Criticizing Modern Indian Holy Cows Considered Dangerous

A little while ago, I saw this tweet -- which I append below. It relates to the mainstream media's response to Shri Mohan Bhagwat's comment that "Mother" Teresa was motivated by her desire to convert people to Christianity. That seems really odd to me. I would have surmised that the fact that Teresa was basically … Continue reading Criticizing Modern Indian Holy Cows Considered Dangerous

List of Pages on Teresa the Merciless

Here's a list of pages that deal with the "Mother" Teresa. These pages don't show up in the category "Mother Teresa" -- hence this post. Teresa: Ghoul of Calcutta by Hitchens. Sunanda Datta-Ray: “Driven by Self-interest”. Shields: “Teresa’s House of Illusions” Kanchan Gupta: "A State Funeral?" Wuellenweber: “Mother Teresa: Where are her millions”? Hitchen’s Interview: … Continue reading List of Pages on Teresa the Merciless

The Pope’s Minions are Furiously Evangelising India

Catholics consider the pope to be their god's representative on earth. In other words, anyone who declares himself or herself to be a Catholic necessarily believes that what the pope says about the nature of the universe is absolutely correct. So now consider a few of the current pope's pronouncements. Just those few lines explain … Continue reading The Pope’s Minions are Furiously Evangelising India

Abusing Children Teresa Style

On Aug 1st British television carried an investigative piece by Donal McIntyre about the treatment of children in an orphanage run by Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity. He quotes Dr Aroup Chatterjee, a medical doctor in London and the author of Mother Teresa: The Final Verdict, as saying that “the Indian government is “terrified” of … Continue reading Abusing Children Teresa Style