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Vindicated by time: the Niyogi committee report on Christian missionary activities, introd. by Sita Ram Goel
1998, Hardcover

the constitution of independent india adopted in january 1950 made things quite smooth for christian missions. they surged forward with renewed vigour. nationalist resistance to what had been viewed as an imperialist incubus during the struggle for freedom from british rule, broke down when the very leaders who had frowned upon it started speaking in its favour. voices which st ...
Whither Sikhism?
Ram Swarup
1991, Paperback
Hindu-Sikh relationship
Ram Swarup
1985, pdf

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Christianity: an imperialist ideology, by TR Vedantham, Ram Swarup and Sita Ram Goel
1983, pdf

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The Hindu view of Education
Ram Swarup
1971, pdf

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The Biblie What it says
Colin Maine
1985, pdf

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Psychology of prophetism: a secular look at the Bible
Koenraad Elst (b.1959)
1993, Paperback

in this book, the author presents an important new line of research into the origins of prophetic religions like christianity: the psychological analysis of certain mental phenomena which believers construe as divine revelation. the entire abrahamic tradition rests on the belief that the one god reveals his will to mankind through privileged messengers, called prophets. origina ...
Aryan invasion theory and Indian nationalism
Shrikant G Talageri
2003, Paperback

history is a very potent subject. politics can be, and very often is, based on it. a nation which forgets, or falsifies, or wilfully ignores, or glosses over the lessons of its history is a nation heading towards doom. and, conversely, when a nation is intended to be sent to its doom, a process of falsification of its history can be profitably launched. indian history, as it is ...
Islam vis-a-vis Hindu temples
Sita Ram Goel
2015, Paperback
Hindus and Hinduism: manipulation of meanings
Sita Ram Goel
2003, Paperback
Indian Muslims: who are they
KS Lal
2012, Paperback

several factors have contributed to the growth of muslim population in india-invading armies with their retinues, constant recruitment of soldiers from across the borders, red-carpet welcome extended to immigrants from muslim countries, forcible conversions, proselytization by means of pressures and temptations, large-scale polygamy with hindu women, and the proverbial muslim f ...
Jesus Christ: an artifice for aggression
Sita Ram Goel
2001, Paperback

the historicity of jesus christ as described in the gospels has been for a long time one of the principal dogmas of all christian denominations. in india where the history of the search for the jesus of history remains unknown even to the so-called educated elite, the missionaries continue to hawk this dogma without fear of contradiction. the scene in the modern west, however, ...
Inner yoga (antaryoga), transl. from Bengali by Simanta Narayan Chatterjee, with an introd. by Ram Swarup
Anirvan
1995, Paperback

the katha upanishad says that man in the ordinary course looks outward but some seeking a greater life turn their gaze inward (avrttachakshu), and there they find the immortal life of their true self. yoga consists in developing this inward and upward look. taking the celebrated yogasutras of patanjali as his framework, sri anirvan explains the eight limbs of patanjala yoga in ...
Defence of Hindu society, 3rd enl. edition
Sita Ram Goel
2000, Paperback

the first principle which hindu society has to observe while preparing its defence is that it will stop processing and evaluating its own heritage in terms of ideas and ideals projected by closed creeds and pretentious ideologies. on the contrary, hindu society will henceforward process and evaluate the heritage of these creeds and ideologies in terms of its own categories of t ...
Muslim separatism: causes and consequences
Sita Ram Goel (b.1921)
2002, Paperback

contents: 1. the two behaviour patterns, 2. the national territorial tradition, 3. the national historical tradition, 4. the business of blaming the british, 5. the frustration of islam in india, 6. islmaic atavism renamed muslim revivalism, 7. journey from jihad to jee-huzuri, 8. national resurgence reviled as hindu revivalism, 9. loss of privileges portrayed as privation, 10. ...
The Ayodhya reference: the Supreme Court judgement and commentaries by Swapan Dasgupta et al
1995, Paperback

cases of the ramajanma bhumi--babri masjid had been rotting in the courts for over forty years. the controversy had led to great tension. the structure had been demolished. the president referred the core question to the supreme court. in spite of the way the matter had been handled earlier, a great deal was expected of the supreme court. after deliberating over the matter for ...
Pope John Paul II on eastern religions and yoga: a Hindu-Buddhist rejoinder
Ram Swarup
1995, Paperback

