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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
This idea was taken further and Hindu Gods like Krishna, whose name means dark, or Shiva who is portrayed as dark in complexion, were said to have originally been Dravidian Gods taken over by the invading Aryans (under the simplistic idea that Dravidians as dark-skinned people must have worshipped dark colored Gods). 

Yet Krishna and Shiva are not black but dark blue. 

Where is such a dark blue race? Moreover the different Hindu Gods, like the different classes, have different colors relative to their qualities. 

The racial idea reached yet more ridiculous proportions. 

Lakshmi is portrayed as pink, Saraswati as white, Kali as blue-black, or Yama, the God of death, as green. Where have such races been in India or elsewhere?

In a similar light, some scholars pointed out that Vedic Gods like Savitar have golden hair and golden skin, showing blond and fair-skinned people living in ancient India . However, Savitar is a Sun God and Sun Gods are usually gold in color, as has been the case of the ancient Egyptian, Mayan and Inca and other Sun Gods. 

Who has a black or blue Sun God? This is from the simple fact that the Sun has a golden color. What does this have to do with race? And why should it be a racial statement in the Vedas but not elsewhere?

 

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