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DECEMBER 2006 ARTICLE - MALAYALAM
VOL:5 ISSUE:12

BIBLICAL Vs GANDHIAN THOUGHTS AND LIQUOR PROHIBITION
thZ]pkvXIhpw Kmnb Bibfpw aZyh\hpw

By DR. SYRIAC THOMAS

aZyh\{]m\w ss{IkvXhPohnXtbpw Kmnb Nntbbpw Xn KmVambn _nnp Hcp {]h\taJebmWv. {InkvXob k`tbbpw kapltbpw kw_nnStmfhpw KmnPnbpw Gsd {]tPmZ\w sImncpXpw thZ]pkvXIn \nmWv. {InkvXphns {]t_m[\sfmsbpw {]tXyInv, AhnSs Kncn{]`mjWw, KmnPnbpsS lrZbs hfscb[nIw kv]in HmsWv Atlw Xs ]ebnSpw tcJsSpnbnpv. Atlns Fm {]m\mtbmKfnepw thZ]pkvXIn\npw Hcp `mKw hmbnpXn\p \njvIjnncpp. Atln\p Ghpw Csncp `mKw Kncn{]`mjWw Bbncpp FXp KmnPnbpsS PohNcn{Xn tcJsSpnbnpv.

KmnPn kzmX{ykacn Atlns {]h\fpsS Ahn`mPy `mKfmn P\apmsI kan GXm\pw ImcyfnsemmWv aZyh\w Fp \apdnbmw. JmZn{]NmcWw, lnn ]T\w, Nbn \q \qphm kv{XoIġp \Inb Blzm\w, AbntmmS\w, aZyh\w Chbnsmw KmnPn ZinXp kmaqlnIamb amġp iamb D]m[nI F \nebnemWv. Cysbtmse sshhn[yam Hcp kaqln kmaqlnI\oXn \SmpXn\p Ghpw Ffpamb amw F \nemWv KmnPn Xs Cu {]h\sf honncpXv.

As\bmWv aZyh\{]h\w \psS cmPyns kzmX{ykacnsXs Hcp `mKambn amdnbXv. KmnPnsb kw_nnStmfw tbip{InkvXphns\tmseXs ]mhfptSbpw klmbahcptSbpw ]w ]nSnpXn\mWv Atlw kzbw hy{KX ImnbXv. CXntep KmnPnsb t{]cnn apJyamb {]tPmZ\hpw tbip{InkvXp Xsbmbncpp.

KmnPntbmSv Hcn Hcp ]mmXy ]{X{]hI tNmZnpIbpmbn: kzmX{yw e`np Ignbptm kzX{`mcXns cm{ob BNmcy BcmbncnWsav Xm B{Klnpp? [Whom do you want to be the mastor of the free India ?] Hcp \nanjwt]mepw BtemNnmsX KmnPn Atln\p adp]Sn \In; [The poorest of the poor should be the master of free India.] ]mhshcn Ghpw ]mhsh\mbncnWw kzX{z CUybpsS bPam\. tbip{InkvXphntXnt\mSp hfscb[nIw kam\amb coXnbnembncpp Fmbvtmgpw KmnPnbpsS Bibfpw NnmKXnIfpw {]h\ssienIfpw DcnncnXv. AXpsImmWv aZyh\s KmnPn Atlns {InbmIamb cm{ob{]h\ns Ahn`mPyamb LSIambn amnbXv.

KmnPnbpsS a\pw Nnbpw Ftmgpw {]hnncpXv ]mhshtcbpw Azm\np P\hn`mKtfbpw Npnnbmbncpp. Phlem s\lvdphpw kZm h`mbn ]tepw kzX{z`mcXns `cWNpaXe GsSppXn\p apmbn cm{]nXmhpw XfpsS Kpcphpamb KmnPnbpsS ASptpsNv A\p{KlmnkpIfpw D]tZifpw tXSn. KmnPn Ahsc D]tZinXv C{]ImcamWv. `cWm[n]m F \nebn Xocpam\ FSptnhcptm, {]tXyInv Fp Xocpam\saSpWsap ktlapmIptm, CUybnse Ghpw ]mhshs\n a\n NnnpI; Ah\v A\pIqeamb Xocpam\w FSppI. B Xocpam\w icnbpw Dahpambnpw. [While taking decision as administrators, especially when you are in doubt, think of the poorest man in India and take a decision in favour of him. That decision will be the apt and correct decision.]

KmnPnbpsS ss{]hv sk{Idnbpw hfpaIfpambncp tUm. kqioe \ (]nmev BtcmKyhIpn tI{a{nbmbn.) CUybpsS aZyh\tZiob kanXnbpsS Aybmbncpp. B Imev 1987--88 tIcfnse aZyh\ {]mtZinI kanXnbpsS sk{Idnbmbn {]hnpXn\p F\npw Ahkcw e`nncpp. B am\yalXn tIcfw kin Ahkcn tIcf aZy\ntcm[\kanXnbpsS {]knUmbncp {ioaXn evan Fw. tat\m htbm[nIbmbncp {ioaXn kqioetbmsSmw tIcfnepS\ofw kcnpXn\mbn Fs NpaXesSpn. B bm{XnSbn KmnPnbpambp Xs hyn_ԧfneqsS A\p`hndn ]e kw`hfpw hnhcnpIbpmbn. Ahbnsemv Cu ]men hfsc kwKXambXpsImv \ntfmsSmw ]pshbvpXn\p Rm B{KlnbmWv. FpsImmWv aZyh\w CUybpsS cm{obhpw kmaqlnIhpamb ]men hfscb[nIw {]m[m\yalnpp F Bibs ]npWpXmb Hcp kw`hambncpp AXv.

