OF THE VERY HINDU BHOOTAS AND BOARS
The phenomenal success of the movie Kantara, cutting across the linguistic boundaries, is the celebration of that fundamental law about India – unity in diversity. The director of the movie, Rishab Shetty, not only reiterated that statement but also emphasized the basic Hindu nature of the film’s theme. This in turn sent shock waves among ‘Breaking India’ (BI) forces. The ‘BI’ forces have invested much in conflict and binary narratives. Here are a few such binaries: ‘Brahmin versus Non-Brahmin’, ‘Tribal versus non-Tribal’, ‘Dalit versus non-Dalit’, ‘Aryan versus Dravidian’ ‘Folk Deities versus ‘Brahminical’ Deities’.
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- 21 Oct 2022