Democracy and Hindu social system

An excerpt from BAWS, Vol.4 There are various forms of Government known to history—Monarchy, Aristocracy and Democracy to which may be added Dictatorship. The most prevalent form of Government at the present time is Democracy. There is, however, no unanimity as to what constitutes Democracy. When one examines the question one finds that there are … Continue reading Democracy and Hindu social system

Caste prevents Hindus from forming a real society or nation

  Excerpt from: BAWS, Vol. 1 [1:] Caste does not result in economic efficiency. Caste cannot improve, and has not improved, the race. Caste has however done one thing. It has completely disorganized and demoralized the Hindus.      [2:] The first and foremost thing that must be recognized is that Hindu Society is a myth. … Continue reading Caste prevents Hindus from forming a real society or nation

Gandhi Ambedkar Debate, 1936

A Vindication Of Caste By Mahatma Gandhi (A Reprint of his Articles in the Harijan)      [1:] Dr. Ambedkar's Indictment (I)      [2:] The readers will recall the fact that Dr. Ambedkar was to have presided last May at the annual conference of the Jat-Pat-Todak Mandal of Lahore. But the conference itself was … Continue reading Gandhi Ambedkar Debate, 1936

Caste is not just a division of labour, it is a division of labourers

[1:] It is a pity that Caste even today has its defenders. The defences are many. It is defended on the ground that the Caste System is but another name for division of labour; and if division of labour is a necessary feature of every civilized society, then it is argued that there is nothing … Continue reading Caste is not just a division of labour, it is a division of labourers