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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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THE IMPORTANCE OF KSHATRIYA DHARMA
A Reevaluation of Mahatma Gandhi

This discussion is certainly not meant to say that Mahatma Gandhi is responsible for the current corruption in India. Gandhi had an idealism and self-sacrifice that stands far above the opportunism of Indian politicians today, and which quality of service needs to be emulated again by everyone. Though he made mistakes, which even great people can, he did much that was good, and never acted out of selfishness or vindictiveness. His political non-violence is very important and should be a first resort, but it cannot be made into the whole of Kshatriya Dharma or of Hinduism.

We should remember that the Indian independence movement was well under way before Gandhi and continued with the help of many other leaders, who did not always agree with Gandhi on various points, including his insistence on absolute non-violence. Tilak himself, who led the movement before Gandhi, disagreed with him in this regard.

Hindu Dharma is many-sided and flexible in its approach and avoids any dogmatic absolutism, even about spiritual principles and practices like ahimsa. While making spiritual principles absolute can create a moral force that is appealing because of the simplicity of its logic, it inevitably breeds distortion because life cannot be reduced to black and white rules. It clouds people's thinking because it reduces everything to a single issue and thereby prevents any comprehensive examination.

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About The Importance Of Kshatriya Dharma
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A New Kshatriya

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