Savarkar, a man of many firsts.

Vinayak Savarkar (28 May 1883 – 26 Feb 1966) was an Indian pro-Independence activist. He was also an atheist, humanist, politician, poet, and the founding father of Hindutva. He authored a number of political works that were instrumental to negotiating in the minds of masses of Indians, India’s complete independence from Britain. There is little known about Savarkar in mainstream academia, because of the vicious propaganda against him. He was staunchly opposed by the colonial British authorities, and there was public antipathy between him and Congress for most of his political career.

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“Religion is a …

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“Religion is a mighty motive force. So is rapine. But where religion is goaded on by rapine and rapine serves as a handmaid to religion, the propelling force that is generated by these together is only equalled by the profoundity of human misery and devastation they leave behind them in their march. Heaven and hell making a common cause-such were the forces, overwhelmingly furious, that took India by surprise the day Mohammad crossed the Indus and invaded her” ~ V. D. Savarkar.

Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (6).

Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (6).

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What Fuels Hindutva Phobia…?

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Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (5).

Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (5).

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On Anti-Hindutvavadi-ism-isms.

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Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (4).

Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (4).

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On Opposing Islamism With Hindutva…

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Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (3).

Tweet Mosaic: Internet Hindu thoughts on Bharat, Hindutva and Hinduism (3).

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Is Hindutva Just Another Religion Politicised?

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