Tipu Sultan: The Whitewashing Of A Tyranny In South India

Main Talk:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLMjU... History writing, especially about the medieval Muslim rule has been fraught with political correctness, controversy, and in several cases, downright falsification. This has occurred mostly with official state patronage. As a result, any attempts to correct this course has been virulently opposed with the

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The Marathas And The Origin Of Indian National Consciousness — A Talk By Smita Mukerji

It has often been suggested that Indian nationhood came into existence with the unification of its landmass under colonial rule. This commonplace claim begs a vital question: what constitutes nationhood? Is our national consciousness as inchoate as being forged through external impulses? And if not, what is really our idea

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Tipu Sultan: The Whitewashing Of A Tyranny In South India | Sandeep Balakrishna | Malabar Riot

History writing, especially about the medieval Muslim rule has been fraught with political correctness, controversy, and in several cases, downright falsification. This has occurred mostly with official state patronage. As a result, any attempts to correct this course has been virulently opposed with the result that

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[Q/A] The Moplah Genocide Of Hindus: An Eternal Reminder | Sandeep Balakrishna | Malabar Riot

Shri Sandeep Balakrishna answers the audience's questions following his talk on the Moplah Genocide of the Hindus. The link to the full talk is : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7l7d... The project of wholesale distortions of the history of medieval Muslim atrocities in India ranks as one of the greatest

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[Q/A] Hindu Masjids: The Problem & Solutions — A Talk By Prafull Goradia

Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSwLG... In this Srijan Talk, Shri Prafull Goradia talks about his book "Hindu Masjids". He brings out gory details of how Mandirs were destroyed by Islamic rulers and Masjids built in their place. And in the process, the idols were destroyed and desecrated, and

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The Moplah Genocide Of Hindus: An Eternal Reminder | Sandeep Balakrishna |Malabar Riot

The project of wholesale distortions of the history of medieval Muslim atrocities in India ranks as one of the greatest subversions of the Hindu psyche. However, what does it show when even a comparatively recent event like the barbaric genocide of Hindus in Malabar at the

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[Q/A] A Glimpse Of India’s Wealth Looted By Mahmud Of Ghazni — A Talk By Manoshi Sinha

Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNFQn... This talk by Manoshi Sinha presents a glimpse of India's wealth looted (amounting in trillions) by Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni. India was once upon a time the richest country in the world. Existing glory and riches started declining with Islamic invasion, plunder and rule

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[Q/A] What Do The Ram Janmabhoomi Excavations Tell Us? — A Talk By K K Muhammed

Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pinIM... K. K. Muhammed talks about the evidences that surfaced during the Ram Janmabhoomi excavations conducted by the Archaeological Survey of India. It proved beyond doubt the existence of a temple beneath the Babri Masjid. A close examination of the remains revealed various artifacts that could only be part

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[Q/A] Tracing The Timeline Of Ancient Bharat: Mahabharat War To Guptas — A Talk By Mrugendra Vinodh

Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQHMM... Q/A session of Shri Mrugendra Vinod's #SrijanTalks titled 'Tracing The Timeline Of Ancient Bharat: Mahabharata War To Guptas'. In the 1790s, British philologist and founder of the Asiatic Society of India, William Jones made an erroneous correlation between the Indian kings Xandrames and Sandracottus mentioned in Greek historical accounts

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What Do The Ram Janmabhoomi Excavations Tell Us? — A Talk By K K Muhammed

K. K. Muhammed talks about the evidences that surfaced during the Ram Janmabhoomi excavations conducted by the Archaeological Survey of India. It proved beyond doubt the existence of a temple beneath the Babri Masjid. A close examination of the remains revealed various artifacts that could only be part of a

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[Q/A] Sabarimala: Rationalising Skewed Perspectives — A Talk By Anand Prasad

Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A8HKH... In this Q/A session Anand Prasad Answers to the questions from the audience. In main talk, Anand Prasad talks about understanding the Supreme Court ruling on Sabarimala. He questions why is it difficult for the court to see the traditional Indian viewpoint? The notion is that a secular

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[Q/A] Framework For Hindu Temple Management Beyond Government Control — A Talk By T R Ramesh

Main Talk 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01cFc... Main Talk 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sB3Y... Main Talk 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ek5n... Main Talk 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejVc8... Ironically, India is the only country where the majority religious community is being discriminated against. Various state governments through their respective Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR & CE) Acts have assumed financial and management

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Arthashastra And Its Contemporary Relevance In India – A Talk By Sriram Subramanian

The Arthashastra is a marvelous treatise that captured the imagination of ancient India. Kautilya's thoughts are not only far ahead of his time, they were precise to address some of the key challenges of those days. Needless to say, the economic and political dominance that India had prior to the

