January 17, 2020
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Shyam In The Aureole Of Love
This is not just Bhagavata Purana—the fount of our Krishna love—made easy. Pattanaik provides contexts, comparisons and dates in lucid scholarship.
Sep 12, 2018
Vasantasena, Agent Of Change
, with its political satire, wit and delicious turns of plot and characterisation, is a great Sanskrit play. A new translation is to be welcomed.
Apr 06, 2018
Behold The Mighty Forty
Pattanaik takes each verse of the Hanuman Chalisa, unpacks it, then brilliantly links it to other stories and ideas across the vast sea of Hinduism
Jul 27, 2017
Love On Wings Of Clouds
Srinivas Reddy’s translation serves Kalidasa’s masterpiece of pining love well. A lyrical effort seeks out the slow rhythms of the mandakranta metre.
Mar 30, 2017
Poems Of Pain Always Scored Over Songs Of Lust In Classical India
Did classical Indian literature focus more on the absentee lover than on the joys of union, probes Arshia Sattar
Dec 20, 2016
A Good Shelfful: The Best Books Of 2009
asked an eminent panel of writers and critics to come up with their choice of the best books of 2009 across different categories. Here’s their take.
Dec 28, 2009
OPINION | Delhi Police Had Brilliant Officers, It's Missing Good Leadership Now
Nirbhaya Case: Feb 1 Hanging Unlikely If Convicts File Curative, Mercy Petition
Meet Waheeda Rehman In Her New Avatar: A Wildlife Photographer
Section 144 Is Colonial Tool For ‘Nationalist’ Oppression
2nd ODI: KL Rahul Leads India To Series-Levelling Victory Vs Australia
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
Jamia, JNU Fallout: Why Is Amulya Patnaik Continuing As Delhi Police Commissioner?
Dismantling Sheikh Abdullah’s Legacy One Historical Step At A Time
Blog: Constitution In One Hand, Tricolour In Another, You Still See Their Burka And Topi
Is It Kashmirisation Of India? Not By Any Stretch
BJP Releases First List Of 57 Candidates For Delhi Polls
Mohun Bagan-ATK Merger Is A Slap On Football Legacy, Bad News For I-League
J.P. Nadda Dares Rahul Gandhi To Speak 10 Sentences On Citizenship Act
'Our Police, Our Security': Whose Police Is It Anyway In Bhubaneswar?
'Qawwali Nahi Chalegi ': Dancer Says Act Stopped Midway At UP Govt Event
'Not Interested In Politics': Nirbhaya's Mother Denies Reports Of Contesting Delhi Polls
After Kerala, Punjab Assembly Passes Resolution Against CAA
AAP, BJP Spar Over Delay In Nirbhaya Case Convicts' Hanging
From Decorated Cop To Militants’ Aide: Chequered Record Of Arrested J&K DSP Davinder Singh
Police Imperil The People They Are Supposed To Protect
Nutrition Warriors | In Naxalite Land, A Doctor Couple's Crusade To Save Tribal Communities In Jharkhand, Odisha
Nutrition Warriors | How Chandra Sekhar Kundu Managed To Serve 90,000 Plates From Waste Food
Amid 'Civil Disobedience', Kargil Revolts Against Leh, Kashmir On Thin Ice
Road To Khalsa
Delay In Opening Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar Sullying Naveen Patnaik's Transparency Mantra
Political Tug-O-War Over Tipu Sultan Leaves Students, Teachers In The Lurch