Tag Archives: Allahabad to Prayagraj

Name Change or Identity Change?

If we can reflect the westerners for their “liberal” views, maybe we should be liberal in changing the names from the oppressive Mughal era’s oppressive regime to reflect the names encultured for the people of the region?


The Case for Prayagraj

The real reason why there is discomfort in name Prayagraj is that this name was a source of pride for Mughal supremacists, and those fringe elements in Islam who still cling to the dream of Ghazwa-e-Hind.

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