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Brahmins and Beef Eating - What Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Said

(Excerpted from Chapters 11 to 14 of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s 1948 work The Untouchables: Who Were They and Why They Became Untouchables?)

The Census Returns show that the meat of the dead cow forms the chief item of food consumed by communities which are generally classified as… 11,196 more words


A Star is Depressed!

One of the leading Bollywood stars recently publicly came out with her diagnosis of depression. I respect this as it takes courage and will help destigmatize mental health issues. 316 more words


As there are 4 aspects/pillars of a society people, economy, law-order & politics. Today indian dalits hardly have their equitable shares in all. Though Dr. Ambedkar, Kanshiram and other leaders of this community had brought a creditable changes to this oppressed class. 123 more words

Dalits/Adivasis ignored in union budget 2015

Also read - Dalits/Adivasis left out, ‘Sab ka Vikas’ only for corporates

Budget cuts to affect education, health and women’s development most. Dr. Ambedkar had asked governments to spend most on education and health but shame on government for ignoring these two important areas! 28 more words


Know how much our forefathers suffered because of caste system

Under the rule of the Marathas and the Peshwas the Untouchables might not spit on the ground lest a Hindu should be polluted by touching it with his foot, but had to hang an earthen pot round his neck to hold his spittle. 279 more words


किसकी चाय बेचता है तू - ब्रजरंजन मणि

किसकी चाय बेचता है तू

~ ब्रजरंजन मणि

अपने को चाय वाला क्यूँ कहता है तू

बात-बात पे नाटक क्यूँ करता है तू

चाय वालों को क्यों बदनाम करता है तू 471 more words

Dr B R Ambedkar