The partition of India happened across eastern and western frontiers leading to some of the biggest human migrations, accompanied by genocides and sufferings. Information and documentation on the partition are mainly confined to that of Punjab and Bengal. A a small district called Sylhet was ceded to East Pakistan through Read More
Colonialism is not about economic exploitation and exertion of political power alone, it involves a tremendous “transformation’ in social and cultural sphere through the process of generating literature on the colonized and then pumping that “knowledge” into the consciousness of the colonized through the establishment of institutions and universities. If Read More
"Making Children Hinduphobic : A Critical Review of McGraw Hill's World History textbooks" is an expose of McGraw Hill’s history textbooks for school-going children in California containing Hinduphobic material, set into motion during the British colonial period. The textbooks are guilty of describing Hinduism as an oppressive “religion,” primarily framing Read More
Credits: This talk is organized by IHAR & IGNCA, and recorded by #SangamTalks
The grand narrative of India is the narrative of it's knowledge traditions. India has a continuous textual tradition which needs to be traced and built.About Speaker: -
Shri Kapil Kapoor is an Indian scholar of linguistics and literature and Read More
Through deliberate strategising and subsequent egregious provisions, the Sachar Committee Report( SCR) not only obliterated the poorest Hindus of India from the canvas of government beneficiary schemes but also deprived them, definitively, of what the Indian constitution guarantees to all its citizens— justice, liberty& equality.
This talk outlines the tearing down Read More
Dr Raj Vedam answers to audience questions following his talk on "The Story Of Ancient India: Forces Allied Against Indian History & Story Of Deep South".
In the talk, the speaker deep dives in ancient southern history and demolishes the Dravidian claims in favor of a pan-Indian identity. He analyzes the Read More
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9m9OUmHK5oQPart 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9ggRcgKgbA
Dr Raj Vedam in his talk on 'The Story Of Ancient India: From The Deep South To North' mentions the evidence of knowledge systems and Pan India cultural similarity.
In Part 3 of the lecture, Dr Raj Vedam talks about his approach to Genetics and argues that Read More
This is part 2 of Dr Raj Vedam’s talk on “The Story of Ancient India: From The Deep South to North”
In the second part of the talk, Dr Raj Vedam mentions how the astronomical model is common to India. He states that the names of the Nakshatras in the Northern Read More
In this talk, the speaker deep dives in ancient southern history and demolishes the Dravidian claims in favor of a pan-Indian identity. He analyzes the latest available papers on genetics, archaeology (2019), and roundup along with past evidence of what they imply for the ancient history of India.
Main Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Erxm70VGjfE
India's undemocratic partition - instigated by Jinnah, accepted by Gandhi and the Congress Party, and midwifed by the British - was a traumatic, epoch-making event that vivisected the world's oldest civilization. It opened wounds that have never healed. Its effects reverberate to this day, in the form of Read More