2 May 2010

An eloquent Indian politician, imagine that

The concept of Indian-ness is, perhaps more philosophical than geographical. It the endless capacity of India culture to absorb ideas and 'Indian-ise' them that is its greatest strength.

As long as there are ideas, there will be India. And as long as there is India, my guess is, there will be new ideas.

The Story of India, a TV series by the BBC featuring the historian, Michael Wood, gives a fairly lucid account of the last 10,000 years of the Indian subcontinent's history.

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