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Rajiv Malhotra is an internationally known researcher, writer, speaker and public intellectual on current affairs as they relate to civilizations, cross-cultural encounters, religion and science. He studied physics and computer science, and served in multiple careers including: software development executive, Fortune 100 senior corporate executive, strategic consultant, and successful entrepreneur in the information technology and media industries. At the peak of his career when he owned 20 companies in several countries, he took early retirement at age 44 to pursue philanthropy, research and public service. He established Infinity Foundation for this purpose in 1994.

Rajiv has conducted original research in a variety of fields and has influenced many other thinkers in India and the West. He has disrupted the mainstream thought process among academic and non-academic intellectuals alike, by providing fresh provocative positions on Dharma and on India. Some of the focal points of his work are: Interpretation of Dharma for the current times; comparative religion, globalization, and India’s contributions to the world.

He has authored hundreds of articles, provided strategic guidance to numerous organizations and has over 400 video lectures available online. His following game-changing books are a good resource to understand him deeper:

 Besides these, his writings became the center of discussion in the book, “Invading the Sacred”.

His latest activities and talks are being actively featured at his Facebook site: RajivMalhotra.Official

Currently, Rajiv Malhotra is the full-time founder-director of Infinity Foundation in Princeton, NJ. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Center for Indic Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, and is adviser to various organizations. Infinity Foundation has given more than 400 grants for research, education and community work. It has provided strategic grants to major universities in support of pioneering programs including: visiting professorships in Indic studies at Harvard University, Yoga and Hindi classes at Rutgers University, research and teaching of non-dualistic philosophies at University of Hawaii, Global Renaissance Institute and a Center for Buddhist studies at Columbia University, a program in religion and science at University of California, endowment for the Center for Advanced Study of India at University of Pennsylvania, lectures at the Center for Consciousness Studies at University of Arizona. To know more about the foundation, please go to Infinity Foundation’s Website

Are Sanskrit Studies in the West becoming a New Orientalism?
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World Sanskrit Congress 2015
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Lecture on Dharma, Sanskrit & Science, Goa, Feb 26, 2015
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The Importance of Swadeshi Indology
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Samskrita Bharati, Bangalore
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Reversing the Gaze (Purva-Paksha) on Western Indology
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"Taking back our heritage: My message to India's youth" at IIT Madras
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Roddam Narasimha & Mohandas Pai discuss "The Battle For Sanskrit"
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Rajiv Malhotra's encounter with the Indian Left at Tata Institute of Social Sciences
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Rajiv Malhotra in conversation with Madhu Kishwar on: THE BATTLE FOR SANSKRIT
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"Geopolitics & the study of Indian Civilization": A very large event at IIT Bombay
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Zee News Interviews Rajiv Malhotra
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar launches "The Battle For Sanskrit" in Art of Living Campus, Bangalore
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Art of Living: Lively discussion on THE BATTLE FOR SANSKRIT in Bangalore ashram
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Chinmaya Mission, Amish Tripathi & Rajiv Malhotra discuss "The Battle For Sanskrit"
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Rajiv Malhotra answering student questions at a Vedic gurukulam, Bidadi
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Ramakrishna Mission (Chennai) presents Rajiv Malhotra's talk/Q&A on: Sacredness and Sanskrit
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Jawaharlal Nehru University panel discussion on THE BATTLE FOR SANSKRIT, Feb 1, 2016
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Discussion on how Samskrita Bharati & Rajiv Malhotra can collaborate
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Rajiv Malhotra darshan with Kanchi Shankaracharyas to discuss common interests
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