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Rajneesh Pandey

IT _ Business Analyst, Tata Consultancy Services

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Why majority of people like their own caste, religion, language, state and country whereas none of these were their own choice?

We all love our country where we were born, where our ancestor belong no matter how poor it is or how many problems are there. We feel proud to say I love my country. Why? For most of the people that country was not because of their choice

We get our first language from our parents. We learn other languages however most of us always think that our native language is best we also fight to prove it
Why? For most of the people that language was not because of their choice

Not majority of People change their religion in which they were born. They like their religion which was not their own choice so much that they are willing to fight for it and they are willing to die for it. Why?

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    Jul 24 2011: As we do not select all these, its a advantage for community leaders. They get a group of such people without doing anything. So only work they have to do is keep people in same group. I think they do it by creating insecurity among people about their language,races and countries. Why you will fight for something if you don't think its unsafe. The method I think they are using for long time is Making people insecure.

    If somebody is hurt they make as to believe that we may also get hurt just because we have something in common and I think this is reason for people are willing to fight for it and they are willing to die for it.

    About loving(feeling proud) your country or language I think because your minds has stored more memory(and may be in special locations) about those than others. Just think about your country/language and your mind will throw hell lot of incidents and very few about new country/language.

    And I agree with Harald, What you describe in your post would be the prototype of a cultural and intellectual inflexible person. And I also like to add Insecurity in this.

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