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Awaken Bharata


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...
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Books By David Frawley

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 question arises, therefore, "How does a pluralistic tradition deal with one that is not?" It can try to incorporate the exclusivist system as an alternative path in its broader pluralistic worldview. But this depends upon exclusive religions giving up their claims to the sole truth and admitting the value of pluralism. If votaries of the exclusive beliefs fail to do this it means little.

For Hindus to accept Christianity and Islam as true without making Muslims and Christians question their own exclusive beliefs and accept Hinduism as a true religion, means little and can be self-defeating. We might also ask, "Can an exclusivist religion become pluralistic?" It may not be impossible but it certainly requires an effort and is unlikely to occur if its exclusivism is not questioned thoroughly.

A pluralistic tradition cannot passively accept exclusivist traditions as merely another possible path. It must challenge the exclusive mentality and expose its biases. Otherwise exclusivist ideologies are allowed to propagate themselves without question. Pluralism cannot simply tolerate exclusivism but must set forth a pluralistic view as the alternative to the limitations of exclusive ideologies. This requires a powerful critique of exclusivist systems from the pluralist view, particularly to counter the inevitable missionary efforts that exclusivist beliefs inevitably project.

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