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Communalism and its manifestations in India

Communalism etymologically has been derived from Communal meaning deriving out of some commonality and ism, which means ideology. Hence communalism is referred to as a set of ideology which has been derived out of a commonality. Communalism is generally synonymous with religion but Religious communalism is just a facet of it. There can be other… Read More »

Communalism in India

Communalism is formed out of two words: common which means deriving out of some commonality and ism which is a system of ideas or ideology. At global level, in virtually all existing societies, communalism exists in one form or the other. Usually, communalism is confused with it being related to religion only, but religious communalism… Read More »