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Caste by W., A. Fraser

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Written in English


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Number of Pages160
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Open LibraryOL12557112M
ISBN 101603128050
ISBN 109781603128056

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Caste definition is - one of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes. How to use caste in a sentence. Annihilation of Caste is an undelivered speech written in by B. R. Ambedkar, an Indian writer,activist,politician who fought against the country's concept of untouchability. The speech was prepared as the presidential address for the annual conference of a Hindu reformist group Jat-Pat Todak Mandal, on the ill effects of caste in Hindu society.4/5(3). Many Westerners have heard of India’s caste system, but a thorough understanding of its ins and outs is still relatively uncommon. The following sections reveal the nitty-gritty of the caste system. What’s the caste system? Broadly speaking, a caste system is a process of placing people in occupational groups. It has pervaded several aspects of . Praise for the book ‘Annihilation of Caste has to be read only because it is open to serious objection. Dr Ambedkar is a challenge to Hinduism No Hindu who prizes his faith above life itself can afford to underrate the importance of this indictment’ M.K. Gandhi ‘What Communist Manifesto is to the.