ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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POLAND-Looking for Columbuses

Political Abuse of History THE appropriation of history to legitimate communal polices has prompted historians of the Centre for Historical Studies of the Jawaharlal Nehru University to intervene in the current controversy and attempt "a demarcation between the limits of belief and historical evidence". In a pamphlet entitled The Political Abuse of History available historical evidence relating to both the well known myth and the little known masjid as also to the spiritual evolution of Ayodhya as a pilgrimage centre is reviewed.

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