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Police said, “I am really glad to have both the players in my squad? they do so at their own risk, Raja Bazar,claim?in other wordsto an otherwise secular protected heritage site This neednt be from a cultural group it could be from an individual (And you can advertise that claim by conspicuously writing your names and emotions on the body of monuments) Consider one such site in New Delhithe tomb-mosque complex of Jamali Kamali in Mehrauli Archaeological Parknear the Qutab complex In recent years it has been claimed by different groups in some compelling ways Jamaliwhose real name was Faizlullahwas a poet and Sufi saintwell known from his Masnaviwho lived through the fall of the Lodis and the reigns of Babar and Humayundying in 153610 years into Mughal rule Notablyhe was probably the first poet from Delhi to append Dehlavi to his name though eventuallyhe came to be known as both Jalal Shah or the fiery saintor as Jamali from Jamalor glory During the reign of Humayuna mosque was built under his guidance; andwhen he diedhe was buried nearby The walls of his mausoleum are decorated with coloured tiles and inscribed with his verse The grave next to his is remembered as that of Kamali; like the Hare-Bhare shrine near the Jama Masjidthe names Jamali and Kamali also go together but who the latter was is still a riddle According to Dr Naseem Akhtarthe curator in charge of the Islamic Art section at the National Museumthe identity of the person buried there is still unknown That didnt stop photographer Sunil Gupta from claimingin his memoirs a few years agothat Kamali had been Jamalis partnerand that Jamali Kamali was the only gay monument in India This invented history for the monument occupied an important symbolic place in the deeply personal account of Guptas coming out The more recent claim on the mosque in the Jamali Kamali complex is more confounding Over the past few monthsout of the blueplastic prayer mats have turned upas have clocks that show namaz timingsevidence of the desecration of the central niche or mihrab with oil fumesand many ugly-looking plastic pitchers lying around The monument has been claimedthrough the straightforward mechanism of conducting rituals there The Jamali Kamali is not alone: several other protected monuments have been encroached upon deliberatelyfollowing an initiative from the Delhi Waqf Board that claims that even if a monument is ancient and protected but is or was a mosquethen the community must have the freedom to claim it ritualistically As a nationalprotected monument the mosque and tomb have a secular identity The Archaeological Survey of India is supposed to make sure that such illegitimatecontroversial takeovers are prevented The ASIs rules say that if rituals were carried out by a group before the monument was declared protectedthen they can continue otherwise no activity can happenno claim can be made The gate and the chowkidar have been ineffective in this case Something must be done before the problem becomes much more complex After allif one claim is acceptedwhat stops other competing ones from being put forward Suppose the representatives of non-Muslim communities claim thatsince the area was not occupied by Muslim rulers before the 13th centurythe sacred spaces are theirs The fact that the Jamali Kamali complex is in what is called the Archeological Park is ironical The park was a successful collaboration for conserving heritage between Delhi TourismDelhi state department of archaeologythe Delhi Development Authorityand INTACH The area is peppered with several fragments of built heritage in an area that has the distinction of over one thousand years of continuous occupation One of the important objectives of the collaboration was the sense of promoting collective participation for conservation of heritage Thattodayseems to be wavering Communities should indeed play an active role but not by claiming sites such as Jamali Kamali for their own They should instead actively participate in the maintenance of the park as a whole Not everything can be the governments responsibility The civic communitytoohas a role to play in restoring our pride in our national heritage The writer is a Kathak dancer and creator of heritage walks [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Sudheendra Kulkarni | Published: September 18 2011 2:01 am Related News New York: People in India have traditionally viewed the United States of America as a synonym for prosperity The allure of the American Dream had made many educated and aspiring Indians believe that it was a land of ever-expanding opportunities for wealth creation The dream survived for several decades It cannot any longer America is getting poorer And its official The US Census Bureau reported on Tuesday that joblessness and economic stagnation have pushed as many as 462 millionalmost one in six Americansbelow poverty line Last year alonethe number of those living in poverty swelled by 26 millionthe largest increase seen since the government began calculating poverty figures in 1959 The worst affected are children Nearly one in four of those under 18 years are now living in poverty Over 20 million American children depend on school meal programmes to escape hunger The middle class is shrinking in sizeand so is its income Since 200010 per cent of middle class jobs have disappeared During the same periodthe number of low-paid jobs has increased Many reputed auto companies in Detroitonce the pride of the nationnow employ contract workers who earn half the wages of permanent employees Official unemployment has soared to 91per cent; many people believe its much higher The US economy added zero jobs in August Of coursethe poor in America do not suffer the same kind of deprivation as the poor in India US poverty line means an income of $11139 for one person and $22314 for a family of four Convert that into rupeesand one is tempted to think that people with so much income cannot really be considered poor Many poor families in America have air-conditioningmicrowavescable or satellite TVetc Howevermeasured on the basis of their access to three critical requirements of lifefoodeducation and healthcaretheir pain becomes palpable One in six Americans does not have enough food to eatand lives on food stamps Fifty million Americans do not have any health insurance For such peoplea single incidence of major illness could easily wreck their finances Privately run schoolscolleges and universities in America are the envy of the world Howeverthey are so expensive that poor students cannot even dream of going to these institutions Scholarships are getting harder to get Meanwhileas in Indiathe quality of education in government-funded schools is so poor that students from low-income families cannot compete with their rich counterparts in the market for high-paying jobs Last yearAmericans were startled by the title of a bookThird World America: How Our Politicians Are Abandoning the Middle Class and Betraying the American Dreamauthored by Arianna Huffingtonfounder of the influential webzine huffingtonpostcom The title is indeed alarmist Neverthelessmore and more worried Americans are debating on how to stem their nations decline As an outsiderhere are my reflections To begin withIndia should learn from Americas positive attributes; but we must be careful not to repeat its follies Secondlyhistory urges all to know the true meaning of the decline and rise of nations The notion that a nation becomesand remainsgreat only if it is on an unending path of material prosperity and military prowess is both dangerous and self-defeating No nation should delude itself into thinking that it is destined to remain the greatest power on earth forever Americas core values are great and strong Guided by these valuesAmerica needs to put an end to its divisive politics and find a new place for itself in the changing worldas a member of the international community that treats other members as equals This entailsabove allgiving up its self-appointed role as the global cop America has counter-productively squandered between 2-3 trillion dollars on the unjustifiable and unwinnable wars in Iraq and Afghanistan It must drastically roll back its military spending and plans Militarism of big powers is a threat to both world peace and sustainable development of the world community ThirdlyAmerica will do itself and the world a lot of good by redefining the path and purpose of economic growth Specificallyit should move away from its consumerism-drivendebt-enhancingutterly unsustainable and spiritually impoverishing growth model to one that is savings-driven and need-based In making this transitionit will certainly undergo much pain But it will be the pain of a sick patient who undergoes a necessary surgery and regains his health In additionAmerica must rediscover the artscience and joy of manufacturing and growing much of what it needs This was explained to me succinctly by a farmer I met at an apple-picking farm near Nashua in New Hampshire John40-something and a university graduatelost his job in an information technology company Like millions of ordinary Americanshe now does multiple jobspart-time on the farmpart-time as a sports trainer in a local schooland some odd IT assignments from home How do you think America can overcome its current economic crisis? 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