Dalits : Between Church and Temple

Caste, that inexplicable conundrum of Hindu society, has relinquished some of its’ famed rigidity. Last week, as the nation celebrated Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s psychological breakthrough with Pakistan, the Ramakrishna Mission successfully ordained a Pulayar (Dalit) as temple priest at Adoor, Kerala. T.K. Subramandian’s baptism as Swami Vishudhananda was … Read More