Rajinikanth had on Thursday introduced he’ll float his political social gathering in January 2021 to face subsequent yr’s Meeting polls and take ahead religious politics.
Manian, a former Congress chief, has been appointed by the actor in a supervisory position within the proposed social gathering and for its launch.
Talking to reporters right here after holding discussions with Rajinikanth, Manian mentioned there was no hyperlink between religious politics and faith politics.
“Spirituality has no faith. A spiritualist is one who sees him in each dwelling being and all of them in him. He has no caste, faith, no discrimination. Spirituality is all about embracing everybody with love. Rajini goes to try this,” Manian mentioned.
Rajinikanth’s religious politics shouldn’t be construed as for or towards any specific faith because the actor is “indebted” to all of Tamils who’ve taken him to nice heights, he added.
“There’s nothing like solely a selected caste or faith stood by him. Past caste and faith, your complete Tamil Nadu has taken him to such heights and due to this fact he brings in a model of religious politics encompassing all,” he mentioned.
Mahatma Gandhi first proposed religious politics the place the one practising it ought to stay selfless.
“Religious politics will not be some discovery of Rajini. Mahtama Gandhi mentioned it first… there can be no egocentric curiosity and it’s all about public welfare which Rajini will try for.”
“Additional, the actor doesn’t need the social gathering to be strengthened by criticising others or “speaking in regards to the errors of DMK and AIAMDK” however will attain out to folks with “what I intend to do for folks,” he added.
Rajinikanth goals to offer corruption-free, clear administration the place there’ll no discrimination based mostly on caste or faith, Manian mentioned, echoing what the famous person mentioned on Thursday.
The actor’s politics can be a departure from the present “hate politics” in Tamil Nadu the place attacking one another is the order of the day, he mentioned.
Requested about Rajinikanth’s earlier announcement that he didn’t intend to be Chief Minister even when his social gathering captured energy, Manian mentioned that matter was not being mentioned now.