The terrible incidence in Mangalore left everyone stunned yesterday – shocking and disgraceful.
Why militant faith is on the rise again? Where does this closed-minded arrogance come from?
Convictions about moral right and wrong and audacity to enforce them disregarding the law is the hallmark of such hideous incidences.
Who is to blame? Is it religious fundamentalism? or is there something fundamentally wrong about religion which suppresses doubt and demands unqualified faith in mythical dogma? Religion, by its very nature, breeds fundamentalism.