Lora Tomas

Lora Tomas is an indologist from Croatia. She co-edited and co-translated into Croatian two anthologies of contemporary Indian writing.

A play with the third

Voyeurs, partners and shadow presences in Indian narratives of marriage.

Dec 10, 2015

In lieu of a travelogue

Translations from a 1982 Serbian travelogue about Nepal appearing for the first time in English.

Oct 15, 2015

Arguing ordination

The debate over full ordination of nuns in Tibetan Buddhism remains unsettled.

Sep 11, 2015

Of nymphs and flowering trees

Female rites of passage – Ramanujan’s Kannada tales and Ovid’s Metamorphoses.

Mar 20, 2015

Draupadi’s shades of dark

The heroine’s multiple states of being.

Sep 12, 2014

Distant liaisons

Could the Church of São Brás in Gandaulim be a remnant of a 16th century Croatian colony in Goa?

May 19, 2014

A room of his own

In conversation with Goa-based poet Manohar Shetty.

Feb 04, 2014

Latest Articles

Notes from a ‘hybrid regime’

Reflections on authoritarianism in today's Pakistan.

The global branding of caste

Isabel Wilkerson’s recent book fails to unpack caste, but hints at potential for new solidarities.

Swear not by the moon

The contentious politics of lunar sighting in Pakistan.

The storyteller of Kovilpatti

On Ki Rajanarayanan, the father of Karisal literature.