May 12, 2021
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
This tribute to lower caste Mrdangam makers, who had an unequal relationship with Brahmin artistes, is an important social history of music
Jul 31, 2020
Justice Repaid In Bitter Dividends
A Tamil classic doesn’t extol the central act of class violence; it speaks of life and futility
Feb 05, 2020
Pro Patria Mori Meets Fire-And-Brimstone
The winds are favourable...Savarkar is enveloped in a biographic embrace. Sampath is digressively elaborate; Purandare is concise and critical. Both are sympathetic.
Oct 23, 2019
Periyar EV Ramasamy -- The Man Who Opposed Mahatma Gandhi's Idea Of India
Not as famous like a Jinnah or Ambedkar, Periyar fervently criticised Mahatma Gandhi but his extraordinary journey is not well documented, writes Tamil author PA Krishnan
Sep 26, 2019
Lengthening Shadow Of The Lifelong Quester
Accessible, humane, unsparingly critical—this is a clear-headed account of the years that made the Mahatma, with a few curious absences
Oct 17, 2018
Swords And Chandeliers
The Bahmanis, Vijayanagara, Shivaji...a fine history of the Deccan bristles with cruel and grand potentates, frustrated Mughals and snooty Persians
Aug 29, 2018
Between Avidya And Maya
A lucid book on this greatest of Indian philosophers is to be lauded. But the attempt at a scientific validation of the assertion about Brahman falls flat.
Jun 20, 2018
Sectarian Fire Burns
Sangam-era violence was of tribal variety. Later it was between religions. Today, it’s caste riots that mostly erupt in Tamil Nadu.
Dec 21, 2017
History’s Forgotten Nuts
For a book set during the times of Rajendra Chola, Empire teems with the most ghastly anachronisms. Yet it tells an engaging story with some verve.
Sep 29, 2017
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Sania Mirza's Fight With Depression
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