Modern History: Social Reforms Movement

Social Reforms Movement:

Reform movementFounderAchievement
BrahmoSamaj ,1828 at CalcuttaRaja Ram Mohan RoyBan on sati
Manav dharma sabha,1844 at suratDurgaram MancharamCrititcise cast.
Parmahansa mandali,1849Dadoba PandurangCriticize cast system
Brahma smaj of indiaK.C.SenNative marriage act,1872.where age of groom(18) and bride(14)
AdibrahmosamajDebenderanath Tagore
PrathanasamajAtmaramPanurang
AryasamajSwami DayanandSaraswatiStarted Shudhi movement. HE endorsed that Vedas are everything
Ramkrishan missionSwami VivekanandaAttended world parliament of religion(1893) at Chicago and history of religion at Paris(1900).

 

Gopal Hari DeshmukhAttack hindu orthodox. Also known as “Lokhitwadi”
Jyotibha PhuleEducation of women,against caste system
Aligarh movementSir Syyed Ahmed khanFor education of muslim
Ahrar movementMohhamedali and Hakim Ajmal khanModern idea of self government
Theosophical SocietyHelena Blavatsky, Anniebeasant was the followerOpposed child marriage.
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