Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity. By G. B. Singh. Reviewed by Baldev Singh. “Truth comes out breaking the walls of a fortress” is a Punjabi saying. For the. Read Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on G.B. Singh has undertaken just such a task. Book: ‘Gandhi – behind the mask of divinity’ Author: G.B. Singh Cover to Cover is the naujawani guide to Sikh and Punjabi books that you need.
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Ambedkar as Gandhi continued to play his “racial and ethnic politics against the rights of Untouchables “. He is revered by the vast majority of Hindus as the hero of Indian independence, and many people throughout the world consider him to be a modern saint.
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Mandar rated it did not like it Dec 08, The “apostle of peace,” who counseled a Jewish delegation” to oppose the evil of Nazism by “soul force” – by committing mass suicide, was all praise for annexing Kashmir by armed aggression. Alex rated it it was ok Sep 07, Dilshan Samara marked it as to-read Jun 15, Megh rated it it was amazing Sep 03, Refresh and try again.
Bauti Bustillo added it May 12, It is noteworthy that not a single black leader met Dr. Cover page by Prometheus Books. The making of Gandhi myth stared in South Africa by white Christian clergy.
The book claims that Gandhi emulated racism from the Hindu ideology of caste towards the blacks of South Africa and the Untouchablesinstigated ethnic hatred against foreign communities, and, to this end, was involved in covering up the killing of American engineer William Francis Doherty.
It takes moral courage to look into the face of truth! But he reminded the white people that upper caste Indians share with the Europeans a common heritage — the blood of the noble Aryan race.
He looks at his role in the war against blacks in South Africa, the roots of his concept of nonviolent resistance, his racist Among prominent leaders of the twentieth century, perhaps no one is more highly regarded than Mahatma Gandhi. However, his persistence persuaded the authorities to form a volunteer ambulance corps of Indians under the command of Sergeant-Major Gandhi during the Boer War and Zulu Rebellion.
Singh puts forward that the portrayal of Gandhi as a great leader is “the work of the Hindu propaganda machine” and Christian clergy with ulterior motives; and, furthermore, it was based on irrationality and deception which historians have failed to critically examine.
Singh Snippet view – Moreover, it was Gandhi and his Hindu dominated Congress party that engineered the partition of the country on communal lines, as the Muslim dominant states stood in the way of high caste Hindus to set up their Ram Raj mythical Hindu kingdom based on caste ideology.
In this book, I present the facts.
Gandhi : Behind the Mask of Divinity by G. B. Singh (2004, Hardcover)
Getting Ready for Satyagraha. Tarandeep marked it as to-read Jun 02, Impressed with lavish propaganda about Gandhi in the West, the Hindu propaganda machine came into action and it churned out a g.b.singb of literature to elevate Gandhi to the status of twentieth century Hindu god — “The seventh reincarnation of Vishnu, Lord Rama,” proclaimed Krishnalal Shridharni. Skip to main content. Sini Ilvonen marked it as to-read Jun 09, Lori Sly rated it really liked it Jan 07, Robert Zimmerman rated it liked it Dec 19, Teufelsbrut marked it as to-read Apr 28, The Indian government under Prime Minister Indra Gandhi financed one-third the cost of the production of the movie “Gandhi” for the portrayal of Gandhi as “an absolute pacifist.
Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity
Behind the Mask of Divinity. At the same time, Dkvinity said that the author offers “much better evidence” for the second thesis, Gandhi’s racist oof. Nick rated it did not like it Dec 23, Singh charges that the popular image Among prominent leaders of the twentieth century, perhaps no one is more highly regarded than Mahatma Gandhi. It also presents the content of original sworn on oath affidavit filed by William Francis Doherty’s wife, Annette H.
They are troublesome, very dirty and live almost like animal. The congress Party dominated by Gandhi was set up under the patronage of the British authorities.
Among prominent leaders of the twentieth century, perhaps no one is more highly regarded than Mahatma Gandhi. He was horrified when he was lodged with “natives” in the same jail ward. Scholars and Gandhis Racism.
Arti rated it liked it Jun 30, And it is a good thing for him Shudra not to arrogate a Varna caste to which he is not born. This page was last edited divjnity 22 Decemberat My library Help Advanced Book Search. Saga marked it as to-read Feb 15, Where Gandhi left off, his followers have picked up, and they continue their own sophisticated campaigns, both in India and abroad.
Professor Manfred Steger, author of Gandhi’s Dilemma: Feb 27, Neha Tyagi rated it liked it. Parikshit Shome rated it it was amazing Sep byy, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Later parts 4, and 5 consider Gandhi’s politics before and after the Boer War in South Africa, providing examples of what the author sees as racism from Gandhi towards blacks. Gandhi Cover page by Prometheus Books.
In this explosive, intriguing, and provocative