The Reflective Indian

India – History and Society – for those who wish to think and learn for themselves

The Town of McCluskieganj

The town of McCluskieganj in modern day Jharkhand in India is a quaint reminder of India’s past. It is also a reminder to the sensible that artificial creations of homelands … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Jews of Cochin, Kerala

The Jews of Cochin (Kochi) are considered to be the oldest community of Jews in peninsular India. Jews perhaps first arrived as traders on ships visiting the ports on the … Continue reading

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Gujarat and modern India

The elections to the Gujarat regional legislature were held in December 2012. The results declared on December 20th did not throw any surprises. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Chillies and India

Indian food has grown tremendously in popularity across the globe in particular in Europe and North America. Chicken Tikka Masala is reported to second in popularity only to the traditional … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

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