Author: Tarkateertha Laxmanshastri Joshi
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123717857
Mahatma Jotirao Phule was a well-known social reformer of Maharashtra in the nineteenth century. This book dwells on his life and times.
He worked ceaselessly for education of the women and the Dalits, for upliftment of the underprivileged and the downtrodden, and for reform of the Indian social structure. He was revolutionary in his thinking and is a constant source of inspiration for the new generation of intellectuals.
Birth and Childhood
Educating Women and Sudras
Opposition to Brahmins and Untouchability
Crusade for Farmers’ and Workers’ Rights
Representation to Hunter’s Commission
The Farmer’s Whip
True Religion for the People
The Last Seven Years
Nirmik is God
Religion is Righteous Conduct
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