About the Book: Hindutva: Exploring the Idea of Hindu Nationalism
If Hindutva is a way of life, who are its followers? And for those who are, how
necessary is it that its practice should prevail upon all others? These are
questions of great relevance in todays India.
Ever since it was first published, Hindutva has become the definitive book on
the subject. Through the writings and beliefs of thinkers and ideologues like
Dayanand Saraswati, Sri Aurobindo, Swami Vivekananda and Vinayak Damodar, it
goes beyond the existing inquiries into Hindu identity, nationalism and culture,
to address the question: what is Hindutva?
About the Author: Jyotirmaya Sharma