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Veer Savarkar’s Rare Speech

  Video Source:- Chandrashekhar Sane. Summary of Talk: – “We have been seeing the map of Hindustan since childhood. It has now been divided into two; one into Hindustan and the other Pakistan. What...

Yantra Chintamani – SineQuadrant (sinecal) to measure celestial angles, time, find directions, determine the positions of celestial object. Made by Hrsikesa, 18th Century Astronomer.

Source: – @othisaivu / Twitter. YantraChintamani – SineQuadrant (sinecal) to measure celestial angles, tell time, find directions, determine the apparent positions of any celestial object for any time. Made by Hrsikesa, 18thCentury Astronomer. Nagari,...

Ambedkar on Islam: The story that must not be told [Excerpts]

Source: – https://www.newslaundry.com/2017/04/14/ambedkar-on-islam-the-story-that-must-not-be-toldSource: – Newslaundry.com From the Aryans to Aurangzeb, from St Xavier to Shivaji, our historians have chosen what to hide, what to invent, and what to disclose. The singular reason for this is...

Odantapuri monastery/university established on 760 CE by Gopala I of Pala dynasty, was destroyed by Bhaktiyar Khilji after the demolition of Nalanda

Source: – @othisaivu / Twitter. After sacking Nalanda in 1993 – yet another university Odantapuri was also reduced to a rubble in 1199 by the hordes. This beautiful tree also perished. These blood thirsty...