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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
They are not simply restrictions but severe limitations bordering on exclusion of Brahmins altogether. Above all, the lower classes of India are taught to blame the Brahmins for their backward state economically or educationally. This anti-Brahmin communalism masks itself as anti-communalism, as if the existence of Brahmins as a group was the basis of all other communal problems.

Anti-Brahminism has been put forth as a way of rectifying class inequalities, as if these were all the fault of the Brahmins. The Brahmins are decried as the corrupt "upper classes," as if they were in control of the wealth and power of the country. But instead of bringing about social integration this anti-Brahminism promotes division in society and reinforces communal identities. It does not address the core issues of social inequality but rather turns the Brahmin class into a scapegoat.

Putting down the Brahmins is not going to raise up the lower classes of India, though it may bring votes to certain political parties whose concern is short term electoral gains. On the contrary, it is bound to depress the intelligence of the country and to remove attention from the real problems, which are poverty, lack of education, overpopulation and corruption, and rigid class and religious identities of all types.

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About The New Communalism
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Introduction Pg3
Traditional Role..Pg1
Traditional Role..Pg2
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Traditional Role..Pg4
Traditional Role..Pg5
Traditional Role..Pg6
Anti-Brahminism..Pg1
Anti-Brahminism..Pg2
Anti-Brahminism..Pg3
Anti-Brahminism..Pg4
Anti-Brahmin..Pg1
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Anti-Brahmin..Pg3
The Mistakes..Pg1
The Mistakes..Pg2
For the Future Pg1
For the Future Pg2
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