Rajiv Malhotra s insistence on preserving difference with mutual respect not with mere tolerance is even more pertinent today because the notion of a single universalism is being propounded. There can be no single universalism, even if it assimilates or, in the author s words, digests , elements from other civilizations.
About the Author :
Rajiv Malhotra is an Indian-American entrepreneur and writer. He completed his master’s in computer science at Syracuse University and was employed in various industries as a senior executive and a strategic consultant. He retired early to follow philanthropic work through The Infinity Foundation, which he established to promote educational activities in the field of Hinduism studies. Some of the previous works by him include titles such as Being Different, Indra’s Net and Vibhinnata.