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    Re: Link between Rastafari and Hindus?

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    Consider the nature of indentured servitude and that of sadhus. It seems absurd to me that a sadhu would volunteer to be taken from the holy land, the places of pilgrimage, sources of...
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    Re: Link between Rastafari and Hindus?

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    It seems somewhat plausible that there were sadhus because the Rasta dreadlock hairstyle is evidently in imitation of that adopted by most Sadhus.
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    Re: Link between Rastafari and Hindus?

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    One thing that did strike me was the claim that sadhus had journeyed with the other Indians to Jamaica. It seems to me nobody in their right mind would attempt to make a slave of a sadhu....
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    Re: Link between Rastafari and Hindus?

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    I don't doubt that Hinduism influenced Rastafarism, but there's a lot of new-age junk passed off as Hinduism in that article.
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