Diplomatist Special Report: West Asia - North Africa 2018 WANA 2018 - Page 48

Social Cultural Connect: Religious and Ideological Bonds By SHAILENDRA KUMAR MISHRA* T he cultural connection between India and West Asia & North African region point towards some of the stark similarities between them because no other civilisation in the Asian continent have had as long and sustained historical engagement with the West Asia and North African region as that of India and that emphasizes the signifi cance of present-day connection of their mutual relations which make their historic meeting unique and extraordinary. Over the centuries, customs, goods, languages and people have crisscrossed the continent largely as the result of conquest and commerce. They have left an enduring legacy. India’s multifaceted relations with the region: As relations been India and West Asia spin around different aspects like arts, arch ₯Ρ•ΡΥΙ”°Υ±ΡΥΙ…°°•½Ή½΅₯Œ°±₯Ρ•Ι…ΡΥΙ”°Ι•±₯₯½Έ°)͍₯•Ή”°ΡΙ…‘”…ΉΡ•‘Ή½±½δ°•ΡŒΈ°Ρ‘•₯ȁ΅ΥΡΥ…°₯ΉΡ•ΙΑ±…䁅Ή)Ρ‘•΅…Ρ₯Œ‘•Ρ…₯±Μέ₯±°‰”•αΡΙ•΅•±δΙ•±•Ω…ΉΠ‘•Ι”ΡΌΝΥ‰ΝΡ…ΉΡ₯…Ρ”)Ρ‘”‘₯͍ΥΝΝ₯½ΈΡ‘…Ё‰½Ρ %Ή‘₯„…Ή]•ΝЁΝ₯„•Ή©½δΡ‘”ΡΙΥ”)Ν½₯…°…ΉΥ±ΡΥΙ…°Ι•±…Ρ₯½ΉΜ™½Θ•ΉΡΥΙ₯•Μθ)M½₯Ό΅•½Ή½΅₯ŒI•±…Ρ₯½ΉΜθ)%Ή‘₯‡Šé½ΉΉ•Ρ₯½Έέ₯Ρ ]•ΝЁΝ₯„‰δ±…Ή…́ݕ±°…͕́„)Ι½Υѕ́Ό‰…¬ΡΌ…Ή₯•ΉΠΡ₯΅•ΜΈQ‘•Ν”Ρ₯•Μ‰•Ρέ••ΈΡ‘”ΡέΌ)Υ±ΡΥΙ…°ι½Ή•Μ½ΉΝ½±₯‘…Ρ•½ΉΝΡ…ΉΡ±δέ₯Ρ ™…ΝΠ΅ΝΑΙ•…‘₯Ήœ)Υ±ΡΥΙ…°°•½Ή½΅₯Œ…ΉΝ½₯…°₯ΉΡ•Ι…Ρ₯½ΉΜ‰•Ρέ••ΈΡ‘”ΡέΌ)₯Ω₯±₯Ν…Ρ₯½ΉΜΈQ‘½Υ Ρ‘”₯‘•„½˜Ρ‘”Ή…Ρ₯½Έ΅ΝΡ…Ρ”έ…́Ή½Πε•Π)‘•Ω•±½Α•°Ρ‘•Έ₯Ёͽ½Έ‰•…΅”Α…ΙΡ₯Υ±…ɱ䁍±½Ν”έ₯Ρ Ρ‘”(ΠΰƒŠ‰]•ΝЁΝ₯„΅9½ΙΡ ™Ι₯„)•΅•Ι•Ή”…ΉΝΑΙ•…½˜%Ν±…΄…Ή%Ν±…΅₯Œ ₯Ω₯±₯Ν…Ρ₯½Έ₯Έ)]•ΝЁΝ₯„ΈQ‘”™ΙΥ₯Ρ™Υ°Υ±ΡΥΙ…°Ι₯ΝΜ΅Ι½Ν́‰•Ρέ••Έ%Ή‘₯„…Ή)]•ΝЁΝ₯„₯́ΕΥ₯Ρ”΅…Ή₯™•ΝЁ₯Έ΅…ΉδΑ•ΙΝΑ•Ρ₯ٕ́ё…Ё½Ή”)…ΈΝ•”‘•Ι”‘½άΡ‘”%Ν±…΅₯Œέ½Ι±‘…́‰••Έ•ΉΙ₯‘•…́„)Ι•ΝձЁ½˜Ρ‘•Ν”₯ΉΡ•ΙΑ±…εΜΈ%Έ™…Π°Ρ‘”]•ΝЁΝ₯…ΉΜ…‘΅₯Ι•)%Ή‘₯…ΈΥ±ΡΥΙ”…Ή₯Ω₯±₯Ν…Ρ₯½Έέ₯Ρ „­••Έ₯ΉΡ•Ι•ΝЁ₯Έ‘₯™™•Ι•ΉΠ)…Ι•…ΜΈQ‘•δΡΙ…ΉΝ±…Ρ•ΉΥ΅•Ι½Ύ%Ή‘₯…Έέ½Ι­ΜΝΑΙ•…½Ω•Θ„)‘₯Ω•ΙΝ₯Ρ䁽˜ΝΥ‰©•Ρ́‰ΥЁ‘₯Ή½ΠΙ•΅…₯Έ½ΉΩ₯Ή•έ₯Ρ ½Ή±δ)Ρ‘”ΡΙ…ΉΝ±…Ρ₯½ΉΜ…Ήέ•ΉΠ½ΈΡΌέ½Ι¬½ΥЁ½Ι₯₯Ή…°Ι•…Ρ₯½ΉΜ)‰…Ν•½Έ½Θ‘•Ι₯Ω•™Ι½΄Ρ‘”ΡΙ•…Ρ₯͕́ё•δΡΙ…ΉΝ±…Ρ•ΈQ‘”+Ύ²•±‘́½˜%Ή‘₯…Έ­Ή½έ±•‘”Ρ‘•δΝΡΥ‘₯•₯Ή±Υ‘•έ½Ι­Μ½Έ)‰½½­Μ½Έ•Ρ‘₯Μ°±½₯Œ°Α½±₯Ρ₯Μ°ΝΉ…­”Α½₯Ν½Έ°Ω•Ρ•Ι₯Ή…Ιδ)…ΙΠ°Α‘₯±½Ν½Α‘䁅ΉΝ₯•Ή”½˜έ…ΘΈUΉ‘•Ι½₯ΉœΡ‘₯Μ°Ρ‘•₯Θ)Ω½…‰Υ±…Ιδέ…́…±ΝΌ•ΉΙ₯‘•½ΉΝ₯‘•Ι…‰±δΈ½Θ₯ΉΝΡ…Ή”°₯Έ)Ρ‘”ΝΑ‘•Ι”½˜Ν‘₯ΑΑ₯Ήœ°½˜έ‘₯ Ρ‘•δέ•Ι”•±•‰Ι…Ρ•΅…ΝΡ•ΙΜ°)½Ή”…ΈΕΥ₯­±δ₯‘•ΉΡ₯™δΝ½΅”Ι…‰₯Œέ½Ι‘́έ₯Ρ %Ή‘₯…Έ)½Ι₯₯Έμ!=UIQ$€‘„Ν΅…±°‰½…Π€™Ι½΄‘½ΙΠ쁉…Ή…Ι€™Ι½΄‰…Ή₯ε„)½ΘY…Ή₯¬μ‘½Ή₯¨™Ι½΄‘½Ή€°•ΡŒΈ…Ι”™•ά½˜Ρ‘”•α…΅Α±•Μ₯ΈΡ‘₯Μ)Ι•ΝΑ•ΠΈQ‘”Ι•…Ё%Ή‘₯…Έ΅Α•Ι½Θ€΄ ‘…Ή‘Ι„ΥΑΡ„5…ΥΙε„)‘…‰••Έ΅…ΙΙ₯•ΡΌ!•±•Ή„Ρ‘”‘…՝‘ѕȁ½˜M•±•ΥΥΜ°„Ή…Ρ₯Ω”)½˜MεΙ₯„…Ήέ…́ё”½΅΅…Ή‘•Θ½˜±•α…Ή‘•ΘΡ‘”Ι•…ΠΈ) ΥΝΡ½΅Μ…ΉΡΙ…‘₯Ρ₯½ΉΜθ)Ω•ΈΡ‘”…‘Ω•ΉΠ½˜5ΥΝ±₯΅Μ…Ή%Ν±…΄₯ΉΡΌ%Ή‘₯„έ…Μ)ёɽ՝ Ρ‘₯́ɕ₯½Έέ‘₯ ‘…́ѽ‘…䁕ٽ±Ω•…́ё”!₯Ή‘Τ΄)5ΥΝ±₯΄½Θ…Ή„΅)…΅ΥΉ€Ρ•‘ι₯ˆ½Θ„Υ±ΡΥΙ”½˜΅₯ᕐ