Social Institutions: Continuity And Change

Social Institutions: Continuity And Change

Question

Who was Periyar (E.V. Ramasami Naickar). Explain his achievements.

Answer

He was a rationalist leader of lower caste moment in South India. He created public awareness about equal human rights and told lower caste people that to enjoy liberty and equality is the birth right of every individual irrespective of his socio-cultural status or rank in the caste system.

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