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Raja Rao Experienced “India as an Idea”

Raja Rao often spoke of Shakti power rising from the bedrock of the Subcontinent, a glow, or hum – emanating between Sindh and Bengal, south of the Himalayas. His concept … Continue reading

February 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Posted on my website on November 24, 2017, the 342nd anniversary of the Martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur.

Tegh Bahadur Singh versus NCERT

November 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pakistani Studies Textbooks Can Cause Cognitive Dissonance in Students

Pakistani Studies Textbooks Can Cause Cognitive Dissonance in Students By Yvette Rosser                                                                                             October 2004   The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) organized a conference in Islamabad on December 8 … Continue reading

November 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

The California Textbook Tamasha: Contested Academic Paradigms and the Study of India

Yvette C. Rosser, Ph.D. The California Textbook Tamasha: Contested Academic Paradigms and the Study of India This paper was originally written in 2006, following the intrusive politicization of the editorial … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Are the Taliban Coming to Town?

Published in “The Friday Times” (ed. Najam Sethi) Lahore, Pakistan, 9 March 2001   The printed version of this article as it appeared in the newspaper The Friday Times, was … Continue reading

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Commentary on the Condition of Hindu Studies in US Universities

Commentary on the Condition of Hindu Studies in US Universities First appeared on Sulekha, November 2002, as: THE GROAN: Loss of Scholarship and High Drama in “South Asian” Studies Discursive … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Yoga: India’s Gift to the West Ancient India’s Philosophy has Fundamentally Influenced Modern America’s Psychology -Yvette RamRani Rosser

Yoga: India’s Gift to the West Ancient India’s Philosophy has Fundamentally Influenced Modern America’s Psychology -Yvette RamRani Rosser The West, for several centuries, and the US in particular, have been … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment