The above conclusions are based on physical statistically measurable parameters. These parameters, as such cannot be challenged.
1. Female foeticide,2. Lack of education for girls,3. Dowry deaths,4. Suicides among farmers,5. Increase in court cases among relatives, corruption,6. Mistrust and discontent,.7. And all this, despite the fact, that spending on religion, by Hindus, has increased drastically after the advent of multiple TV channels.
During PRE-INDEPENDENCE period stretching over 1000 years, the problems were extremely difficult, and these required extraordinary solution. Our religious leaders and saints did provide the solution which worked well in those circumstances. PHYSICAL performing part of Hindu religion was deliberately diluted by the religious leaders (saints) themselves to make it more sustainable.
Lord Krishna, the supreme God, and hero of Mahabharat war, was portrayed, during this period, as naughty, MAKHAN CHOR, teasing his mother, and running around trees with Gopis.