Sadhus perform a ritual on the banks of the Ganges during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad-PTI

Sadhus perform a ritual on the banks of the Ganges during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad-PTI

Sadhus perform a ritual on the banks of the Ganges during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad-PTI

What a fortnight it has been.

It’s unusual to start a column with a joke, but since this one illustrates the point I want to make. I seek your indulgence. Here goes: “An Indian dies and goes to hell.