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Marcbass
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11 June 2010 18:52
 

I have heard Mr. Harris, in either a talk or a debate, refer to an Indian swami/guru that has millions of devout followers who claim they have seen this swami/guru walk on water, raise people from the dead and perform all kinds of miracles. If this rings a bell with anyone I would like to get this guys name so I might do a little reading on the topic. I think it would come in handy as a reference when I get into debates with people that hold irrational beliefs. Thanks in advance for whoever can hip me to this guys name.

 
 
 
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nimbus
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12 June 2010 00:15
 

I think that this is the debate you are referring to….

http://www.samharris.org/site/full_text/harris-hitchens-dennett-vs-boteach-dsouza-wright-taleb/

I think the guru mentioned by Harris was Sathya Sai Baba, but I might be wrong, you will have to go through the debate again to check.

 
 
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Marcbass
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12 June 2010 08:55
 

Thanks man!!
    That is the guy. 6 million followers… Astonishing!