OpIndia Columns

What is a Hindu Temple Part 2: Their Symbolism and Vastu Shastra

What is a Hindu Temple Part I: Their Symbolism and Vastu Shastra

The Glory of Ancient Indian City Architecture: From the Harappan city planning to architecture in Vedic text and Puranas

The Far East and its ancient Indian connections

The Kingdom of Champa and the Chams: Hinduism in Vietnam

From Java, Philippines, Bali, Cambodia, Borneo to Burma: Understanding Ganesha from an iconographical perspective

Bina Das, Pritilata and Kalpana Dutta: Three valiant women from Bengal who fought for independence from the British

The Imperial Cholas Part III: Naval supremacy

The Imperial Cholas, Part II: Uniting South India under a highly organized and efficient monarchic form of governance


The Imperial Cholas, Part I: An Introduction to the longest ruling Dynasty in India