as its very name describes, this volume is a rejoinder to pope john paul\'s recent book crossing the threshold of hope. while repeating old claims for the church and its dogmas, his book notices non-christian religions without the customary derogatory epithets. it is a new thing in christianity. in the past, other religions were simply handiwork of the devil, and it was the spe ...
Jizyah and the spread of Islam
Harsh Narain
1997, Paperback

the quran prescribes jizyah in a jihadic verse, revealed about 631 a.d., i.e. about a year after the capture of mecca by the prophet in 630 a.d., envisaging compounding of refusal to embrace islam by paying jizyah. mohomed marmaduke pickthall translates the full verse thus: \'fight against such of those who have been given the scripture as believe not in allah nor the last day, ...
Myths of composite culture and equality of religions
Harsh Narain
1997, Paperback

during the early phases of modern indian renaissance, it was the vedic-upanisadic phase of indian culture which was accorded the pride of place in describing and evaluating indian culture. later, it came to be rivalled by what the atheists and the materialists, the agnostics and the rationalists, and the humanists and the modernists combined to call anti-vedic-upanisadic cultur ...
Bharatiya Janata Party vis-a-vis Hindu resurgence
Koenraad Elst
1997, Hardcover

in spite of hinduism \'s nominal magnitude, the chance that hinduism gets wiped out by its enemies can no longer be discounted. more than ever, fortunes are spent on the war to destroy hinduism in favour of islam or some suitably adapted variety of christianity or marxism. the hostile activities of islamic and christian agitators and the attempts at hindu demoralization and los ...
A Hindu view of the world: essays in the intellectual Kshatriya tradition
Navaratna S Rajaram
1998, Hardcover

a feature of the current indian intellectual scene that strikes an outside observer (as i consider myself) is its excessive inhibition. there appear to be certain boundaries that most indian intellectuals will not venture to cross, choosing rather to work within a self-imposed framework bounded by taboos. one of these taboos is raising questions about the claims of certain reli ...
The Goa inquisition: being a quatercentenary commemoration study of the inquisition in India, 2nd reprint
Anant Kakba Priolkar
1998, Paperback

j.c. barreto miranda, a goan historian, speaks of this holy office: the cruelties which in the name of the religion of peace and love this tribunal practised in europe, were carried to even greater excesses in india, where the inquisitors, surrounded by luxuries which could stand comparison with the regal magnificence of the great potentates of asia, saw with pride the archbish ...
On Hinduism: reviews and reflections, foreword by David Frawley
Ram Swarup (1920-1998)
2000, Paperback

there are two major groups of religions in the world today. first are the conversion-based monotheistic creeds of christianity and islam. second are the pluralistic dharmic traditions of india, of which hinduism is the oldest and the largest. chinese taoism and japanese shinto have an affinity with dharmic traditions. so also the indigenous religious traditions of pre-christian ...
The prolonged partition and its pogroms: testimonies on violence against Hindus in East Bengal 1946-64, foreword by Koenraad Elst
AJ Kamra
2000, Hardcover

a.j. karma grew up in quetta and karachi, currently in pakistan, until partition in 1947 when his family moved to delhi. he graduated from bombay university and spent most of his life working within the united nations in various countries. after retirements, he began to pursue his strong interest in the history of the indian subcontinent. he spent many years collecting material ...
Hindu view of Christianity and Islam, 2nd edition
Ram Swarup
1995, Paperback

hitherto, scholars have looked at hinduism through the eyes of christianity and islam, but here an attempt has been made to discuss them from the viewpoint of hindu spirituality. the two prophetic religions have a long history of conflict but they also share a common spiritual perspective. almost from their birth, they have been systematic persecutors of pagan religions, cultur ...
In the path of God: Islam and political power
Daniel Pipes
2001, Paperback

the first two sections of in the path of god present a historical analysis of islam and politics; nearly two decades after the book\'s original publication in 1983, they stand up well. most ideas have been confirmed by recent experience and research, though with some exceptions. in contrast, the third section, islam in current affairs, can only be read today for an understandin ...
Who is a Hindu?: Hindu revivalist views of Animism, Buddhism, Sikhism and other offshoots of Hinduism
Koenraad Elst
2002, Hardcover

