Raja Rammohun Roy: India"s great social reformer.

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Rammohun Roy, Raja, 1772?-
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nag, Jamuna, Raja Rammohun Roy: India's great social reformer. New Delhi, Sterling Publishers []. Ram Mohan Roy, Ram Mohan also spelled Rammohun, Rammohan, or Ram Mohun, (bornRadhanagar, Bengal, India—died SeptemBristol, Gloucestershire, England), Indian religious, social, and educational reformer who challenged traditional Hindu culture and indicated lines of progress for Indian society under British rule.

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Recently, the British government has named a street in Bristol as 'Raja Rammohan Way' in the memory of Raja Ram Mohan Roy. Legacy. Ram Mohan viewed education as a medium to implement social reforms so he came to Calcutta in and the very next. On 12 AprilRaja Rammohun Roy started India’s first Persian newspaper – the Mirat-ul-Akhbar.

An erudite Persian scholar and a tenacious social reformer, he believed in ‘searching for the truth through the light of discussion.’Author: Madras Courier. Hkelkar5 November (UTC). Also read Social Structure of India by Ajit Kumar Sinha PHkelkar5 November (UTC) In fact, "Role of the Social Reformer in a Welfare State" by Bhalchandra Narayan Gokhale P6 states that some Maratha rulers prior to the British had also banned sati in their confederacy but we don't take that into account because it was localized like the.

Raja Ram Mohan Roy. Raja Ram Mohan Roy is considered as the pioneer of modern Indian Renaissance for the remarkable reforms he brought in the 18th century India. Among his efforts, the abolition of the sati-pratha-a practice Raja Rammohun Roy: Indias great social reformer.

book which the widow was compelled to sacrifice herself on the funeral pyre of her husband-was the prominent. Raja Rammohan Roy: The central figure of this cultural awakening was Raja Rammohan Roy.

Known as the “father of the Indian Renaissance”, Rammohan Roy was a great patriot, scholar and humanist. He was moved by deep love for the country and worked throughout his life for the social, religious, intellectual and political regeneration of the.

Early life. Surendranath Banerjee was born in Calcutta (Kolkata), in the province of Bengal to a Bengali Brahmins family. He was deeply influenced in liberal, progressive thinking by his father Durga Charan Banerjee, a doctor. After graduating from the University of Calcutta, he travelled to England inalong with Romesh Chunder Dutt and Behari Lal Gupta, to compete in the Indian Civil.

Raja Rammohun Roy ( – ) Considered the father of the Indian Renaissance for his attempts to promote reform and also protect Indian rights. He helped to found the influential Brahmo Samaj which was a reforming Hindu organisation dedicated to both modernisations and also promoting Hindu values.

Raja Rammohun Roy, the social reformer who abolished sutee or widow-burning and established the Brahmo Samaj (a monotheistic faith in a formless God within the Hindu fold, founded on the Upanishads), and the great Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore were both from the Borolok class.

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Ibid., p. Bengal Hurkaru, 25 Junein Jatindra Kumar Majumdar (ed.). Raja Rammohun Roy and Progressive Movements in India: A Selection from Records ().

Rammohun Roy’s quotation of sacred texts in support of his campaigns for social reforms were accompanied by a completely different attitude to Western liberalism than similar citations by Dayanand Saraswati sixty years later.

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He abolished the evil system of Sati, BLAH BLAH--". Lord Macaulay and Max Mueller would have been proud of my answer --Today I am much wiser-- for there was NO Sati system in Bengal, in those days or before. Hinduism is an Indian religion and dharma, or way of life.

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This edition has been updated to include: new. See B.C. Robertson, Raja Rammohan Ray: The Father of Modern India (Delhi: Oxford University Press, ). 14 See H.C. Sarkar, ed., English Works of Raja Rammohun Roy, vol. 1 (Calcutta: Brahmo Samaj Centenary Committee, ).

15 On the Brahmo Samaj, see D. Kopf, British Orientalism and the Bengal Renaissance (Calcutta: Firma K.L. Mukhopadhyay.

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On this issue Ambedkar in-depth analysis of Hindu social and religious order lead to the firm conclusion that root of untouchability and discrimination lies in social and material based of the Hindu social and religious order. Raja Rammohun Roy (Brahmin from West Bengal) was.

“As the triple Vedas definitely determine the respective duties of the four castes and of the four orders of religious life, they are the most useful.” “That (duty) of a Sudra is the serving of twice-born (dvijati), agriculture, cattle-breeding, and trade (varta), the profession of artisans and court-bards (karukusilavakarma)”“The observance of one’s own duty leads one to Svarga.

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Hafiz had also been a favorite of the nineteenth-century Bengali social reformer Raja Rammohun Roy who quoted the Sufi poet to good effect in his Tuhfat-ul-Muahuddin.