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Temples, Politics and Leaders: From Jawaharlal Nehru to Rahul Gandhi

January 27, 2018 - 11:48 am in Faiths

What should be the attitude of leaders’ visits to places of worship? The matter is very complex in a society like that of India where the hold of religion on the society has been strong and is becoming stronger. In many a Western countries where Christianity…

Electoral Process is a Secular Activity

January 20, 2017 - 12:52 pm in Elections

The word secularism has been brought to disrepute during last few decades. Secularism stands in India for equal respect for all religions and the principle…

Declassify to demystify: Subhash Chandra Bose

January 26, 2016 - 7:20 pm in Politics

It is not surprising that political parties are vying to magnify the mystery that has been continuously allowed around Subhash Chandra Bose, who definitely…

Growing Intolerance

November 27, 2015 - 9:36 pm in Culture

Recently in an interview at an award function, Amir Khan, mentioned that his wife, Kiran asked him whether they should leave the country. To Amir Khan, the statement of his wife was disastrous and indicated growing intolerance in the country. Though we condemn…

Romila Thapar on INDIAN SOCIETY AND THE SECULAR, Mumbai 26th Oct 2015

October 15, 2015 - 7:40 pm in Society

Centre for Study of Society & Secularism  cordially invite you to a Public Lecture in Memory of Dr.Asghar Ali Engineer on “INDIAN SOCIETY AND THE SECULAR” to be delivered by  Prof. Romila Thapar (Historian and Academician) Chair: Prof. Jairus Banaji…