Eradication of Social Evil: Gandhian Perception
5 Pages Posted: 30 Sep 2015
Date Written: September 29, 2015
Indian society suffers from a number of social evils. In the past these social evils stood in the way of our progress. Therefore, many religious and social reformers have, from time to time, been advocating the eradication of these evils. In the past, great religious men like Mahatma Gandhi and Mahatma Phule, exhorted the people to remove all social evils, particularly Untouchability, Casteism.
Keywords: Gandhi, Social Evil, Untouchability, Shudra, Varnas, Caste system
JEL Classification: D60, B30, B31, D63
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