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‘Hindutva is a violent and vile ideology that must be pushed...

By Syed Ali Mujtaba The three-day international online conference, “Dismantling Global Hindutva,” held between September 10 -12 discussed a range of political, socio-cultural, and economic issues...

Opinion: Yes, Hinduism Is Indeed Under Threat

By Rajmohan Gandhi Many who are as old as me, or older, will remember seeing Bharat Milaap and Ram Rajya, two movies released one after the other in...

The gains of Dismantling Global Hindutva conference will help reclaim Hinduism

By RAJU RAJAGOPAL he Dismantling Global Hindutva conference, or the DGH, held between 10-12 September, apparently started out as a small group of academics planning...

Counterview: Not all Hinduism is Hindutva, but Hindutva is in fact...

By Shana Sippy & Sailaja Krishnamurti We are activist-scholars: precisely the kind who are criticised by the Hindu right. As members of the Feminist Critical Hindu Studies Collective,...

Privilege, prejudice and politics mark campaign against conference on ‘Hindutva’

By Ranjona Banerji The success of the bigoted right wing majoritarian is to muddy all waters, especially where reason and compassion abide. It lies in...

The Truth of the Ill-Defined Hindu Rashtra, as Narrated by Golwalkar

By S.K. Arun Murthi In his new book, The Truths and Lies of Nationalism: As Narrated by Charvak, Partha Chatterjee argues convincingly that the idea of nationhood...

Why Hindutva Is a Racist Supremacism – Not Merely Communalism or...

By Ajay Skaria The website of the ‘Dismantling Global Hindutva’ conference bluntly points out that ‘Hindu supremacists have made a concerted effort over several decades...

No place for Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb, Hindu cause has to be prime:...

By Shishir Arya Nagpur: The very idea of Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb (term used for fusion of Hindu and Muslim cultures in the country), is irrelevant. What...

Reading Savarkar: Was the Hindutva icon actually Hinduphobic?

By Vinayak Chaturvedi Accusations of Hinduphobia in those who do not see eye-to-eye with Hindutva have reached new heights in recent years. An obscure 19th-century...

The north-south divide driven by Hindi-Hindutva-Hindustan is a challenge to federalism

This piece is a part of TNM's reader-funded Cooperative Federalism Project. Indian residents can support the project here, NRIs, please click here.    The ruling BJP’s hyper-nationalist...

Hindus Are the Majority. And Yet the Future of the Constitution...

By Badri Raina The honourable deputy chief minister of Gujarat has unleashed an interesting formulation. In a speech at an event organised by that well-known defender...

Non-BJP Hindu writers are correcting Nehruvian history. With little space for...

By HILAL AHMED A new version of ‘Garv se kaho hum Hindu hai’ slogan of the 1980s is taking concrete shape in the writings of a...

Decoding the Sangh Parivar’s Selective, Biased Reading of Anti-Caste History

By Pallikonda Manikanta The current social and political scenario in the country is marked by multiple dilemmas. One such dilemma is on the subject of...