Sabarimala is not a social activity. Kerala Hindus offer pilgrimage only for personal gain. They care nothing for Hinduism.
1. My aunt & uncle went to Sabarimala for 40 years. But when VP Singh, Advani or Vajpayee would appear on TV, they'd say, "Why doesn't someone shoot him."
2. They had absolutely no sense of Hinduism or nationhood. For them it was all about the Gandhi family and the preservation of Congress rule. They said, "India doesn't need opposition parties. Congress should be allowed to rule freely so they can take India to prosperity."
3. When The Hindu exposed the Bofors bribes scandal involving Rajiv Gandhi, my uncle cancelled the subscription and started reading the Indian Express. When the Express started exposing the Gandhi family's links to Bofors, he cancelled its subscription too.
4. He got the Christian paper Malayalam Manorama which was totally pro Congress. I asked him why he didn't want to read the truth. He exploded, "These papers are all liars. They are ganging up on the Gandhi's. Plain and simple."
5. I asked what possible reason could the papers and opposition parties have to gang up like this. Also, the Bofors scandal is proved. It's clear that either the Gandhis or someone close to them took bribes.
6. His reply was beyond belief: "Rajiv, Sonia and the kids are white skinned and beautiful. The entire opposition is envious of their skin and good looks. That is the problem. There is no other reason."
7. Incredibly, this uncle was black skinned, short and pudgy. Not sure if that had anything to do with his slavish thraldom towards the Gandhis. The couple broke off ties with my other uncles who supported the BJP or CPM.
8. I said to my uncle: "Christians and Muslims vote purely for their own parties. But we don't, it's harming us to vote secular." Sitting under a portrait of Sri Narayana Guru, he said grandly, "We are not like them."
9. How can such people who care nothing about the community and Hindu religion be called social. They aren't social but antisocial, plus antinational.
10. Christians attend Velankanni pilgrimage and come back full of zeal to do something for Christianity. Muslims return from Haj and are fired up for the Ummah. Most Kerala Hindus return from Sabarimala & say, "Mudi must rejine." "Dismantle Hindutva." "Smash Brahmin Patriarchy."
11. Sabarimala waiting halls are full of filth, with wild pigs loitering around. Kerala Hindus sleep amid that filth. They did not demand clean facilities and the management of the temple did not provide it to them despite earning hundreds of crores in revenue.
12. Clearly, Kerala Hindus think of pilgrimage as an individual activity rather social. Most of the millions who attend temples in Kerala go there with 100% detachment from society. Meanwhile, the secular and jehadi hyenas are planning to take over these same temples.

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Btw, my uncle was an IRS commissioner. Aunt was a headmistress. Neither 100% literacy nor higher education gave them awareness, intelligence or knowledge. Forget Shatrubodh.

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