Civilisational Studies

Vijay Dashmi: Symbolism, Traditions, Lore and Much More

The tithi or calendar day of Vijaya Dashami stands for...

Siddhidatri: Yogini Anandamayi Ma

On the ninth day of Navratri, we invoke Devi Siddhidatri,...

Mahagauri: Lokmata Rani Rashmoni

On Day 8, we invoke Devi, Mahagauri. She is the...

Kaalratri: Freedom Fighter, Pritilata Waddedar

On day 7 of Navratri, we celebrate Devi Kalratri. Devi...

Katyayini: Brahmavadini Maitreyi

The brahmavadini Maitreyi of the Vedic ages, she who is...

Skandmata: Swaraj Mata Jija Bai

On Day 5 we worship the supreme maternal form of...

Kushmanda: India’s First Female Physician, Kadambari Ganguly

On Day 4 of the Sharadiya Navaratri, we invoke Kushmanda...

Chandraghanta: Closer to the Moon, Kalpana Chawla

On Tritiya of the Sharadiya Navaratri, we invoke and Devi...

Shailputri: Daughter of Mountain, Anshu Jamsenpa

On Day 1 of the Sharadiya Navaratri, we invoke and...

International Music Day: Music, Yoga and Consciousness

The International Music Day was incepted by the virtuoso violinist...

The Significance of Mahālayā and Viśvakarmā Pūjā

Mahālayā and Viśvakarmā Pūjā hold a special significance in our...

Remembering The Greats: Dr. K. Ayyappa Paniker

Ayappa Paniker pioneered modern Malayalam poetry and left a legacy...

S.Radhakrishnan’s Talisman – A Vision of ‘Dharmaniṣṭha’

A giant amongst modern intellectuals, S.Radhakrishnan was an exemplar for...

Remembering A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada: An Exemplar of Indic Leadership

Swami Prabhupada's iconic vision and faith continues to shine as...

Kanailal Dutta & the ‘Fiery Age’ of Indian Nationalist Movement in Undivided Bengal

A widely influential yet unknown revolutionary, Kanailal Dutta accomplished some...

Proclaiming the Path of Surrender

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

How To Elevate Public Discourse In India

ByShyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article was...

Tirupati Controversy

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Sister Nivedita: Coming together of tradition & modernity

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Why the triple talaq judgement reveals India as a ‘Fragile’ Republic

By  Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Vivekananda’s Vision Transcends Narrow Political Binaries

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Jallikattu stir: Cultural identity or chauvinism?

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Know The Teachings Of Swami Vivekananda On His 154th Birth Anniversary

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...

Remembering Sri Aurobindo And The Vision Of A Life Divine

By Shyam Krishna Kumar, Vision India Foundation Fellow This article...