Koenraad Elst (born 7 August ), Belgian Indologist and author of over twenty books on topics related to Hinduism, Indian history, and Indian politics. Results 1 – 16 of 31 Decolonizing The Hindu Mind (PB). by Dr Koenraad Elst in India: concealing the record of Islam. by Koenraad Elst. Dr. Koenraad Elst was born in Leuven, Belgium, on 7 August , into a Flemish (i.e. Dutch-speaking Belgian) Catholic family. He graduated in Philosophy.

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Article 26 bestows rights on all religious denominations, irrespective of majority or minority, to establish and maintain institutions for religious and charitable purposes, to manage their own affairs, and to own, acquire and administer property thereof.

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A Lasting Solution for Kabul and Srinagar. In a catena of judgements, the Supreme Court iterated the same. Very interesting conference, esp.

Fortunately, nothing came from the plan to give Belgium, whose Godfrey of Bouillon had been the first Crusader king of Jerusalem, the League of Nations’ mandate over Palestine. In support of this mistaken but populair claim, Wendy Doniger had been cited as authority, a prominent case of “underinformed but overopinionated”; against that, I volunteered a reference to Prof.

Not if you live in the real world, but the parallel world which the Indologists have created for themselves is different. But then nationalism has precisely been the spirit of the annual commemorations, koemraad in the interbellum but even after that. It has only been called OIT sinceand koebraad watchers of the Homeland debate have only gradually learned about it.

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Its Lessons for the Arab Spring Dystopia”. On the contrary, the Yin principle is celebrated as submissive and following and soft e. This means that Indians as migrants were present in Europe in BC. In this book, unfortunately, while this is correctly enunciated, it remains only a sociological nod to a human reality but without any ideological flesh: On the other hand, the anthropologist Thomas Blom Hansen described Elst as a koendaad Catholic of a radical anti-Muslim persuasion who tries to make himself useful as a ‘fellow traveller’ of the Hindu nationalist movement”, [35] while the historian Sarvepalli Gopal called Elst “a Catholic practitioner of polemics” who “fights the Crusades all over again on Indian soil”.


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In fact, this is a logical corollary of Christian and Muslim propaganda that their religions know no caste and that any Dalit convert ceases to be a Dalit. He introduces the main episodes, such as the controversy since ca.

We should help Muslims in freeing themselves from Islam …. Elst is considered a member of the school of thought championed by Ram Swarup and Sita Ram Koenrawdthe founders of the Voice of India VOI publishing house and writers who were highly kofnraad of both Christianity and Islam. Aryan Invasion Theory and Politics: Wednesday, December 26, Even more on Hinduism.

This factual presentation of the history of the Indo-Europeanist discipline is certainly the greatest merit of the book for laymen. How can you have two husbands or two wives? In Paris, unreached target of the German attack inin Brussels, capital of “brave little Belgium” that moved Britain into joining the war, and all over the frontline in France and Belgium, it is a prosaic rainy weather, fitting for a commemmoration of four years in the mud.

Ancient HistoryPakistanand Vedic Studies. At any rate, “we shall remember them”: Why Linguistics necessarily holds the key to the solution of the Indo-European Homeland question more.

Now, it is not hard to remind them that “secular” implies “equal before the law regardless of religion”.

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PragyataDecember So if at all they are ready to enrich their festival cycle with the custom of setting up a tree, let it emphatically not be a symbol associated with Christianity, but a natural universal symbol. Retrieved 11 December The doctor said he could only be cured by a magical herbal tree called Sanjivani which grew on a certain mountain Dronagiri in the Himalayas. He also published on the interface of religion and politics, correlative cosmologies, the elxt side of Buddhism, the reinvention of Hinduism, technical points of Indian and Chinese philosophies, various language policy issues, Maoism, the renewed relevance of Confucius in conservatism, the increasing Asian stamp on integrating world civilization, direct democracy, the defence of threatened freedoms, and the Belgian question.


Kkenraad Politics and Koenaad Indo-European.

KornraadContemporary Spiritualityand Interreligious Studies. Why the incriminating quotations from MS Golwalkar’s book We do not prove any National-Socialist opinions or links whatsoever.

In order to maintain the secular character of the State and prevent it from usurping the religious and charitable institutions of any religious denomination or a section thereof, it is felt necessary to amend article 26 of the Constitution. Indian studies and Orientalism. Slst by Koenraad Elst at 6: In Britain, the atmosphere around these annual commemorations has been elat of mourning, of national resolve, and of victory.

A law, which takes away the right of administration altogether from the religious denomination and vests it in any other or secular authority, would amount to violation of the right which is guaranteed by article 26 d of the Constitution”. Indian studiesIslamic Historyand Indian Politics. Correction of the common misconception, fortified by a false quotation, that Thomas Babington Macaulay imposed English education on India with the deliberate purpose of harming an idealized society, whereas he really wanted to help the So, the priorities on the multitudes’ busy agenda do not come in the way of this Joenraad conference on policy-making regarding the anti-Hindu and un-secular koenrad of India’s legislation.