by P. Muralidharan
The historian concluded his presentation
and waited for the questions
from colleagues and the press.
“Professor, how do you conclude
diverse religions were practiced in this region?
What is the evidence?”
The professor displayed a chosen slide again.
The stone walls of a cave was full of
“These are not unintelligible friends,” remarked the scholar,
“on an existing engraving a different
religious sermon had been etched in a different holy language
and upon it another one and so on.”
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