ADVERTISEMENTS:

What are the contribution of Arya Samaj in the social and cultural awakening of India in the 19th century ?

Contribution of Arya Samaj in the Social and Cultural awakening of India in the 19th century :

  • Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded the Arya Samaj in 1875.  Arya Samaj repudiated the authority of Brahmans and condemned a number of religious rites and idol worship.
  • BharatMataMandir.in − Swami Dayanand Saraswati

    image source: bharatmatamandir.in/files/2008/05/281-779×1024.jpg

  • Arya Samaj opposed the existing caste system as it was based on heredity.
  • It advocated equal rights for men and women.
  • A large number of schools and colleges were started by Arya Samaj, both for boys and girls all over the country.
  • Arya Samaj laid stress on the study of Vedas.
  • Thus, Arya Samaj aimed at reforming Hindu­ism. It attacked many vices and malpractices preva­lent in the Indian society.
Kata Mutiara Kata Kata Mutiara Kata Kata Lucu Kata Mutiara Makanan Sehat Resep Masakan Kata Motivasi obat perangsang wanita