Over the last couple of years, instructional charts that were once popular in schools acquired new meaning online. These charts are still commonly used in Indian schools to teach them various concepts and ideologies, but with a dash of creativity and photoshopping, they have now become a means of ideological battle in the world of Twitter.
Taking off from the character of ‘Adarsh Balak’ created by Priyesh Trivedi, Adarsh Liberals — a Twitter account that makes it a point to mock the idea of liberalism.
There is a constant ideological battle between the bhakts and liberals, and with a slew of Hindu festivals this week — Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal — Adarsh Liberal shared a poster of an ‘Adarsh Liberal Hindu festivals calendar’ accompanied by its signature brand of sarcasm: ‘Ban Akshay Tritiya. Celebrate Khan Tritiya,’ ‘Ban Dussehra. Ram was a misogynist’ and many more.
An Adarsh Liberal Hindu Festivals Calendar pic.twitter.com/bPxRmwVPLC
— Adarsh Liberal (@AdarshLiberal) January 13, 2016
The Adarsh Bhakt camp is yet to come up with a response if they decide to do so but their Twitter war has been a fierce one.
Let’s start with the description.
Adarsh Liberal be like pic.twitter.com/YcRT8ztczK
— Adarsh Liberal (@AdarshLiberal) March 10, 2015
Ok so here it is :P (via- Unofficial: Subramaniam Swamy on FB) :) pic.twitter.com/lDBs8wAhwQ
— Scotchy (@scotchism) March 11, 2015
— Adarsh Liberal (@AdarshLiberal) March 13, 2015
— Kanika (@nskathy) August 12, 2015
— Adarsh Liberal (@AdarshLiberal) March 15, 2015