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Devdutt Pattanaik

#7: Pride – Supreme Virtue or Original Sin?

By | Devdutt Pattanaik |Mythologist, Author, Illustrator, Speaker

“Be proud of who you are” is flashed across ads, motivational posters and self-help books. We have all heard of people who claim to be proud of their nation, their gender, their sexuality, their caste, etc. While some of these ideas such as gay pride and dalit pride have led to progressive movements and empowerment, other ideas of identity based pride boost regressive social formations.

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