Rammohun Roy his role in Indian renaissance by Saumyendranath Tagore

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  • Rammohun Roy, Raja, 1772?-1833.

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StatementSaumyendranath Tagore.
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LC ClassificationsDS475.2.R18 T34
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Paginationviii, 101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
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Open LibraryOL4524425M
LC Control Number76900344

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Ram Mohan Roy, Ram Mohan also spelled Rammohun, Rammohan, or Ram Mohun, (bornRadhanagar, Bengal, India—died SeptemBristol, Gloucestershire, England), Indian religious, social, and educational reformer who challenged traditional Hindu culture and indicated lines of progress for Indian society under British rule.

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Footnotes. lxii:3 Borndied at A.M., on Friday, 28th September, lxii:4 Last Days of Rammohun Roy, by Mary Carpenter,p. lxiii:1 M. M., History of Ancient Sanskrit Literature, p. lxiii:2 'The adoration of the invisible Supreme Being is exclusively prescribed by the Upanishads or the principal parts of the Vedas and also by the Vedant.'.

Raja Ram Mohan Roy is considered as the pioneer of modern Indian Renaissance for the remarkable reforms he brought in the 18th and 19th century India. Among his efforts, the abolition of the brutal and inhuman Sati Pratha was the most prominent.

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About the Book As class struggle grew more acute in the late 18th and early 19th century, an ideological trend of enlighteners, socio-religious reformers and thinkers took shape of which the most outstanding figure was Rammohum Roy ( ).

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Raja Ram Mohan Roy was an Indian religious figure and political activist. Early Life & Family. Ram Mohan Roy was born onin the village of Radhanagar, Bengal Presidency, British family was wealthy and prominent.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rammohun Roy. New Delhi: National Book Trust, India, (OCoLC) Named Person: Rammohun Roy, Raja; Rammohun. Raja Rammohun Roy (also spelled Ram Mohun) was born in Bengal in an ancient Brahman family inor, according to some sources, Roy was a religious and social reformer during the British colonial period and founder of the Brahmo Samaj, a theist Hindu revivalist movement with strong social-reform commitments.

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Zastoupil. Posted 8/29/08 PM, messages. European scholars have often wondered that Rammohun Roy, in his defence of the Veda, should have put aside the Samhitâs and the Brâhmanas, and laid his finger on the Upanishads only, as the true kernel of the whole Veda.

Historically, no doubt, he was wrong, for the Upanishads presuppose both the hymns and the liturgical books of the Veda.

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Introduction The visit of Rammohun Roy to Britain in has continuing significance in many ways: as an early example of interfaith dialogue; an illustration of British views of India, and the Indian response to Christianity; and an example of the syncretism that can occur when one religious tradition meets another.

Editor's note: This is a chapter from a book entitled TRANSLATION OF SEVERAL PRINCIPAL BOOKS, PASSAGES, AND TEXTS of THE VEDS, and SOME CONTROVERSIAL WORKS of BRAHMUNICAL THEOLOGY written by RAJAH RAMMOHUN ROY, Second edition, The book has four chapters related to women, all of which are available in the attached pdf file.

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Rammohun was educated in Persian, Arabic, Sanskrit & Bengali. He studied the works of great scholars and evolved into a free thinker.Digitization of rare books, including pre-Independence newspapers, journals and other copyright-free materials, including paintings, photographs, manuscripts etc., available in public libraries are being done to create a National Digital Repository of .

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