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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
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Ominous signs for the BJP ahead of 2017 UP polls: Dalits are distancing
Dis usurping of power by chitpavans from the deshastha Brahmins resulted in intense rivalry between the two brahmin communities which continued in late Colonial British India times.
Gunman kills 10 in Oregon college; 45th US school shooting of 2015
A gunman opened fire on Thursday at a community college in Oregon, killing 10 people and wounding some 20 others before he was shot to death by police, state and county officials said. This was the 45th incident of shooting to rock a US school this year.
Dharmendra Jore Column: The other side of the Bajirao-Mastani love saga
Since Peshwas were Chitpavan Brahmins, the Deshastha Brahmins despised them as rulers and in general. Kayasthas, yet another influential caste till date, also opposed both Peshwas and Deshastha Brahmins. This socio-political divide continues even in ...
Prejudice disguised as politeness
Yet, while seemingly progressive so far, it goes on to note the preferred castes: Hindu Brahmin Deshastha, Hindu Brahmin Gaud Saraswat, Hindu Brahmin Koknastha, Hindu Chandraseniya Kayastha Prabhu, and Hindu Maratha. The choice here is for ...
Fadnavis has a Maha formula, but no one is buying it
The move, which endeared the Deshastha-Brahmin politician to the OBCs in the caste-ridden hinterlands of Maharashtra, firmed his reputation as the Maharashtrian Messi: he peels the case from defenders, and can score with both feet. An old friend of the ...

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