[Advaita-l] 'End' not 'Means'
Aditya Varun Chadha
adichad at gmail.com
Sat Apr 29 00:36:50 CDT 2006
Yes, I personally dislike Ad Hominem attacks in arguments, they serve
no real purpose except making things unnecessarily bitter. Here I
agree with Kadambi ji. Whoever is trying to undermine the argument by
tainting the arguer's image, please find out what "Ad hominem" means
and why it is a logical fallacy.
On 4/29/06, Prasad Ramamurthy Kadambi <kaupeenavanta at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 4/29/06, Ramesh Krishnamurthy <rkmurthy at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Jaldhar wrote:
> > The irony here is that a person born and brought up in a foreign land,
> > where people eat beef and use toilet paper instead of water, is
> > pretending to be "orthodox". He has no qualms in crossing the seas and
> > shaking hands with beef-eaters. All these things are of course trivial
> > superstitions that our ancestors had. But when it comes to matters
> > that impact people's self-respect, reform is a four-letter word.
> Very sad to see a mail like this. I'ts unfortunate that the members
> are not keeping the decorum, what the name of the list demands. With
> humility I say I'm Sorry.
> Prasad Kadambi
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