Most respected Sir,
are a group of Tamil speaking Indians from Chennai.
The present course of events have pained us and left us feeling
In a Hindu country, a Hindu religious leader has been in prison for
2 months without proof, and upon his release, his junior has been
As we are not the group to incite violence or march protests in
public disrupting life or destroying public property, we feel that the
countryís leaders have opted to look the other way.
have had great admiration for you, for your background in the sciences,
and your courage of conviction in your self: your love of the common
Indian is well known.
Hence we are appealing to you.
We have no one to turn to or anywhere else where we will be heard.
Holiness Shri Jayendra Saraswathi is our guru, our Hindu spiritual
has integrated with people from all walks of life thus breaking the
traditions of the centuries old Mutt.
His good work is known far and wide, and He is respected by one and
the political side, in Tamil Nadu, there has been a tirade against the
Hindu Gods from EVRís times.
There was a conscious fight to push certain sections of society
students went to Pilani, IIT, and on to greener pastures in the UK and the
highly successful people turned to their country and religious
institutions like the Kanchee Mutt contributed both time and money with an
For the Tamil speaking population, The Guru they found in Jayendra
Saraswathi was well justified.
increasing funds, they became the point of attention of the present
At this point I would like to mention that the HR&CE board has
access to all temple funds.
All Hindu temple lands are much sought after for some reason be it
in the name of the recently devastating tsunami, or another.
All the monies from the Hundies are questionably dispersed.
In such a time, the very life of our Hindu leader is at stake, and
all of Hinduism is being targeted.
Innocent people are tyrannized for wanting to pay respects to their
is no freedom to pray to Siva to grant His Holiness release from the
People are in fear and dare not visit Kalavai or Kancheepuram where
the Seers are.
The Law and Order for Tamil Nadu is to slap the Goonda Act on
law-abiding citizens, and anyone who dares voice their opinion.
Is this Democracy?
Is there any freedom of speech?
When they question the activities of the Mutt, are they the
controllers of the nation's moral and ethical values?
When they accuse the practices of the Mutt, do they have a right to
openly scoff at Hinduism and its Gods and religious leaders?
It is better to be a minority religion in this country.
It is not safe for Hindus any more.
I pray, I want to know why is everyone looking the other way?