A response to Madhu Kishwar’s article “Don’t like this temple? Choose another” in The Hindu, 17 January 2013
"The imperious missionaries of liberalism have no respect for the diversity of India’s belief systems and have taken it upon themselves to reform everything they perceive as outdated and incorrect" says Madhu Purnima Kishwar, noted academic and founder editor of Manushi - a journal about women and society.
This fitting response exposes the flaws in her arguments and reiterates the need for eradicating the prevalent odious rituals of purity, whether in the family or the temple.
Dear Ms. Madhu Purnima Kishwar: