A Few Comments on J.L. Devananda’s Response – Part Two
By Bandu de Silva
3. Political Overview & Conclusion
3.1 Anagarika Dharmapala – the Villain!
For the purpose of this article, it is not proposed to engage in a discussion over present day thinking among some of the Sinhalese, whether they be Buddhists or otherwise, but suffice it to point out that this ‘post-modern’ argument of associating Anagarika Dharmmapala as the villain of the alleged present day Sinhala-Buddhist prejudicial perception of the “other” has gone too far. [click to read in full ~ dbsjeyaraj.com]