This paper will explore the above-mentioned questions while taking into consideration the intent and overarching tenets of the Constitution in relation to the precepts of Kali Yuga. The hope is to generate discourse on some of the trappings of the Constitution and constitutional democracy in an ever changing and increasingly diverse and segmented society-a nation with a multiplicity of cultures with distinctive beliefs and moral systems. Emphatically stated, the intent is not to examine every article or amendment of the Constitution; this would be presumptuous. The intent is to foster an examination of the Constitution as the overall architectural framework of foundational principles that hold the U.S. together.
Shiv Narayan Persaud, The American Constitution in the Cycle of Kali Yuga: Eastern Philosophy Greets Western Democracy, 20 SEATTLE J. SOC. JUST. 63 (2021).