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West Bengal Elections and Gorkhaland issue.

West Bengal Elections and Gorkhaland issue.

  The total population of West Bengal at 2001 Census has been 80,176,197(80.2 million). Of these Scheduled Castes (SCs), constituting 23 per cent of the total population of the state. Scheduled Tribes (STs) constituting 5.5 per cent. The Rajbanshi and Namasudra having more than 32 lakhs population each constitute 35.8 per cent of the...
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Iyothee Thass and Buddhism

Iyothee Thass and Buddhism

Lest We Forget -Iyothee Thass – Born on 20th May 1845 In Tamilnadu, credit for the mass revival of Buddhism in the land of its birth place, goes to Iyothee Thass, who carried on the search for religious identity begun by firm equalitarianism and enlightenment heritage pioneered by Phuley.  Iyothee Thass remains the first...
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THE NOBLE EIGHTFOLD PATH

When the Buddha gave his first sermon in the Deer Park, he began the ‘Turning of the Dhamma Wheel‘. He chose the beautiful symbol of the wheel with its eight spokes to represent the Noble Eightfold Path. The Buddha’s teaching goes round and round like a great wheel that never stops, leading to the...
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Lokpal Bill and the Mulnivasi Bahujan Samaj

Lokpal Bill and the Mulnivasi Bahujan Samaj

India is a country where honesty and integrity in public and private life have been glorified and upheld in history. Yet, India today is one of the most corrupt countries in the world. The world’s most corrupt people and the brahminical media have suddenly started talking, writing and reading about corruption. What is this...
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SOME POLITICAL THOUGHTS OF BABASAHEB – Compilation by S.S.DHAMMY(National President – BAMCEF)

SOME POLITICAL THOUGHTS OF BABASAHEB – Compilation by S.S.DHAMMY(National President – BAMCEF)

“My definition of democracy is – A form and a method of Government whereby revolutionary changes in the social life are brought about without bloodshed. That is the real test. It is perhaps the severest test.   But when you are judging the quality of the material you must put it to the severest test.”-...
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Egypt Revolution an analysis & a lesson to be learnt by us

  Democracy enforces accountability, and that is the last thing corrupt leaders and autocrats want. However one point is worth observing in the uprising of the Eygpt, that although there was resentment in the rural part of Eygpt, the entire revolution was led by young and educated mass. With the advent of the internet,...
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Did you know???

The dropout rate is 90% to 94% in schools, from kindergarten to class 12th. Rs.2,300 crores or US$0.5 billion spent every day by the 35 states and UT’s of India to run the country. Are the citizens happy? India has 363 Universities vs 900 in China Agriculture productivity is 50% as of China India...
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People’s Education Society, Bombay (PES) (1945)

People’s Education Society, Bombay (PES) (1945)

Education is the sine qua non of the liberation of any community and especially of the Dalits. Considering the importance of education in the liberation of Dalits, Dr.Ambedkar founded the People’s Education Society at Bombay on 8th July 1945. The aims and objectives of the society were ; 1)      To provide facilities for education-secondary,...
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Buddhist Society of India (BSI) (1955)

Buddhist Society of India (BSI) (1955)

Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar established Buddhist Society of India in the year 1955. The objectives of the society were ; 1)      To Spread the knowledge of Buddhism in India 2)      To build Buddha Viharas at as many places as possible in order to strengthen the faith of the new converts. 3)      To establish schools and colleges...
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Dr.Ambedkar and All India Scheduled Castes Federation

Dr.Ambedkar and All India Scheduled Castes Federation

All India scheduled castes federation, was a first all India political party exclesively for Scheduled Castes. SCF was founded by Dr. Ambedkar in a national convention of the Scheduled castes held at Nagpur during 17-20 July 1942. It was presided by Rao Bahadur N.Shivraj, a renowed Dalit leader from Madras. An executive body of...
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