Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.

बुद्धि का विकास मानव के अस्तित्व का अंतिम लक्ष्य होना चाहिए

By Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar

Amazing facts about Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar

  • 8. The Mahad Satyagraha of 1927 was Ambedkar’s first important crusade.

The Mahad satyagraha of 1927 was one of the defining moments in Ambedkar’s political thought and action. Held in the small town of Mahad in Maharashtra, this satyagraha was held three years prior to Gandhi’s Dandi march. While salt was at the centre of Gandhi’s campaign, drinking water was at the core of Ambedkar’s crusade.

By leading a group of Dalits to drink water from Chavadar lake in Mahad, Ambedkar didn’t just assert the right of Dalits to take water from public water sources, he sowed the seeds of Dalit emancipation. In his famous quote, he said,

Information gathers from “The Better India

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