Swami Agnivesh

The writer is a Vedic scholar and social activist

Why I have been assaulted
Sat, Aug 18, 2018

My ideal of social justice runs counter to the casteism of Sangh Parivar. But my disagreements are spiritual, not political.

Faith Vs Blind Faith
Thu, Jul 19, 2018

Without reason in our religious outlook we let the clergy manipulate us

Godman’s Burden
Fri, Jun 22, 2018

Bhayyuji Maharaj’s suicide highlight pressures that overtake the spiritually inclined

A perverse ploy
Mon, Feb 12, 2018

I am a man of faith. The cynical political calculation of Ram Janmabhoomi movement is intolerable to me.

About dignity
Fri, Nov 17, 2017

A sense of justice and fair play demands that unskilled workers are paid at least as much as their counterparts in the organised sector.

In good faith: Superstition caricatures God
Sat, Sep 23, 2017

Light of the Vedas is an antidote to ignorance.

Real Freedom Of Religion
Fri, Jun 09, 2017

To help India, contemporary spiritualism must break the shackles on its own soul

Why Baba Ramdev would do well to go into vanvaas
Thu, Apr 07, 2016

What Ramdev has done is criminal. He is sowing seeds of horrendous violence in the minds of unsuspecting people within an ambience of faith. This is incitement of the most dangerous kind.

Who cares about temple entry?
Sat, Feb 06, 2016

Male-dominated ‘places of worship’ are, in fact, places where god doesn’t reside.