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[Q/A] Vinayak Damodar Savarkar And The Early Indian Revolutionary Movement

Main talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RR8us... As the intellectual fountainhead and founder of what is termed as “Hindu nationalism,” Vinayak Damodar Savarkar has emerged as one of the most controversial Indian political thinkers of the 20th Century. This lecture explores the lesser known role and contribution of Savarkar as a revolutionary figure and interprets

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Tracing The Timeline Of Ancient Bharat: Mahabharat War To Guptas — A Talk by Mrugendra Vinod

In the 1790s, British philologist and founder of the Asiatic Society of India, William Jones made an erroneous correlation between the Indian kings Xandrames and Sandracottus mentioned in Greek historical accounts during Alexander’s invasion of India in 323 BCE, with Chandragupta Maurya, the founder of the Mauryan Empire. This correlation

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Sampradaya Vs Denomination – A Talk By TR Ramesh

Freeing Hindu Temples From Govt control is one of the key demands of Hindu Charter. Please read the Demands in detail and Support the Charter of Hindu Demands by signing the petition at https://hinducharter.org/hindu-charte... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejVc8MLDzm0 Transcript: - That's something called the denominational right, that is you as a sampradaya, you can administer your

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How Administering Our Temples Will Lead To Renaissance Of Hinduism

Ironically, India is the only country where the majority religious community is being discriminated against. Various state governments through their respective Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR & CE) Acts have assumed financial and management control of thousands of Hindu temples across India. They did this under alleged accusations of

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How Do We Administer Our Temples – A Talk By TR Ramesh

Freeing Hindu Temples From Govt control is one of the key demands of Hindu Charter. Please read the Demands in detail and Support the Charter of Hindu Demands by signing the petition at https://hinducharter.org/hindu-charte... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sB3Y5WJ_vE Transcript: - So, how do we manage our temples. the first thing you should remember is, democracy would

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Fallout Of Government Control Of Hindu Temples – A Talk By TR Ramesh

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01cFcSutMfA&t=35s Transcript: - Thank you, for being here this afternoon, the topic is Dharmic administrative framework for our temples. That is currently these temples are under the control of government, state government. In Tamil Nadu, in Orissa, in Andhra Pradesh, in Telangana, in Karnataka, in Kerala also in Maharashtra and other states.

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[Q&A] Protection of Native Traditions — A Talk By Sankrant Sanu | #HinduCharter

Shri Sankrant Sanu answers questions on the topic ‘Protection of Native Traditions". Main Talk - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQ5Wz... He lays bare the asymmetry of doctrine and resources as well as the underbelly of a deeply-entrenched systemic, strategic framework that the proselytizers have been using their advantage for decades. A must-listen-to Q/A session, that

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Vinayak Damodar Savarkar And The Early Indian Revolutionary Movement — A Talk By Vikram Sampath

As the intellectual fountainhead and founder of what is termed as “Hindu nationalism,” Vinayak Damodar Savarkar has emerged as one of the most controversial Indian political thinkers of the 20th Century. This lecture explores the lesser known role and contribution of Savarkar as a revolutionary figure and interprets the impact

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Conversion War, Religious Freedom and Native Traditions – #SrijanTalks By Sankrant Sanu [#HinduCharter]

Shri Sankrant Sanu speaks on the Freedom of Religion Act giving emphasis on the two notions arising from native traditions vs. proselytizing ones, and which one of the two deserves privilege from the Indian state. He lays bare the asymmetry of doctrine and resources as well as the underbelly of a

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[Q/A] Indian Civilisation: The Untold Story (Revisited) — A Talk By Raj Vedam

#AIT #AITDebunked #SrijanTalks Indian history, or what we have been taught by way of history in India, has many strange paradoxes that are hard to explain to rational, inquiring minds. At the root of these paradoxes is the Colonial Ideological Offensive, imposed by British historians steeped in Biblical tradition. These historians

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Ancient Updates To Surya Siddhanta — A Talk By Nilesh Oak

Surya Siddhanta, arguably the most ancient book on Indian astronomy, is a highly advanced and accurate treatise in Hindu astronomy that is widely respected all over the world for its highly developed scientific and astronomical concepts regarding the cosmos. As per Hindu tradition, the Sun God, Surya is said to

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Indian Civilization: The Untold Story Revisited — A Talk By Raj Vedam

Indian history, or what we have been taught by way of history in India, has many strange paradoxes which are hard to explain to rational, inquiring minds. At the root of these paradoxes is the Colonial Ideological Offensive, imposed by British historians steeped in Biblical tradition. These historians simply could

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