This podcast starts from the Meiji Era and studies the events leading up to the 1905 Russo-Japanese war. The European Christian power that was Imperial Russia came up against an expansionary, pagan, non-white power and found support for themselves among other European Christian power as England and Germany.
In this fifth installment of the podcast ‘Civilization – Counter Religion, Continuity and Collapse’, we will focus on Japan and its encounters with counter-religion.
In this third part of the series, Manasataramgini describes the patterns of historical development and the State philosophy of Legalism. He describes for us how it is using this prism that we must understand the actions of any Chinese ruler.
In this second part of the podcast, we explore the organic rise of counter-religious tendencies in Hindu lands and the means by which traditional society managed the challenge.
A discussion with Shri Manasataramgini on one of his unique contributions to the Hindu discourse – his understanding of the flow and ebb of civilization, civilizational clashes and his unique perspective that applies the methods of biology to understand historical phenomena.
A review of “Swift Horses Sharp swords: Medieval Battles Which Shook India”, a book about the bravery of Indian kings and warriors, which is often left out of our history textbooks.
In this episode, Civilizational History gems in Mahabharata. In our tradition, Mahabharata is Itihasa and Purana in the form of a Mahakavya.