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Arise Arjuna Hinduism And The Modern World
Index of Arjuna

Preface

Arise Arjuna Hinduism In Crisis
Misrepresen- tations Of Hinduism

Hindu Funda- mentalism

Leftist Scholarship In India India And The Concept Of Nation-State
Religious Persecution In Pakistan Taking Offense In At Once...
Vedanta Unity And Universality... Practical Vedanta...
The Unity Of Religion... Swami Rama Tirtha On Islam
A Comment On Ram... Yogic Spirituality And Islam
India And Hinduism... The Aryan Invasion Of India
The Aryan-Dravidian Divide The Unity Of The Vedic...
The Ancestry Of Ravana East And West...
The Value Of Hindu... An American Discovers...
Major Sections
Books By David Frawley
Arjuna

Awaken Bharata

From The River Of Heaven How I Became A Hindu
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion Of India

Hinduism : The Eternal Tradition, Sanatana Dharma

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THE ARYAN-DRAVIDIAN DIVIDE

About this time in history similarities between Indo-European languages became evident. Sanskrit and the languages of North India were found to be relatives of the languages of Europe, while the Dravidian languages of South India appeared to be of another language family.

By the racial theory, Europeans language must have been "white", as they were not prepared to recognize that their languages could have been derived from darker-skinned Hindus. As all Hindus were dark compared to the Europeans, it was assumed that the original white Indo-European invaders of India must have been assimilated by the dark indigenous population, and they left their mark more on north India where people  have a lighter complexion. 

The Nazis later took this idea of a white Aryan superior race to its extreme of brutality, but they did not invent the idea, nor were they the only ones to use it for purposes of exploitation. They took what was a common idea of nineteenth century European though. They perverted this idea further, but the distortion of it was already the basis of much exploitation and misunderstanding.

 

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