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Awaken Bharata
Index

Preface

Keys To The Awakening Of Bharata A Call For An Intellectual...
The Importance Of Kshatriya... 

The Two Wings Of Dharma

Anti-Brahmanism Sarva Dharma Samabhava...
The Danger Of Hindus.... Hinduism Under Siege...
Devic And Asuric ... Sufis And Militance
Hindu Dharma And ...

The New Masks...

Hindu Political And ... The Hindu Renaissance...
Vedic Dharma And ... A Hindu Call...
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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ANTI - BRAHMANISM, THE NEW COMMUNALISM OF MODERN INDIA
This pride has been more one of religion or education than of political or economic domination. Brahmins have often refused to mingle with those of lesser castes, particularly the untouchables, who they regard as impure. Yet such pride, however hurtful it may be, should not be confused with military or economic exploitation, which is quite different. Many great people in India have come from the Brahmin class, including most of the spiritual leaders of the country like Ramana Maharshi or Swami Shivananda. 

The Brahmins have preserved much of the traditional learning of the country and its Sanskritic culture. Unfortunately a number of Brahmins have felt pride in their caste alone, though humility is said to be one of the main virtues of all true Brahmins. This fault however should not be used as an excuse for anti-Brahmin propaganda of all types. Brahmins have produced many of the best educated people in India. 

Yet should they be blamed for this or should their emphasis on learning be taken up by other groups? Should we blame musical families because they produce better musicians than non-musical families? Should we therefore forbid that musicians who come from musical families get a hearing? Much less rigorous quota systems are being rejected in the West today, where even small scale affirmative action is coming under question, hopefully India will follow suit and remove these restrictions on Brahmins and look to more legitimate means of social upliftment.

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About The New Communalism
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The Mistakes..Pg1
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For the Future Pg1
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