CUyp kzmX{yw InpXn\p sXmp app amkfn Hcp Znhkw KmnPn Ulnbn hv _nfm lukn Xmaknbmbncpp. ssht{kmbnbmbncp auv _m {]`p UlnbnsehnsStbm ki\w Ignv aSpIbmbncp kabv Imdnshv Atlns ss{]hv sk{Idn KmnPn Uln \Kcneps hnhcw ssht{kmbnsb Adnbnp. cm{obamb FXnpIfpsS \Sphnepw auv _m {]`p KmnPnsb hyn]cambn _lpam\npIbpw BZcnpIbpw kulrZw ]pepIbpw sNbvXncpp. ssht{kmbn KmnPnsb Ulnbn ImWpXn\mbn Xocpam\np. apIqn kabsampw \nbnmsXXs ssht{kmbnbpw ]cnhmchpw _nfmancntep bm{XXncnp. ssht{kmbnbpsS hml\hyqlw tImemletfmsS _nfm ancnsen. tUm. kqioem s]sp ]pdphv Imcyw Xncnn. KmnPnbpambn Hcp kulrZkw`mjWn\mWv ssht{kmbnbpw teUn auv _m\pw hncnpsX Imcyw a\nembn. DSXs kpioem KmnPnbpsS apdnbnsen ssht{kmbnbpw `mcybpw ImWm hncnppsh hnhcw KmnPnsb Adnbnp. B kabw KmnPn UlnSpp {Kmafn\npsanb ]mhs IrjnmcpsS thhem[nI tIġpIbpw AXn\p ]cnlmc \ntinbpw Ahsc BizknnpIbpw sNpIbmbncpp. Ahsc s]mXp\ncn kcnm A\phZnpn, s]mXpInWn\npw shw tImcm A\phZnpn, s]mXpt{Xn Ahsc Bcm[\p Ibpn, CsXmsbpambncpp B ]mhs {KmaoWcpsS ]cmXnI. atsXmcp `cWm[nImcntbm t\Xmthm Bbncpsn B ]mhs IjIsc Dt]nnv ssht{kmbnsb FXntcphm X{Xsp t]mIpambncpp. Fm KmnPn sNbvXXv AX. KmnPnp bmsXmcp `mht`Zhpapmbn. Aev]kabw Imncnphm `hyXtbmsS kpioem hgn AYnXnIsf hnhcadnbnp. \nanj ]eXp Ignp. Xn B{ibnpw hnizmkanpw Zqcefn\npsanb {KmaoWcpsS Fm ]cmXnIfpw hniZambn tIdntijamWv KmnPn Xs hninmXnYnIsf kzoIcnphms\nbXv. ssht{kmbn {]ISamb AkpntbmsS KmnPntbmSp ]dp; Cu cmPyns kp{][m\amb Nne Imcy N sNpXn\mWv Rm hXv. Fm \nsfs Imncnnbnv DmsXbpw IpSnmsXbpw IpfnmsXbpw \Sp Cu {KmaoWtcmsSmv kwkmcnv Fs hnes kabw ]mgmn. Hpw {]tIm]nX\mImsX KmnPn adp]Sn \In. "Atbm {]`p! \mw N sNm t]mIp cmPyw Cu a\pjycptSXmWv." [Yor Excellency, but, the country we are going to discuss belongs to these people]

AsX, CUy almcmPyns DSaI Cu ]mhs {KmaoWcmWv. KmnPnbpsS a\n Fpapmbncp Nn CXmbncpp. KmnPn aZyh\s Xs apKW\m {Ianep hnjbambn kzoIcnXv CUybnse {Kmafnse km[mcW P\fpsS PohnXfn aZyw hcpnbncp `oXnP\Iamb tZmj^esf a\nemnbXpsImpw apIXpsImpamWv. CUybnse {Kmafn aZyh\w \Smnbnsn Ahp kmnI`{ZX DmIpIbnsp KmnPnp hyamb Xncndnhpmbncpp. AXpsImmWv aZyh\s ]hn{Xhpw kp{][m\hpamb Hcp {]h\taJebmbn Atlw XncsSpXv.

