BJP vis-à-vis Hindu Resurgence

By Koenraad Elst

Leuven, Netherlands


Copyright ©, Dr.Koenraad Elst, 1997

Published by Voice of India

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Delhi, India 110 002


Table of Contents


Introduction by Koenraad Elst

1. Anything but a “Hindu” Party

2. “Equal Respect for all Religions”

3. What is Wrong with “Hindu”

4. The BJP Flag

5. How the Rama Card was Thrown Away

6. Sangh Parivar, The Last Gandhians

7. Gandhian Non-Violence

8. The Sangh’s Anti-Intellectualism

9. The Sangh as Dinasaur

10. Anti-Intellectualism in Action

11. “I am a Hindu Communalist”

12. Vulgar Nationalism

13. Hindu and Other Peoples’ Nationalism

14. The Sangh’s Muslims

15. Party of Shopkeepers

16. Things to do for the BJP

17. Christ in India

18. Hindus Wielding The Sword of Islam

19. How Not to Deal with Islam

20. How to Deal with Islam

21. Know the Truth, and the Truth Shall Make You Free

22. Hindu Objections

23. Conclusion

Appendix I: A Reply to Kanchan Gupta