Civilisational Studies

On Vinaya

By Sreejit Datta, Assistant Professor, Director of Centre for Civilisational Studies...

In Search of the Real Guru

The auspicious day of guru-purnima is a remarkable day of...

The Vedic Yajña: A Conduit for Transcending the Conditioned Consciousness

Evolutionist and anthropological frameworks of interpretation have belittled the Vedic...

Tathāgata, or the Buddhāvatāra of Hari

Arising in this holy land in an age of dreary...

Brāḥmaṇa by Rabindranath Tagore (Part II)

Who are the people who can steadfastly defend those ideals?...

Jagadguru Shri Adi Shankaracharya

Shankaracharya travelled in and through the land of Bharata for...

Surdas: Love, Music, Bhakti

The Poet-Seer Surdas is foremost of those Vaishnava Bhakti poets...

Brāḥmaṇa by Rabindranath Tagore (Part I)

If the society in our country is to be preserved...

Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda Saraswati

The later part of Swami Chinmayananda’s life was dedicated to...

Shraddha and Tarka: Harmonising Bharat’s Ancient Yet Timeless Meta-Values

Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu was a 15th-century Indian saint. Devotees consider...

Mahaprabhu Sri Chaitanya Deva: Bengal’s ‘Thakur’ who Restored Vrindavan

Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu was a 15th-century Indian saint. Devotees consider...
Ramkrishna

Avatāra-Variṣṭha Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Deva

Sri Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa Deva, hailed by his foremost disciple...
mahasaraswati

Who is Mahāsarasvatī?

Mahāsarasvatī is the presiding deity of the Satva Guṇa-s or...
Saraswati Puja 2021

Devī Sarasvatī: Speech and the Muse

Saraswati Puja, also known as Basant Panchmi is an indic...

Sri Guru Gobind Singh & Public Leadership

Guru Gobind Singh (1666-1708) was the tenth Guru in the...

तुलसीदास कृत श्रीरामचरितमानस में प्रकृति एवं पर्यावरण

गोस्वामी तुलसीदास द्वारा रचित श्री रामचरितमानस केवल भक्तिमार्ग के साधकों...

IDENTITY, CULTURE AND THE AGE OF PARADOXES

The contradictions suffered by the latest forms of liberalism as...

Lohri, Pongal, Makara Sankranti: The Common Thread

The first day of this transit of the Sun into...
Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda’s Teachings on Education

Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man." This...

Gita Jayanti: Celebrating The Timeless Wisdom

Before the commencement of Dharmuddha in Kurukshetra when Arjun overwhelmed...

Kisan Divas 2020 – Understanding the Indian Farmer

Indian Civilisation has always looked upon the farmers as annadata...

Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose: Father of Plant Neurobiology

Indian civilisation has always considered trees to be a living...

भारत की महान गुरु शिष्य परंपरा के वाहक : गुरु तेग़ बहादुर

गुरु तेग़ बहादुर भारत के महान सिख संप्रदाय के नौवे...

Chhath Puja: The Vedic Festival with Spiritual and Cultural Significance

Chhath Puja is Vedic festival of great cultural and spiritual...

Rani Lakshmibai: Courage Personified

The story of Rani Lakshmibai’s life is both unconventional and...
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