as part of their entrenched power position, the british colonizers and later their nehruvian successors have always tried to control the discourse on religion. among other concerns, they have seen to it that the term hindu got divorced from its historical meaning, which quite inclusively encompassed all indian pagans, in order to fragment hindu society. in parallel with their e ...
Ayodhya: the case against the temple
Koenraad Elst
2002, Hardcover

the present book is my last contribution to the literature on what is known in india as communalism, meaning the conflict between the different religions, principally hinduism and islam. my first book in this sphere of interest was ram janmabhoomi vs. babri masjid: a case study in hindu-muslim conflict (1990). it served a good purpose, viz. to break the false impression that th ...
Pseudo-secularism: Christian missions and Hindu resistance
Sita Ram Goel
2015, Paperback

(this book forms the introduction to a bulkier publication, vindicated by time: the niyogi committee report on christian missionary activities, which carries a report of the complete niyogi committee report published in 1956.) the constitution of independent india adopted in january 1950 made things quite smooth for the christian missions. they surged forward with renewed vigou ...
The argumentative Hindu: essays by a non-affiliated orientalist
Koenraad Elst
2012, Paperback

the book is the person who rejects the imposed secularist consensus. the author, indus to their mistakes as well as to their potential. dr. koenraad elst, is a non-affiliated orientalist who sympathizes with this hindu dissenter. but he also made himself some enemies, not only among the secularists but also among the very hindus whose cause he champions. in this book, he d ...
History of Hindu-Christian encounters, AD 304 to 1996, 2nd rev. and enl. edition
Sita Ram Goel
2016, Paperback

hindus from seventeenth century pandits of tamil nadu to mahatma gandhi have wasted no end of breath to demolish the dogma of christianity. but it has hardly made any difference to the arrogance of christian theologians and missionaries. that is because the dogma was never meant for discussion. it is an axiom of logic that that which has not been proved cannot and need not be d ...
Malabar and the Portuguese
KM Panikkar (1895-1963)
2016, Paperback

k.m. panikkar (1895-1963) became well known as a distinguished administrator and diplomat. but the field in which he really excelled was history. his best work, asia and western dominance, was published in 1953, and raised a great uproar in christian missionary circles, particularly in india. he had documented the role of christian missions as accomplices of western in 1929, wa ...
Freedom of expression: secular theocracy versus liberal democracy, comp. and ed. by Sita Ram Goel
1998, Hardcover

the concept of secularism as known to the modern west is dreaded, derided and denounced in the strongest terms by the foundational doctrines of christianity and islam. both of these doctrines prescribe theocracy under which the state serves as the secular arm of the church or the ummah, and society is regimented by the sacred canon or the shariat. it is, therefore, intriguing t ...
The Calcutta Quran petition, comp. with an introd. by Sita Ram Goel, 3rd rev. and enl. edition
2012, Paperback

the writ petition had placed before the court 85 ayats from the quran which command muslims to practise a particular behaviour pattern towards non-muslims. the point to be considered by the court was whether there was substance in the petitioners\' plea that the behaviour pattern prescribed by the quran was inimical to public peace, communal harmony, and religious beliefs of th ...
Hindu society under siege
Sita Ram Goel
2015, Paperback
Understanding Islam through Hadis: religious faith or fanaticism?
Ram Swarup
2001, Paperback

ram swarup (1919-1998) graduated from the university of delhi in 1941 and had been an original writer and thinker ever since. he participated in his country\'s struggle for independence, courting imprisonment. for some years, he was a close associate of british-born mira behn (miss slade), mahatma gandhi\'s adopted daughter. in the fifties he led a movement warning against the ...
Return of the Swastika: hate and hysteria versus Hindu sanity
Koenraad Elst (b.1959)
2007, Hardcover

the essays in this volume deal with different aspects of the relation or non-relation between hinduism and national-socialism, and about the discourse that either mindlessly or maliciously posits such a relation. research into the crime of defamation and into the peculiar mindset of hitler-obsessed monomaniacs is the kind of dirty work that somebody had to do. this collection m ...
Radical universalism: does Hinduism teach that all religions are the same? foreword by David Frawley
Frank Morales
2008, Paperback

