In a mail group,known as [The Becoming], Sri Venkat (Ah Venkitesh) drew the attention of fellow members to an excellent critique of Romila Thapar’s literary efforts, by providing as an attachment, Chapter 15 of Volume 2, edited by Sri Wagish Shukla of Sanskrit Studies , Samwat 2063-64 (CE 2006-7) published by the Sanskrit Research Institute of Jawaharlal Nehru University, which is entitled, Romila Thapar on Shakuntala
The chapter is provided here too as an attachment.
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After R & D and technical management experience of over three decades in petroleum and organic chemical industry, have been devoting the past fifteen years to the study of Tamil and Sanskrit classics, including dharmic works and doing some serious translation work. Have been a significant contributor to the medha journal almost since its inception upto 2013 and expect to continue my association with it.