Indian children born abroad -- RSS and Vivekananda

Bijoy Misra bmisra at FAS.HARVARD.EDU
Wed Dec 23 04:46:39 UTC 1998

On Tue, 22 Dec 1998, Partha Banerjee wrote:

> I would like to know from Mr. Misra why he thinks this thread is
> non-Indologic.

Any topic on India could be Indology, provided one has
substance to discuss.  Simple experiences or opinions
are pure waste..  Politics of hindutva etc could be
interesting.  I assume there are other forums for
such topics.

Of course, namecalling or racist remarks are not to be
> encouraged. But discussions on one of the most important issues of India
> today (i.e., the politics of Hindutva and the rise of fascism) - how can
> they be irrelevant to Indology?
> Why censor this discussion just because it has political connotations?
> -Partha
> ______
> >This thread on  RSS and counter-RSS has little to do with Indology as
> >perceived in this forum.  Any scholarship and debate emanating
> >from such groups are necessarily biased.
> ...
> >Thank you for your non-indulgence..
> >
> >Bijoy Misra

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