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The Warrior Child of Ayodhya – Part III

The significance of his appearance for the Hindu Samaj [Link to Part I or Part II] Parts 1 and 2 of this series dedicated to Ramlala have brought forward the need to revisit the calendars in use by the Hindu Samaj, which on numerous occasions I have described as a very clever device to divide 80% of the energies of India’s population. Given the campaign carried out over the past 18 years to bring this matter into prominence, results are finally forthcoming: several Hindu organisations have adopted resolutions calling for a uniform calendar to replace the dozen or more that presently exist. In the words of Jawaharlal Nehru to the Calendar Reform Committee on February 18, 1953:   …I am told that we have at present thirty different calendars, differing from each other in various … Read entire article »

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The Warrior Child of Ayodhya – Part II: Caste and the Cosmic Order

The significance of his appearance for the Hindu Samaj [Link to Part I] Caste and the Cosmic Order Daily we are told in the media ‘India has moved on’ – that is, Ayodhya is no longer of any interest to young India born after 1992 (the Demolition). This youth wants opportunities, education, jobs, material well being. In other words, an even more self-centred life than what the disease of corruption has provided. Of course the State must provide material well being through various areas of development, but that must not be mistaken for food for the soul, individual or collective. In our legitimate efforts to separate religion and state we are adopting a model that has proven inadequate elsewhere. The European Union is one example. Unity is sought to be … Read entire article »

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The Warrior-Child of Ayodhya – Part I

The significance of his appearance for the Hindu Samaj ‘…the disputed site is the birthplace of Lord Ram. Place of birth is a juristic person and is a deity. It is personified as the spirit of [the] divine worshiped as birthplace of Lord Ram as a child. [The] Spirit of [the] divine ever remains present everywhere at all times for anyone to invoke in any shape and form in accordance with his own aspirations, and it can be shapeless and formless also…’ [Italics mine] Justice D.V. Sharma, The Ayodhya Verdict 30 September 2010 * ‘The Indian judicial system treats deities as legal entities who could have a legal representation in courts through trustees or an in-charge of the temple in which they are worshipped…’. Harshvir Pratap Sharma Supreme Court lawyer ‘The Hindu’, … Read entire article »

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