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  • How hate works

    Ravi, 06 July 2019

    An in depth and insightful reading of the book. Addresses the need to engage with the increasing polarization and communal violence . Inspired to procure and read it.

  • Stranded in Geneva Camp

    Alal O Dulal, 05 July 2019

    For more background, see Dina Siddqi's essay.

    From the 2014 editorial statement: AlalODulal Editorial Board condemns in the strongest terms the violence that left at least 11 Urdu Speaking people (“Biharis”) dead. Anthropologist Dina Siddiqi’s research on the conditions of “stranded Pakistanis” (inaccurately called “Biharis,” but m...

  • The myth of the Assamese Bangladeshi

    Bishwanath Dutta Choudhury, 01 July 2019

    Excellent piece! Hopefully, some of those madmen who create these waves of heightened suspicion and anarchy for their political gains would read this entire article!

  • The Right-Side-Up Map of Southasia

    ANKUR SHARMA, 29 June 2019

    This map compels us, the north Indians, to think that to leave a mark, people have to be hard working, dedicated and committed to whatever work they are contributing to the nation building. Not simply blame south indian unity to be ahead of others. What i am trying to say, instead of running to south, west or east, we need to develop city and ...

General Comments

  • Rebecca Johnson Bista, 01 July 2018

    Himal Southasian is one of the best political and cultural magazines available. I wish it was still in paper format as I struggle to read it online, but articles are consistently of an excellent standard covering issues that can't be read about elsewhere, especially in the West. Wonderful publication.

  • Sujata Madhok, 05 May 2016

    Relieved to learn that Kanak Dixit has been released and is better. Wish him and Himal all the best. I am sure you will carry on undeterred. In solidarity,

    Sujata Madhok, Delhi Union of Journalists

  • FUKUNAGA Masaaki, 29 April 2016

    Strong solidarity with Mr. Kanak Mani Dixit who is the founding editor of the Himal.
    When I visited Kathmandu, it became very indebted.
    Calculate the release of Dixit's immediate.
    To protest the unfair intervention in the media by the government.

  • Important resource for intellectuals, students

    Dr Arshad Javed Rizvi, 04 November 2015

    I am a frequent reader of HIMAL SOUTHASIAN and believe that it is one of the very important resources for intellectuals, scientists, educationalists as well as students. It enhances and contributes reliable, scholarly knowledge of contemporaneity Southasia for everyone.

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