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Venkat, Vidya (2022) From Ayodhya To Jerusalem: The Burden Of Civilisation’s Churn. Outlook [Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs]

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Abstract

British colonialism left contested grounds both India and Israel. The narrative about Ram mandir’s existence at the site where the Babri Masjid once stood was a British lie to divide and rule India. The story of Jerusalem holds out a lesson: Dividing communities along religious lines has terrible consequences.

Item Type: Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs
Keywords: Ayodhya, Ram mandir, Hinduism, Jerusalem, Israel, India
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > Department of Anthropology & Sociology
Date Deposited: 13 Jun 2022 18:22
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/37515

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