You have so thoroughly adopted the English disguise that it will not be easy for any one to suspect you of having written this ‘curious article.’ It especially delights me to see how ingeniously you contrive to say what you announce you do not wish to discuss, i.e. the purport of the theology. In short, we are all of opinion
It would be interesting to know of our ancestors.
We know more of world History than our own Family history.
India, Hindus are expected to remember at least the names of people of Even generations and do a Ritual (Tharpana,offering Water and sesame seeds at least once a month to three generations, both paternal and maternal)
Those among Brahmins, who do the 'Abhivaadanam'( of offering respects to elders) would know the progenitor of their Clan, normally three in number.
They are Rishis, seers, who are the foremost of their Clan.
But now people can not even remember or know their Great-grand father's Name.In
In the West Data Bank is available, to know one's family History.
A rare map of India was forward edto me from a Yahoo Group,kudlabluz. Note the spelling of the Towns. Sadras in Tamil Nadu is called Chaturangapatnam now.. 'Haidarabad',Tinnevely ....
Thanks. ,Srinivasan Rajan.