KmnPn ]dncnpXv Hcp aWnq kabw CUybpsS GIm[n]Xn BIm Ahkcw e`nm Rm BZyw sNp {]hn \nbaw aptJ\ Fm aZyjmpIfpw ASp]qpIbmbncnpw. FmWnXns Aw? CUybnse ]mhshcpsS PohnXs Ghpw amcIambn _m[np kmaqlnIXn aZymknbmWv. km[mcWmcpsS ISw s]cpIpXn\pw `h\fn Ielw s]cpIpXn\pap {][m\ ImcWw aZymknbmWv. tZip \Sp sIme]mXIfptSbpw _emkwKfptSbpw BlXyIfptSbpw NpcpfpI Agnptm AXns Hsbpw ASnthcmbn {]XysSpXv aZyhpw, aZyw sImSppXmb kz`mhZqjyfpambncnpw. Cs nXnhnhcWpIf\pkcnv ssZhns kzw \mSmb tIcfnemWv BlXyI Ghpw A[nIambncnpXv. Cu BlXyIfpsS ImcWambn ]dbpXv ISsWnbpw AXn\p ImcWambn ]dbpXv aZymknbpamWv.

Keoe {Kma{]tZifn Pnhnv, Azm\nphcpw `mcw Npaphcpta Fs ASp hcpho, Rm \nsf Bizknnpw Fv Blzm\w sNbvX tbip{InkvXphns XncphN\tfmSv XmZmyap KmnPnbpsS BibkwlnXbn \npw Dcpncn {]h\ taJe F A\p`htmsS thWw {InkvXobk`I aZyh\ {]m\tmSp kabX {]ISamtXv. kaqlnse ]e XnIfptSbpw B[mchpw ASnm\hpw aZyamIbm {InkvXobkaqlhpw, k`bpw, AXnse taeymcpw Cu hnjbs hfsc KuchtmsS Dsmtnbncnpp.

{Kop tImSoizc\mb PmIznen sIUnsb cmaXp hnhmlw Ign H\mknkv acntm Xs BZy`mcybnse ]sm]Xp hbpImcnbmb aIġmWv kzpsfmsbpw FgpXn shXv. A\h[n IepI, hnhn[ temI\Kcfn h tlmepI, hInS hyhkmbfnse HmlcnI Chsbmambn B ]sm]XpImcnbpsS ssIIfn FnbXv 23000 tImSn tUmfdns BkvXn. Fm cp hj Igntm Ah BlXy sNbvXp. BlXy Ipdnn Ah FgpXnbXv Cu ImWsSp kzpsfmpw X\np a\imn \IpnsXmWv. ]WapXpsImv a\mnbp Hcp PohnXw \app e`yamIpn FmWv CXn \npw \mw XncndntbXv. thZ]pkvXIw ]dbppsm: ssZhta, \ns i]nphm am{Xap Zmcn{Zytam \ns adphm am{Xap ktm \o F\np XccptX. k, PohnXtmSp \app {]amWhpw, kao]\hpw, Zi\hpamWv {][m\w. \mw \psS Ippġpw XeapdIġpambn IcpXnshbvtXv k, PohnXaqeyfmWv. CXp \psS amXm]nXm hyambn kw{Klnncpp.

\psS Ipp ]nWn InSmXncnm thn \app sNmhp Ghpw henb Cjpdkv \psS apn Bhiyhpambn hcphsc \mw shdpssItmsS aSn AbmXncnpI FXmWv. kaImeo\ kaqltmSv \app \Im\p ss{IkvXhkmyw CXmWv. ssZhns \ymbmk\n\p apn \nptm \psS hn[nbpsS am\Zw klkrtfmSp \psS kao]\w am{XamWv. F\np hnip, \n `nm Xp; Zmlnp, \n IpSnm Xp; Rm AXnYnbmbncpp, \n Fs tNpsImp; \\mbncpp, \n Fs DSpnp; tcmKnbmbncpp, \n Fs ImWm hp; XShn Bbncpp, \n Fsd ASp hp. Fsd Cu Ghpw sNdnb ktlmZcmcn Hcpp \n sNbvtXStmfw Fmw F\np sNbvXp.

aZyw \psS IpSpw_nse kam[m\w \innpp, \psS IpnIġp e`ntXmb kpcnXt_m[w \sSppp, ssZhns m\v kmm IpSnbncpsSpp. ]gbImev \psS ]qnI hoSp ]Wnbptm Hcp {]m\mapdnbpw cq]qSpw Dmm {inncpp. Fm Cs ktemIw hy{KX ImpXv _m AmvUv hoSpIfpsS \nnXnmWv. \app AanXamb [\apsn AXns\ A\ymbambn hn\ntbmKnphm \ap[nImcan.

_lpam\s ]mdbv A ]ehpcp Bhnp ]dncpp: aXnen Ipcp {InkvXym\nItf! kzcmPyw klmdm acp`qant]mse Xcnimbn InSmepw aZy]mcmb {InkvXym\nIġp m\w Inpw Fp \n IcpXcpXv. \apv F{Xam{Xw ]cnjvImctadnbmepw F{Xam{Xw kcmbmepw aZyns kzm[o\nemWv \mw PohnpsXn \bpsSb ]nssbm XnbpsS hnpIfmWv \mw kaqln\pw Xeapdpw kw`mh\ sNpXv. ssZhns apmsIbpw temIns apmsIbpw \mw sXpImcmIpp FXn\p cp ]an.

[Mid-Travancore Orthodox Convention, Pathanamthitta]
Reported by: E. S. George Prakkanam, Kerala


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