This book is entirely different from books that have been written on Indian civil societal relations, spiritual character, political economy, philosophical foundations, scientific roots, cultural essence, and historicity. It takes a journey from tribals upwards and looks at the pyramid of the communities in an inverse order.
In this book each community that was/is historically treated as unclean by Hindu Spiritual Fascism emerges as not only more clean than the Brahmin self, but also more nationalistic than that self. It draws the battle lines between spiritual fascism and spiritual democracy and predicts the possible course of an inevitable civil war between the hegemonized and the hegemonizer in the realms of spiritual life, social life and political life. It holds the hegemonic forces responsible for the ensuing ...
Chapter 9: Social Smugglers
Our long journey across the civil societal terrain of the Adivasis, Chandalas and the Shudras gave us an understanding that the socio-economic, cultural, spiritual and philosophic life of these communities has enormous potential of reshaping India in their own image. That India will be entirely different from what it is now. After crossing this beautiful social terrain of the Adivasi, Chandala and the Shudra castes we enter into a caste called Vaishyas, who are known as the Komatis in the Telugu region. This caste operates in the realm of business all over India, as it is their spiritually sanctified profession. Though small in number, a major part of the market economy that operates outside the non-Muslim, non-Buddhist, non-Pharisee, non-Sikh and non-Christian market ...