Hindu American

The author is a Hindu-American living in the USA

IK Articles

Deceptive Imperialism – Part 2

Deceptive Imperialism – Part 2 Is American Imperialism a bigger threat than Islamic Fundamentalism? Unmasking the American empire!

Dharma and Identity

Dharma and Identity are related. In the Indian view, identity is about self-expression to reach the highest a person is capable of.

Sophisticated Misrepresentations and elaborate Academic Falsehoods : Claims of Ayurveda’s “supposed” Greek origins dismantled …

Dr Priyanka Shandilya Editorial Note: This article is part of a Series on the purvapaksha of Western interpretations of Āyurveda. The claims and arguments made in the paper “The Science of Medicine” , by Dominik Wujastyk are examined with the traditional drishti. Some of the important and essential “tools” of videshi scholarship, are “misinterpreting epistemology , mixing of vocabularies from…

Halloween: The Silent Killer

An evidence based exploration of how harmful Halloween is to our environment as well as to the mental health of children, and why we must outright ban Halloween in India.

Samyagyayoga: Retrieving the Essence of Yoga

What often however remains untold is the real goal of Yoga: union with Truth. The movement of mind, body and spirit towards the oneness that underlies all of creation, as per ancient Indic thought.