WHY I AM NOT A HINDU: A Sudra Critique of Hindutva Philosophy, Culture and Political Economy. by Kancha Ilaiah. Let me make it clear, however, that I am not . Why I Am Not a Hindu. A Sudra Critique of Hindutva Philosophy, Culture and Political Economy. Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd – Retired, Director, Centre for Study of. Who – or what – is a Hindu? There are no easy answers to this question. From the Oxford English Dictionary: Hinduism: A major religious and.

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Riddles in Hinduism Maharashtra Govt. The brahmins dont know that they were also meat eaters years ago. The Mahabharatha war was a war between two groups of first cousins who grew up together and lived in the same palace. If you just go by the surnames it is quite clear that Brahmins are the descendents of the famous Buddhist ilakah. Dear ViewersA fictitious person said September 11, 3: Yet, the impact of this feat in terms of their prosperity is very limited.

We are grateful to the aurthor for permitting us to put it here. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote. The Church welcomes you with open arms and will make your life better. The rich may join the private sector.

Chumber who is enlightenig us to beware of the evils. In Februaryat the Jaipur Literary FestivalIlaiah and Javed Akhtar engaged in a heated discussion over the implications of religion in Indian social life.

However it is clear that some modern day Brahmins are the descendents of the Buddhists. So for example, if you drive your car regularly, it would be grossly inefficient of you to spend 6 hours each time before you start the car to ensure that it does not breakdown. How many upper caste groups are forced to live on the outskirts of the village, locked into an eternal form of indigenous apartheid? It is evident that the mythology we have qm is a mix of the Vedic with the local.


If God is self-existant and never incarnate, how do you know it exists? The person who loves the cancer or AIDS will soon be died!!!!! Thirty Nkt Crores on retired Govt. A known person worked in a govt based research place. Politicians like you have to be dealt by law.

Wow man where did you get this. How much of it is true and how much false. Truth and justice are on your side. The meeting flatly demanded caste-based quotas for themselves. The way he approaches the subject of the two cultures is anger-fueled to say the least and passionate at its best.

Thus, Kamsalies goldsmiths have their own scientific knowledge, Kammaris blacksmiths theirs, and Shalaas weavers theirs. So please do not hate or love or insult anybody based on caste. So thats the reason for his hatred for jews.

Why I Am Not a Hindu

Why cannot you write the book. They had come into power riding on the popular anti-incumbency wave against the Congress government of Rajiv Gandhi: This bears witness to the fact that how much standardisation the term has undergone over the years: But the NCDHR concedes that human resource development, social justice and empowerment, rural development, women and child development and health ministries did make allocations according to the Dalit population.


I am a dalit and I belong to a Scheduled Caste community of Karnataka. This is like the fundamental axioms of Mathematics. Why are the Brahmins still cribbing about what happened so much in the past hindh. Also gives a brief historical critique of the role Brahmanical Hindu religion and its philosophy has played in class oppression.

A criminal will always yell abuses at an honest man, because his intention is to bully and cheat him.

A Rejection of Hinduism – “Why I am not a Hindu” by Kancha Ilaiah | Sacred Space

Baliah said August 12, 2: Criminal acts take place in all societies. How Krishna mastered these books thousands of years before they were written baffles me.

You could do the same. Each of us when we surrender to lust, greed, selfishness, frustration, anger in actions, words or even in minds is a more honest example though many of these deeds may be hidden from others.

I have great regards for Babasaheb Ambedkar and agree with z in all counts except on the fact of ridiculing hinduism. In the Kanchaa rape case, the victim was a poor Muslim, in Nanded the young man who was ghoulishly blinded, a Dalit. As a result ul take pathetic steps to lash out at the religion.