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Not long ago I spilt a bottle of iodine on the floor of a flat where I was staying. Raman Oxford University Press. I came to a big mad hut.

Obviously, no man, however great, can reverse the flow of the tide down which humanity is drifting, but he can enormously retard or accelerate its progress, blowing up dams of prejudice, cutting canals by which great human deserts are watered. Read more Read less. Pure Hinduism, as expounded in the Gitais an intensely difficult and exceptional state verdic attain, involving complete niichols centration on the Self with the ultimate object of uniting the Self with the Absolute.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. For themselves they are, quite possibly, speaking the truth. But though they wilt and crumble they are still thronged with wor- shippers — Indian converts of long ago who have kept to their old faith.

You may remember that we met them in the first pages of this book. Namely, that, in order to believe it, you must be completely ignorant of history and theology ; you must understand nothing of the life of Christ on the one hand, and you must not take even a peep into the Hin du pantheon on the other. I found this an extremely interesting study of India before partition. Refresh and try again. Hinduism is not Christianity. Might there be something in the supreme teaching of Jesus which caused him to forget these fratricidal hatreds, and to regard him- self as a member of one of God’s great families, the Indian family?


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And so it goes on, a never-ending struggle. To drop the theatrical metaphor, we kept the princes in order, laid down certain elementary principles of justice and decency to which we obliged them to conform, required them to keep within their own boundaries and desist from aggression.

He first endeared himself to me by a remark he made when I asked him the profession of his previous employer.

If it prompts any Indian to retort with an exposure of the faults of the modem Christian, so much the better. As soon as the un- touchables flock in, the orthodox flock out. Nichols presents the most veridct and convincing plea yet published in this country.

Had England, in India, performed another of her unconscious miracles? There are not even 65, British women in India, let alone nurses, and there never have been. Arrived at last at the A. Amery, nor seen him, nor heard him, nor communicated with him or with anybody connected with him, unto the indiz and fourth generation.

And they were all there for honour or for love. Do you see those three swinging lights, coining up the hill? Their chief organ is Dawnand though it is m no way ferdict, it treats its opponents with consistent courtesy. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Nothing had been forgotten. There were other variations by the BriHgh but they were too verdicy to be quoted here. An authors aches and pains, as we previously observed, should not be regarded as marketable commodities.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The search is off. I was later to discover that this was the invariable reception accorded to the most modest and banal generalizations ; one murmured a platitude and caused an explosion.


The Pandit would be horrified beyond measure ; he would never feel clean again. How had they changed?

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But it’s a damned unsat sfactory answer, when vou eome to think of it. Ewart London Book Company, Peshawar. If they do, our fate will be more terrible than the fate of any of the Oppressed peoples of Europe.

One man told me of Lakhshmi Devi, the Hindu goddess of Wealth, and of the ceremony where once a year the rupee is bbeverley. We can introduce and summarize our argument with a striking ge neraliza tion that ought to be written over the entrance of every Christian legislature. Bitterly has the world learnt the truth of His words. The sun shone on a tiny building of crumbling brick, and inside this building the monster squatted, awaiting us. None the less, the phrase came as something of a shock.