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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He is revered by the vast maso of Hindus as the hero of Indian independence, and many people throughout the world consider him to be a modern saint. How little did they know that Gandhi regarded the black people slightly above the animal level?
The book was written in biographical form teh 60 years after the assassination of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhiand challenges his divintiy as a saintly, benevolent, and pacifistic leader of Indian independence, told through Gandhi’s own writings and actions over the course of his life.
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His Satyagrah was for the better treatment of Indians, who, according to Gandhi were treated the same way as savage Kaffirs native people were.
The book claims that the Christian clergy first started “the Gandhi myth” — they wanted to elevate Gandhi to a 20th-century messiah and then convert him to Christianity, something that would open the floodgate for evangelizing Hindu masses. Jaedan Thandi rated it it was amazing Feb 10, Behind mask of divinity is only about Zulu rebel and the time Gandhi spend in South Africa. It starts by presenting a majority of earlier publications on Gandhi and g.b.singgh interactions and exposure if any of the authors of those publications to Gandhi and his ideology.
Rudest marked it as to-read Jan 06, Feb 27, Neha Tyagi rated it liked it. This book is an attempt to close the gap between the popularised Gandhi ganfhi the historical Behinv. 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.
Harpreet Singh marked it as to-read Mar 31, Lia marked it as to-read Sep massk, Further, the book talks about Gandhi’s alleged role in support of ethnic cleansing for his defense of Adolf Hitlerhis “condemning” of Jews and the Gandhk for not committing “collective suicide” by surrendering to the Nazis and also his condemning of Sikhs for not accepting the partition of Punjab in over their own massacre and uprooting.
Behind the Mask of Divinity.
Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity
Kaffirs are as a general rule uncivilized — the convicts even more so. Gandhi and Ethnic Cleansing.
Retrieved from ” https: Singh puts forward that the portrayal of Gandhi as a great leader is “the work of the G.b.isngh propaganda machine” and Christian clergy with ulterior motives; and, furthermore, it was based on irrationality and deception which historians have failed to critically examine.
Reincarnation of Christ and Gandhi before Pilate.
They thought that by elevating Diviniy to a 20 th century messiah and then converting him would open the flood gate for evangelizing Hindu masses. The “apostle of gy urged the Indian people to support the British by enlisting in the behinf during World War I. Sini Ilvonen marked it as to-read Jun 09, The Russian Revolution of spurted national movements against colonial rule. Meeting the African Americans. Megh rated it it was amazing Sep 03, They are troublesome, very dirty and live almost like animal.
May be as many as one million people perished in the communal frenzy and thousands of young women were kidnapped while Gandhi was reciting the murderous sermons from his favorite scripture — Bhagvad Gita. Getting Ready for Satyagraha.
Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity by G.B. Singh
Portraits of Gandhi depicted him as Hindu avatar and Christian saint. In order to avoid the obligation to intervene in Rwanda, the Western powers led by President Clinton put pressure on the United Nations Security Council not to characterize the mass murder of Tootsies as genocide.
Rajasekaran Manoharan marked it as to-read Oct 02, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. It is commendable and such museums should be built in every capital in the world to remind people of the heinous crimes of the Nazis. He told the white colonists that the preservation of racial purity Apartheid was as important to the Indians as to Europeans.
Alex rated it it was ok Sep 07, He kept insisting up to the last moment that the country would be partitioned only over his dead body! Also this book, though narrowly focused, should stand as a guide alerting us to how thoroughly the Gandhi propagandists and others have succeeded in deceiving us. Bhuvanesh Khandelwal marked it as to-read Jan 05, In his stay of twenty years in South Africa, he had no social contacts with the Kaffirs, as he did not see any common ground with them in the daily affairs of life.
Xavier William in the Midwest Book Review accused the author of mud slinging and compared it to another anti-Gandhi piece written by Khushwant Singh. It is a cruel joke and one of the biggest fabrications of the twentieth century that Gandhi won Indian freedom without spilling a drop of blood. Vladeks marked it as to-read Nov 16, To ask other readers questions about Gandhiplease sign up.
Singh states that he spent 20 years collecting Gandhi’s original writings, speeches and other documents for this research book. He proclaimed that the British Empire was for the welfare of the whole world and he accepted the superiority and predominance of white race.
Analyzing the Gandhi Gospels.
The Kansas City Star. InGandhi delivered violent speeches inciting racial hatred against the British. The English translation masm this book opens with: Rather, it should provide a standard by which to weigh the Gandhian literature for accuracy and objectivity.
The congress Party dominated by Gandhi was set up under the patronage of the British authorities. The oppressors — the proponents of colonialism, slavery, racism and casteism – have imposed their own version of history on the victims through manipulation, deception and hypocrisy.