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The head and heart of secularism

Let institutional efficiency and not essence of religion be our guide

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secularism | hijab | Muslims

Dipankar Gupta 



Dipankar Gupta

Discussions in India on whether a particular religious practice offends the principles of get embroiled, ironically, in the coils of religion. In good faith, Indian law-makers have often given themselves the difficult task of deciding if a certain practice is “essential” to the religion concerned before opening the secular gates to it.

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First Published: Mon, June 20 2022. 23:24 IST

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