this book was originally published by dr. frank morales, ph.d. as a long philosophical essay. his essay was destined to be read by over one-million people within only two years after its initial appearances, and to forever change the way the world understands the true nature, beauty, and teachings of sanatana dharma (hinduism). in this newly revised and expanded edition of his ...
Hinduism and monotheistic religions, foreword by David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri)
Ram Swarup
2015, Paperback

this volume comprises the largest collection of shri ram swarup\'s writings ever published between two covers. many of the articles have been printed for the very first time, and they span a period of over four decades. the book includes critiques of christian and islamic thought from a hindu perspective and suggestions on how hinduism can be practiced in modern times in tune w ...
A Muslim missionary in mediaeval Kashmir (being the English translation of Tohfatu'l-Ahbab), English tr., annotationr andintrod. by Kashinath Pandit
2009, Hardcover

a muslim missionary in mediaeval kashmirsi work tohfatu\'l-ahbab, the biography of shamsu\'d-din muhammad araki, an iranian shi`a muslim the 13th century mongol incursions into the vast asian region and across the great himalayan watershed disrupted the entire trading network of the asian continent of those days. it consequences were particular disastrous for landlocked kashmir ...
Catholic ashrams: sannyasins or swindlers? (enlarged edition with new appendices)
Sita Ram Goel
2009, Paperback

the emergence of catholic ashrams in several parts of the country is not an isolated development. these institutions are links in a chain which is known as the ashram movement, and which different denominations of christianity are promoting in concert. the protestants and the syrian orthodox have evolved similar establishments. taken together, these institutions are known as ch ...
Hindu samaj: sankaton ke ghere mein (in Hindi)
Sita Ram Goel
2010, Paperback
The myth of Saint Thomas and the Mylapore Shiva temple, 3rd rev. edn.
Ishwar Sharan
2010, Paperback

ishwar sharan is the pen name of canadian author swami devananda saraswati, a smarta dasanani sannyasi who took his vedic initiation from a renowned mahamandaleswar at prayag in 1977. his purvasrama family were middle class professionals and god-fearing protestant christians. he did not complete high school and is self-educated through reading books on all subjects, with a spec ...
Gandhi and Godse: why the Mahatma was murdered, rev. edition
Koenraad Elst
2012, Paperback

it is commonly known that mahatma gandhi was shot dead in 1948 by a hindu militant, only half a year after india had both gained her independence and lost almost a quarter of her territory to the newly-founded islamic state of pakistan. less well-known is assassin nathuram godse\'s motive. until now, no publication has dealt with this question except for the naked text of godse ...
Hindu temples: what happened to them, Vol.1: a preliminary survey, rev. and enl. ed., compl. and ed. by Sita Ram Goel
2015, Paperback

the present volume makes no pretence of presenting such a study, but by choice restricts itself mainly to the study of hindu temples destroyed and desecrated and converted into mosque and khanqabs without overlooking muslim\'s idology of iconoclasm; here and there, it also mentions other theological props and concomitants of the iconoclastic ideology.
Hindu temples: what happened to them, Vol.2: The Islamic evidence, 2nd enl. ed
Sita Ram Goel (b.1921)
2016, Paperback

the subject of this volume is not so much the destruction of hindu temples as the character of islam - an imperialist ideology of terrorism and genocide masquerading as a religion, in fact, as the only true religion. it is high time for hindus to see islam not with its own eyes but from the viewpoint of the great spiritual vision which is their inheritance.
Negationism in India: concealing the record of Islam, 2nd enl. edn.
Koenraad Elst
2016, Paperback

negationism in europe usually means the denial of the nazi genocide on the jews and gypsies in world war 2. less well-known is that india has its own brand of negationism. a section of the indian intelligentsia is trying to erase from the hindus\' memory the history of their persecution by the swords-men of islam. the number of victims of this persecution matches that of the na ...
Academic Hinduphobia: a critique of Wendy Doniger's erotic school of indology
Rajiv Malhotra
2016, Paperback

the departments for the study of ancient india (indology) and south asian studies in the west are the last bastions of colonialism today. in the name of scholarship, which is often hatred and racism in disguise, hindus are routinely characterized as misogynists, oppressive, anti-minority, irrational, violent and debauched. the author terms this mass-produced hate-mongering ...