Patterns of Social Inequality and Exclusion

Patterns of Social Inequality and Exclusion

Question

Who was Jyotiba Phule and what had he. did for the Indian society?

Answer

Jyotiba Phule was from an oppressed or socially excluded caste in Maharashtra. He questioned the supremacy of Brahmins and the authority of the scriptures. He established Satya Shodhak Samaj and condemned the caste and gender discrimination.

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