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Pandita Ramabai"s feminist and Christian conversions

Meera Kosambi

Pandita Ramabai"s feminist and Christian conversions

focus on stree dharma-neeti

by Meera Kosambi

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Published by Research Centre for Women"s Studies, S.N.D.T. Women"s University in Bombay .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Ramabai Sarasvati, Pandita, 1858-1922.,
    • Christian converts from Hinduism -- Biography.,
    • Feminism -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-228).

      StatementMeera Kosambi.
      SeriesRCWS gender series. Gender and history/social change ;, bk. 2, RCWS gender series., bk. 2.
      ContributionsShreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women"s University. Research Centre for Women"s Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3269.R33 K67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 238 p. ;
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL636530M
      LC Control Number96901110

      This book looks at the life of Pandita Ramabai, one of the major social reformers of 19th-century India. Her unique life trajectory spanned across a pan-Indian.   Pandita Ramabai was by now full of plans for reforms in India, and spent much of her time in America (and briefly in Canada) fund-raising. She took up American causes too, supporting in print the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, and speaking at the first meeting of the International Council of Women in (a.

        By Joe Palathunkal Many Christians in India might not have heard about this Marathi Christian, Pandita Ramabai Saraswati, who was born into an orthodox Brahmin family on Ap , but her unorthodox scholarly father taught his daughters Sanskrit, going against the conventional mores, facing many an opposition and criticism, but that was what gave to India, the most indomitable .   There I picked up a book called "From Death unto life," written by Mr. Haslam, the Evangelist. I read his experiences in this book with great interest. He, being a clergyman of the Church of England, had charge of a good parish and was interested in all Christian .

      In the s, Pandita Ramabai traveled from India to England and then to the U.S., where she spent three years immersed in the milieu of progressive social reform movements of the day. Born into a Brahmin family and widowed while still young, she converted to Christianity while in England. Looking for books by Pandita Ramabai? See all books authored by Pandita Ramabai, including Primary Sources, Historical Collections: The High-Caste Hindu Woman, with a Foreword by T. S. Wentworth, and Pandita Ramabai's American Encounter: The Peoples of the United States (), and more on


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