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  • For every housewife and every longshoreman and every Hindu nationalist and every teacher.
  • And by the chance of propinquity she read scores of books unnatural to her gay white littleness: volumes of anthropology with ditches of foot-notes filled with heaps of small dusty type, Parisian imagistes, Hindu recipes for curry, voyages to the Solomon Isles, theosophy with modern American improvements, treatises upon success in the real-estate business.

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  • Hindu/Muslim discord resulted in partitioning and violence in post-colonial India.
  • ...the Bank of Karma, where the liberation account of each of us is credited or debited depending on our actions. This, in a holy nutshell, is Hinduism,
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi

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