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India Inside: Astonishing Tales of How the United States and India Are Intertwined

Gunjan Bagla | Posted 11.11.2014 | Business
Gunjan Bagla

As Washington prepares for a historic visit by India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 29, many are unaware of the histories of these two free economies, which have been delicately intertwined for more than 500 years.

Resolution on Dalits Commendable But Outdated

Murali Balaji | Posted 07.08.2014 | Black Voices
Murali Balaji

For many years, the complex social practice of caste in the Indian subcontinent (and to a lesser degree, the South Asian Diaspora) has been the subject of activism and reform efforts.

Reviving Buddhism in India

Ron Purser | Posted 11.26.2013 | Religion
Ron Purser

The return of Buddhist monks to the holy site of Buddha's awakening, along with the flourishing Ambedkar Buddhist movement, bodes well for India and for the world. The revival of the Buddhist Sangha in the motherland of India is planting the seeds for the Dharma to once again take root in the soil from which it was born.

The Past Meets The Future In Overlooked Lucknow

Carolyn O'Donnell | Posted 11.10.2012 | Travel
Carolyn O'Donnell

Majestic Islamic gates announce entry into another world of small lanes and decaying palaces. The Bara Imambara is an architecturally ambitious tomb of a Shiite man that incorporates a mosque and gardens.