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Teacher: Look Kabir, I had never clung to any established religion or god... I used to think man rose above all this and was no less important himself.... When you see man dehumanising himself, you feel very threatened. Time is running out. Now we cannot live without any support.... On what shall we rely? The ground beneath my feet is slipping.... But man doesn't dehumanise himself so easily....

Kabir: You've seen, teacher. This is what I've tried to say in my writing. There is a conspiracy on to dehumanise...
‘Dushshamoy', 1992, Buddhadeva Bhattacharya

If your body was not like the solid teak wood, my eyes would not have even noticed you. It would have skipped you like it did with other men. Your temple-bull-like shoulders kindles desire in every woman, to rest there. Please come and occupy my inner sanctum sanctorum as its deity.
‘Ponnar-Shankar', M. Karunanidhi

I couldn't witness it at all. From time to time people from Hebbar family would come out to fling the leaf plates. The Korgas were falling on them like hungry vultures....

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