February 10, 2017

India: Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) and RSS Outfit ABISY in tango “to build the spirit of nationalism”

At the event, where the guest of honour was the organising secretary of RSS’s Akhila Bharatheeya Itihasa Sankalana Yojana (ABISY), Balmukund Pandey, the council’s chairman Y S Rao announced that ICHR and ABISY will collaborate “to build the spirit of nationalism” through a week-long seminar on the life and work of Swami Vivekananda and Bose. The statements tie in with the current government’s policy of giving importance to figures like Bose, Shivaji and Vivekananda. [. . .]

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