A good bit of the teaching done at India's formal centres of higher learning today, especially in our metropolises, tends to rely on imported Euro-American theories, concepts, methods and ideologies.
17 Feb 2022
The earlier system of promoting teachers just by virtue of their having lived out a certain number of years in the system allowed many individuals to slip into a complacent disregard.
16 Jan 2022
The temple plan thus symbolised the 'descent and ascent of consciousness' to quote R Nagaswamy, and provided for the merger of exterior with interior, or of eternal consciousness with that of devotee.
14 Dec 2021
What is the practice of architecture meant to effect in human terms? A separation or a continuum? A split or equipoise? Alienation or belonging?
11 Nov 2021
So thoroughly Indic was Kashmir’s foundational history and so crucial was Kashmiri participation in the subcontinent’s affairs in the longue durée.
22 Oct 2021
Kashmir has been a part of pan-Indian political formations from the very beginning, i.e the 3rd century BCE Mauryan Empire that stretched across the subcontinent.
15 Jul 2021
This series presents the staggering historical evidence of the connected histories of Kashmir and the rest of India, which the world has conveniently forgotten
22 Jun 2021