Category Archives: Culture

The Aryans : Review in The Hindu

The latest short film “The Aryans” directed and scripted by Ranjan Kumar Singh though short in duration, 20 minutes in all, highlights several unknown facets about this community residing in remote areas. Capturing the life of this dwindling tribe, the … Continue reading

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Sun Temples and the Growth of Agrarian Society

Transcript of my paper entitled “Sun Temples and the Growth of Agrarian Society” presented at the International Seminar on Archaeology and Language held at Deccan College, Pune. While there are innumerable events – from the advent of Harappan culture to … Continue reading

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Self Identity and the Spirit of Karma Yoga

Transcription of my speech at the International Conference on Identity Studies, Vienna. The talk was delivered on July 28, 2014. You just heard my name being called – Ranjan Kumar Singh from Takshila Educational Society, India. Yes, it is true … Continue reading

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नए साल में नया करो

मत बदलो कैलेण्डरयादें रहने दो ताज़ाबीते ज़ख्मों की कुछ करना ही है तोडालो बीजसीचों उसे अपने विश्वास सेकरो हरा उसे अपनी आस्था सेदेखो उसे सिक्त होकर बढ़तेइस नमी और ऊष्मा से हमारा चरित्र कैलेण्डर नहींजिसे हम रातों-रात बदल लेंयह तो … Continue reading

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Ishopnishad (ईशोपनिषद)

ओम ईश वास्यम इदं सर्वं यत किम च जगत्यां जगततेन त्यक्तेन भुन्जिथा मा गृधः कस्य स्विद धनं |१| इस गतिशील जगत में जो कुछ भी सचल है, वह ईश्वर के वस्त्रों से ढका हुआ है. यानी उन सबपर ईश्वर का … Continue reading

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My Forthcoming Book

My next book is about us… Based on the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita, it addresses core issues that would be relevant, always! It is certainly not a spiritual book, but at best a book about life and the life … Continue reading

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The Politics of Religion: Conflict and Confluence of Faith

This is the text of my talk at the International Conference on the Importance of Early Indian Cultural Heritage in the Making of a Better World organized jointly by the Indian Museum, Kolkata and the North American Institute of Oriental … Continue reading

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