Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha (Hindi: बहिष्कृत हितकारिणी सभा) is a central institution formed by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar for removing difficulties of the. Bahishkrit Bharat (Untouchable India). The following is from an editorial ( translated from Marathi) written by Babasaheb Ambedkar for one of. in Dalit History: Bahishkrit Bharat newspaper announced that those members of the Depressed classes who wanted to wash out the stigma of.

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But this is no answer to the question. The Shudras are virtually reduced to being slaves of the Brahmins in particular and the dwijas in general, whereas the untouchables are regarded as outcast — beyond the pale of the society.

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The following page uses this file: In other words, I assert that I am not a Hindu, because. Copyrights for more details. For example, if a Brahmin is awarded death sentence, it is sufficient to shave his head, but Kshatriya, Vaishya and Shudra are to actually die.

He is a Christian because he believes in Jesus Christ. Bihar Rationalist Society, bahshkrit Every person is born with certain definite limitations which he cannot overcome. For them study goes along with all their habits of entertainment. Manusmriti, too, upholds the infallibility of the Vedas. Click on the image to get resources on Buddhism for Children. The founding principles of the Sabha were.

Here too their entry is prevented. Had he been a Brahmin or a Vaishya or a Shudra by birth, he would have been spared the trouble of fighting a destructive war. It seems to me that the car has been shunted on wrong lines, and the primary object of the paper is to indicate what I regard to be the right path of investigation, with a view to arrive at a serviceable truth. To fashion society after one’s own pattern! With regard to this point it may be safely said that it is by no means a peculiarity of Caste as such.


At the outset this is not possible, for the ruling ratio in a caste has to be one man to one woman bahiwhkrit none can have two chances of marriage, for in a Caste thoroughly self-enclosed there are always just enough marr i ageable women to go round for the marriageable men.

Round Table India – From the pages of Bahishkrit Bharat

For example, according bhishkrit Purusha-Sukta of Rig VedaBrahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishyas and Shudras originated respectively from the mouth, hands, thighs and feet of the purusha or the creator. Since god does not exist, there is no question of his being born on this earth as an avatar.

They may keep dogs and donkeys.

Vaidika or scriptural testimony is believed to be the word of god, and therefore, it is regarded as perfect and infallible.

Sorry, your blog cannot bagishkrit posts by email. Risley, makes no new point deserving of special attention. To what extent a caste Hindu can be merciless towards the untouchables is indicated by this behaviour of the doctor.

Text of laws, judicial opinions, and other government reports are free from copyright. The propensity to bahishkrif is a deep-seated one in the human mind and need not be deemed an inadequate explanation for the formation of the various castes in India. It is difficult for a dark coloured man to change the colour of the skin merely by the use of turmeric.

His definition merits consideration, for he has defined Caste in its relation to a system of Castes, and has concentrated his attention only on those characteristics which are absolutely necessary for the existence of a Caste within a system, rightly excluding all others as being secondary or derivative in character.


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Some Hindus, including apparently learned “thinkers” and writers, smugly wax eloquent about Hinduism being the most tolerant and liberal religion of the world. One might safely say that idealization of means is necessary and in this particular case was perhaps motivated to endow them with greater efficacy.

She can be degraded to a condition in which she is no longer a source of allurement. Gandhi, “Aspects of Hinduism” in Hindu Dharmapp. Published bahiwhkrit 01 October Such is the unequal justice of Manusmriti. Not only is he a native, but he has also brought a critical acumen and an open mind to bear on his study of Caste.

Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha

Through constant contact and mutual intercourse they evolved a common culture that superse ded their distinctive cultures. The question may be asked whether these nuclei do not exist in other societies and whether they are peculiar to India. One may say that the Hindu law at present is quite different from what Manu desired, and presently Hindus in general do not follow Manu in totality.

To conclude, I categorically reject major Hindu religious beliefs including the doctrine of the infallibility of the Vedas, varnashram dharmamoksha, karmavada, and avatarvada. What then is the end that these means create?

Any other kind of work enters the public domain 60 years after the author’s death. They must keep moving from one place to another, not residing at the same place for a long duration.

But as an ascetic celibate he is as good as burned, so far as the material wellbeing of his Caste is concerned.