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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 UNITY OF RELIGION AND UNITY OF TRUTH
We need not give credence to organized religion in order to appear tolerant and as long as we do so, we may not be promoting Truth but oppression. If there is any greatness in Hinduism it is because Hinduism is not an organized religion, nor is it based on belief. It does not have a single authority, church, or one place to bow down to. It does not say that we can be saved by merely believing in some savior or holy book but that we will only come to a good end if we live righteously, which is in harmony with universal Truth, not according to the dictates of a religious organization and its dogma. 

There is a karma for our action that we cannot escape merely by performing our actions in the name of religion. If our religious practices are based upon exploitation we will have to experience the negative results of that action, whatever our religious leaders may tell us. Nor should we allow the name of religion to be used to promote oppression. If someone under the name of a religion-whether our own or that of other people-is promoting what is false or causes harm, we need not passively accept it because it is said to be part of their religion, merely to appear tolerant.

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