Ramesh N. Rao is professor and chair of the Department of Communication Studies and Theatre at Longwood University, Farmville, VA. The views expressed here are his personal views and not those of the institution to which he belongs. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 a 3:22pm
Barack Obama's inclusion of Hindus and non-believers as well as the usual triumvirate of Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the makeup of America augurs a new beginning in religious and ethnic relations, and in acknowledging America as a truly diverse natio
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 a 4:52pm
Interfaith dialogue is a challenge, if not an impossibility, because of the monopolistic claims to God and to truth. A set of guidelines that all religionists canl swear by is the only way to make headway.
Tuesday, April 29, 2008 a 2:43pm
Life comes at you fast, and you don’t know when you are going to be broadsided by an incident or an accident. And when it rains, it pours, as the cliché goes. So it happened that last month I got news that my father, in India, had suffered a stroke. We
Monday, March 10, 2008 a 1:42am
If we can bring some religious and philosophical insight into the evaluation of the two Democratic candidates now left standing, what can we say about each of them?
Monday, February 25, 2008 a 1:53am
Self-proclaimed secularists keep mum about officially sponsored hate by Muslim nations while beating their breasts about politically incorrect statements by sundry media personalities.