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Unformatted text preview: borders. These east and west borders were areas where very few people were not following strict religious traditions. The British one a battle against the Mughals, giving them control over India Ram Mohan roy – A Brahmin, very well educated came from eastern India, educated in Persian, was a Hindi yet he was very familiar with the Islamic religion Sati – burning of widows (direct translation: truthful one) Done to protect the chastity and honor after a woman’s husband dies. They essentially commit suicide after husband dies Rom Mohan Row was a big critic of Sati and also advocated religious traditions in India Rom Mohan Roy also started the Brahmo Samaj Vivekanunda went to the world parliament of religions in 1897 in Chicago Hindutva – (Hindu nest) Congress Party...
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2010 for the course RELS 1001 taught by Professor Lane during the Spring '10 term at Minnesota.
- Spring '10