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BY- JAYA CHOUDHARY

For decades, India has struggled with the issue of 'forced' religious conversions to Christianity. Missionaries in India converted 1 lakh individuals and adopted 50,000 villages in a year, according to recent reports, taking advantage of the lockdown enforced because of the Covid-19 outbreak. In addition, the missionaries constructed a record number of churches in hundreds of communities where none had previously existed.


Subsequently, reports have surfaced of a Christian convert son refusing to cremate his Hindu mother, providing yet another example of how the Christian conversion mafia is causing rifts in Hindu families. Even though his mother had not joined Christianity, Dharam Pratap Singh, who later became David, allegedly wished to bury his mother Saroj Devi and refused to cremate her as per Hindu tradition.

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Shweta Suman, Saroja Devi's granddaughter, a Jharkhand native, learned of her father's unwillingness to execute the cremation. She struggled all the way to Jharkhand to ensure her grandmother's cremation was carried out according to the specified protocols for Atma Mukti, even under a rigorous lockdown.

Shweta Suman has petitioned the local SP for an investigation into her grandmother's death and her maternal uncle's conversion to Christianity. His maternal uncle used to push his maternal grandmother to convert to Christianity, according to the suit. Saroj Devi died on Wednesday, but owing to the demand for burial, David did not conduct the final rituals. Shweta said that because her maternal grandmother refused to embrace any other faith till she died and was a devout Hindu, the Sanatan method should be used to complete the funeral rites.

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The bizarre event demonstrates once again that the threat of conversion is intended not only to convert naive Hindus to other religions but also to induce dissatisfaction against the religion from which they are converting. Dharmendra had been so brainwashed that he refused to fire the pyre of a mother who had carried him for nine months, nourished him, and perhaps raised him with love and sacrifice. Despite this, Dharmendra had an unfathomable disliking for Hindu customs, which finally turned completely heartless toward his mother's corpse.

In November last year, a similar example was recorded from Palghar district's Wada, where two brothers clashed over their mother's funeral ceremonies owing to the seed of division planted by the Christian conversion mafia. Hindus are being converted to other religions in large numbers, posing a danger to India's integrity. Therefore, the need of the hour is to bring these Christian conversion mafias under control.


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