Computing, Libraries, Tennis, India & other interests of Vikas Kamat
|Foolish Temple. Foolish Devotees.|| |
| Foolish Temple. Foolish Devotees.|
In India, Hindu fanatics today defied civil sense and a court order
to offer a symbolic prayer at Ayodhya
(link to CNN story).
I am reminded of a
beautiful poem by Dinakara Desai.
Building a temple for the Lord?
Hmm. I see that you are. You foolish one!
You think you can contain the Lord in your four walls?
Can you build a wall around the universe for the Omnipresent?!
You foolish one thinks the Lord is needier than fellow poor man?!
(The Complete text in Kannada
BBC: FAQ on the Ayodhya Dispute
|(Comments Disabled for Now. Sorry!)||First Written: Friday, March 15, 2002|
Last Modified: 1/29/2003
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