Environmentalism In Hindu Thought – Part I

The Kamandakiya Nitisastra, which was studied closely by Mahamahopadhyay Pandurang Vaman Kane, compiler of the magisterial ‘History of Dharmasastra’, has this to say about rastra, the territory of the state:…

Agriculture in India

The Krishi and Krishaka-Dharma in Ancient India

Conversant as much with the panchabhutas as with the needs of Ayurveda, ancient India’s farmers fulfilled the role seen for them by rishi Kashyapa: nurturers of abundance and upholders of the principle of sharing. Rahul Goswami writes about the Agriculture in Ancient India, as we celebrate National Farmers’ Day today.