|Katsuya Takahashi (b. 1958)|
|Chizuo Matsumoto (b. 1955) a.k.a 'Shoko Asahara' ('The Great Enlightened One')|
The shameful role which various co-opted 'scholars of religion' played by refusing to challenge the authenticity of the 'Aum' fairytale and attempting to obstruct a rigorous criminal investigation of its author, should never be forgotten.