Why is Hindu Raj so dangerous; re-reading Ambedkar in the time of BJP and RSS

Dr. Ambedkar emphatically warned, “If Hindu Raj becomes a reality then it would be greatest menace…

Sanskrit is neither holy nor pure; it’s just a corrupt tongue with scores of Dravidian words

The proposition that Sanskrit is the language of gods, a holy tongue, which the Brahmins have…

Kerala Christian fanatics barge into the house of freethinking Justin V S, abuse and attack him

Christian fanatics break into the house of Justin V S, a remarkable freethinker and speaker from…

Chief Minister of Kerala turns a role model for parents in a country that hack their children to death if they marry out of caste

In India chances are that you will be killed by your own parents or a close…

The Spectrum of Atheism – If you were to grade your beliefs on the Dawkins scale, what would be your class?

Grade your theism-atheism polarity with Dawkins Scale Richard Dawkins popularized the idea of a spectrum of…

Another priest found doing sex in church seducing married parish woman

A few weeks ago the media in Kerala reported an incident of parishioners finding their priest…

Killing elephants was not Hindu tradition? Its scripts say a different story.

During the Mahabharat war the Kaurav army was fighting the Pandav army. Krishna was leading the…

The Hadis dilemma

Hadis are thousands of short reports or narratives on the sayings and deeds of Prophet Mohammad…

Will Coronavirus speed up the demise of religions as the lockdown is testing believers of all stripes?

Some sociologists believe that Coronavirus is a dire threat to religions. They predict that the disease…

Religion may become extinct in nine nations, data analysis says

A study using census data from nine countries shows that religion there is set for extinction,…