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The Patron Saint of Indigenisation
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The Patron Saint of Indigenisation

Roberto de Nobili with typical missionary zeal launched his "Madurai Mission" at a time when the Portuguese were on a conversion spree post their conquest of Goa.

Seeds that were to sprout
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Seeds that were to sprout

Marx's philosophy of a supposed harmonised social system garnered many followers, though in time people still connected with the Hindu ethos realised its severe limitations.

The Place of Mahatma Gandhi
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The Place of Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi's failure in recognising the threat posed by imperialist ideologies has left his legacy very much tainted.

In spite of Hinduism
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In spite of Hinduism

Maligning Hinduism is a standard practice that shows no signs of slowing down as inherent biases still remain.

Sarva Dharma Samabhava
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Sarva Dharma Samabhava

The slogan of all religions being equal is a gross misrepresentation as their inherent aspirations differ greatly.

Padmini
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Padmini

The Padmavati controversy exposes the problem of intellectual exclusion amongst opinion makers in India.