Posts Tagged ‘Freedom’

Written by Vaibhav Purandare. He is a senior editor at The Times of India, and author of Savarkar: The True Story of the Father of Hindutva, published by Juggernaut Books, Aug 2019. August 17, 2019 marked the 110th anniversary of the hanging of Madan Lal Dhingra, the young Punjabi revolutionary who assassinated...

In the light of the celebrating our 70th Independence Day this year, we forgot that not only did freedom not come easy to us, but it wasn’t ever wholesome. The powers that be, censor and ban things and it is our responsibility as citizens of the biggest democracy to reach out to these mindful laws and get to the...

An excerpt from Hind Swaraj, Mahatma Gandhi's short polemic on self-rule, Indian civilization, and how the English corrupted India.