Jain's pay attention 💥
Ministry of culture has set up an Expert committee for the Holistic study of origin & evolution of Indian culture since 12,000 years. Not a single JAIN representative in the list. Neither Buddhist.
Nor can you see the words Prakrit, Pali, Brahmi anywhere.
What is happening?
Are we heading towards learning FALSE HISTORY again? See all the Name's and judge for yourself the outcome.
Will any scholar from this list present the Jain side of history? That too without any bias?
This is a call out to representatives of all the JAIN ORGANIZATIONS and influential people, activists to write to the Union Minister of State for Culture & Tourism - Shri @prahladspatel and to our PM - Shri @narendramodi questioning them about this major lapse.
Why is there no one to represent the Jain religion that is antique & has contributed hugely to the rich culture and heritage of our country
why such bias behaviour with jains.
@ASIGoI have never ever till now accepted the fact that they don't give a damn about our age old Temple
In the name heritage site they let our idol's n temple get vandalised by the people who consider it as a picnic spot.
To my surprise there are many @ASIGoI members in the list who will be doing study.
Now one can expect what kind of treatment we are going to get
We want minimum 2 jain representative in the committee so that they can provide the most precise information of Jainism.
#SupportJains #MinoritySupressed

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