29 10 11 - 08:04Insightful:
First and foremost India was Partitioned on the Basis of Religion, i.e. India for Hindus (people of all faiths welcome) and Pakistan for Muslims.
If the World can have Christian, Islamic, Buddhist nations and a Jewish state, why not a Hindu nation. Again, the largest number of Hindus in the world live in India, so it's apt that Hinduism becomes the Official/State Religion, but, with some restrictions like Ban on Conversions and Cow Slaughter with care being taken that non-Hindus aren't persecuted and that there are sufficient measures to maintain a Desirable Distance between the Clergy and the Government.
And, definitely, unlike some countries, India's non-Hindus (weren't), won't be Second Class Citizens. - Offensive Defense
America is choked with protesters complaining that our values system got overtaken by money. Yet they can't agree on a values system other than Communism.
Why not just start out by picking a values system, organizing a nation around that, and letting that values system control the money?