Eradication of Social Evil: Gandhian Perception

5 Pages Posted: 30 Sep 2015

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Devare Suresh

Kopargaon Taluka Education Society

Date Written: September 29, 2015

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Devare, Suresh, Eradication of Social Evil: Gandhian Perception (September 29, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2666937 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2666937

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