Anuraag Saxena

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Temple Freedom Bill shouldn’t fail, but it will

For temples to win the equal-rights’ war, we need a permanent and structural fix. Equal rights endowed through legislation and...

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Ram Janmabhoomi: Meditation, mediation or medication?

The Ram Janmabhoomi issue has been flaring up since Rajiv Gandhi opened it up to the Hindu community in 1986....

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A Communist Manifesto for India’s Temples

It is time to update archaic laws that were premised on a post-colonial mindset.   Way back in 1999 I...

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Sabarimala and the ‘Religious Freedom Restoration Act’

In 1993, US President Bill Clinton signed the “Religious Freedom Restoration Act”. This Act overturned a 1990 Supreme Court ruling...

Heritage crimes: Let’s get our past back

Heritage crimes: Let’s get our past back

Legend has it that Mahishasura, the most powerful in the Asura kingdom derived his powers from Lord Brahma’s boon. Mahishasura...