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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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HINDU POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS CRITIQUES
Modern Hindus appear to be unable to discriminate between how to deal with other religions on a political level, on one hand, versus how to deal with them on a religious level, on the other. They have confused political tolerance with religious acceptance, thinking that they must accept all religions as true in order to create political harmony with their followers. This has led to a situation in which Hindus do not defend their religion so as not to politically offend other religious groups, even though other religions do not reciprocate and continue their criticism and missionary efforts against Hindus.

The result of this confusion is that Hinduism is losing any clear identity for itself and failing to counter the forces that are assailing it. One does not need to sacrifice one's religious beliefs at the altar of political exigency, particularly when other religious groups hold their own ground. One can be clear and strong in one's religion, including defending it against missionary attacks and media distortions, without having to lose one's political tolerance. 

Unfortunately most political leaders in India, including some who claim to be staunch Hindus, don't seem to understand how to do this. They have chosen to hide their religion in this age of the clash of cultures and instead give their public praise to the beliefs of others. This has been done mainly out of political accommodation but there is a pretence that there is something deeply spiritual about it.

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About Hindu Political And Religious Critiques
Introduction Pg1
Introduction Pg2
Political Tolerance...Pg1
Political Tolerance...Pg2
Political Tolerance...Pg3
Political Tolerance...Pg4
Hindu Politics Pg1
Hindu Politics Pg2
Hindu Politics Pg3
Hinduism as a Culture Pg1
Hinduism as a Culture Pg2
Hinduism as a Culture Pg3
Hinduism as a Culture Pg4
Hindu Pandering..Pg1
Hindu Pandering..Pg2
Hindu Pandering..Pg3
Hindu Pandering..Pg4
Hindu Religious Critiques Pg1
Hindu Religious Critiques Pg2
Hindu Religious Critiques Pg3
Hindu Religious Critiques Pg4
Hindu Religious Critiques Pg5
The Balance
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