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Jesus Christ was a Tamil Hindu, claims RSS founder's controversial book

Updated on: 23 February,2016 02:35 PM IST  | 
Dharmendra Jore | dharmendra.jore@mid-day.com

Senior priest and the director of the Bombay Archdiocesan Heritage Museum, Father Warner D'Souza, however said that such books cannot shake the faith of true Christians

Jesus Christ was a Tamil Hindu, claims RSS founder's controversial book


A Mumbai-based right-wing trust is reissuing a 1946 book by one of the founders of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh that claims Jesus Christ was born a Tamil Hindu.

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The outlandish claims in the book Christ Parichay, written in 1946 by Ganesh Damodar Savarkar (left),  include one that says people from the Essenes cult rescued the crucified Christ and revived him with medicinal plants and herbs from the Himalayas. It says Christ attained
The outlandish claims in the book Christ Parichay, written in 1946 by Ganesh Damodar Savarkar (below),  include one that says people from the Essenes cult rescued the crucified Christ and revived him with medicinal plants and herbs from the Himalayas. It says Christ attained 'Samadhi' in Kashmir



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