A CONTROVERSIAL BOOK PENNED BY GANESH SAVARKAR BROTHER OF LATER HINDUTVA IDEALOGUE VD.SAVARKAR
Recently, a sensational news has been published in all newspapers and electronic media on Jesus being a Tamil Hindu (A laughable comment). The book “Christ Parichay” written by Ganesh Savarkar in 1940’s is being re-launched on 26th Feb, 2016. This controversial book hurt the sentiments of the Christians in the country also around the world.
Ganesh’s Book says that Jesus Christ was born in India and was a Tamil Hindu Brahmin. He spoke Tami and Christianity was a sect of Hinduism. He even goes on to write that Jesus REAL Name was Keshao Krishna & his complexion was dark. He wrote that Palestinians and Arab countries were Hindu lands and Jesus travelled to India to learn yoga.
The book also claims that people from Essene cult rescued crucified Jesus and revived him with herbs in Himalayas. It also says that Christ attained Samadhi in Kashmir. Asked about the claims in the book, senior priest Father D’Souza says such book will not shake the faith of Christians.
Pastor PD Sundar Rao from Andhra Pradesh questioned the publishers of the book as to how someone who lived during1900’s wrote about Jesus Christ who lived 2000 Years ago? He even dared the people to come over for an open debate on this issue.
Christians in Pakistan website, wrote about this issue “Obsessions with Jesus Character; Hindus Introduce Hindu Jesus”.