The Anatomy of an Internet Hindu

The Anatomy of an Internet Hindu

There has been much chitchat about “internet Hindus” (IH) of late, on Al Jazeera, twitter, the blogosphere, and perhaps smoke-filled drawing rooms of sinister forces planning to wreak havoc upon the world 🙂 Jokes aside, there has been much discussion of the term ‘internet Hindu’ recently, but everyone has clung […]


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