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Hin-Jews

“Hin-Jews” (4/29/94) Yvette C. Rosser, PhD During the sixties and seventies, numerous Hindu and Buddhist spiritual groups came to the West and established outposts of their religious teachings.  These groups … Continue reading

January 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Imagining Jambudvipa

Imagining Jambudvipa: Deconstructing Occi-centric Meta-Theories in a Post-Traditional Milieu (c) First presented at Elon University in 1996 (original title:) Imagining Jambudvipa: Deconstructing Post-Modern Post-Orientalist Post-Colonial Occi-centric Meta-Theories and Other Such … Continue reading

January 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Last Tasty Morsel of Official Bias in the American Melting Pot: Academic Hinduphobia

The study of Hinduism in the West is currently undergoing a metamorphosis. Second and third generation Hindu-Americans, who since the 1960’s were educated in American high schools, have been personally … Continue reading

January 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Dharma has Come to the West – Hindu Students Council 4-08

When Shivani Desai invited me to speak here in Chapel Hill, she explained that the objective of today’s gathering was to “Create awareness about Hindu culture and heritage…” and to … Continue reading

January 22, 2015 · Leave a comment