Enculturation in Colombo: Cardinal Ranjith Returns
The only time I have ever met the now Cardinal Malcolm Rajith he was speaking about "enculturation", saying that it was important in Asia to get away from western concepts and that bowing and prostration even crawling on one's hands and knees were very much part of many Asian cultures. He was also suggested bishop's using cds and tapes, in the US even videos, for pastoral letters was seriously unliturgical!
Therefore I was delighted to see this marvellous piece of eculturation to welcome him back to Colombo, I would have preferred a scarlet elephant, but I am just a trad. read more here see more here