Ashoka, the great Mauryan king, is known for spreading Buddhism to the far east. This article walks us through how Brahmanism, the progenitor of modern Hinduism, usurped Ashoka's powerful cultural narrative.
Archive - January 2010
What is the relationship between religion, literacy and poverty in the forgotten corners of India's rural areas? Siddharth takes a look at this complex set of issues by taking to the road and travelling the beautiful state of...
A truly inspirational story of one man's fight against superstition in the face of immense odds. N.K. Singh lost his eyesight due to irrational beliefs, but he now works tirelessly for others like him!
This is an excellent short video by youtube user QualiaSoup that explains the nature of and the need for critical thinking.
How does one begin to understand the impact that science and technology have on our lives? This article evaluates human achievements in science and technology in the modern context.
A petition to the State Human Rights Commission protesting abuse of the rights of a 7-year old girl by Buddhist leaders who are hailing her as the reincarnation of a Buddhist Goddess.
A brief essay that nails down the essentials of the Rationalist Movement.