Rajiv Malhotra is an Indian-American author and public intellectual who is known for his eminent books like ‘Being Different: An Indian challenge to Western Universalism’, ‘Breaking India’ and ‘Bharat Vikhandan’. The books by Rajiv Malhotra promote a nationalistic view on India and Hinduism. The books also preach about the culture of India.
Academic Hinduphobia, is a brilliant critique of Wendy Doniger’s Erotic School of Indology. The author terms western scholarship in Indology as colonial hate-mongering and calls it ‘Atrocity Literature’ against Indic culture and history. Hindus are routinely characterized as regressive, misogynists, violent and anti-minority. This excellent volume is a compilation of several eye-opening essays, most of which were published online previously.