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Why Compulsory Reading of Bhagavad Gita in Schools is the Last thing We Need as a Democracy

Why Compulsory Reading of Bhagavad Gita in Schools is the Last thing We Need as a Democracy

Gujarat Government’s decision to incorporate Bhagavad Gita as a compulsory text for the students of class VI to XII have already brought up several arguments. On one hand, a few scholars are of the opinion that it is nothing but a step toward fulfilling the dreams of Hindu Rashtra, on the other a few have rightly pointed out the ‘obscurantist[Read More…]

by 25/03/2022 Comments are Disabled India
Dangers of Teaching the Bhagavad Gita in Educational Curriculums

Dangers of Teaching the Bhagavad Gita in Educational Curriculums

The Hindu right wing forces are planning for a while to make the Bhagavad Gita as a national scripture and access to absolute state power is allowing them to fulfil their long-time dream. The decision of the Gujarat government to incorporate the Bhagavad Gita within the school syllabus for Class-6 to class-12 students from 2022-23 academic year is a dangerous[Read More…]

by 18/03/2022 Comments are Disabled India