Caste




swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda on Caste

The process of demonizing Hindu Dharma began in the colonial times. British colonialists ridiculed Hindu “natives” for ritualism, idol worship, and superstition, and casteism. Caste was the most frequently used…






Casteless Revolt

A ‘Casteless’ revolt that challenged the rulers

The general trend followed by the educated elite class which controls the narrative of history writing in Bharat has been to give class conflicts and the resulting economic compulsions, a central…


Varnas

Varnas – A journey to its roots

We see divisions all around us – in nature, in society, within government, within our own body. Even an ant or honeybee colony seems to have division of labor. Interestingly…