Short note satyashodhak samaj

short note satyashodhak samaj

Satya Shodhak Samaj was founded by Jyotiba Phule in 1873 in Maharshtra. The Satyashodhak Samaj aimed to spread education among the lower caste people to make them aware of their rights. Satyashodhak Samaj rejected all kinds of Brahman domination and exploitation on the basis of religion and all religious sources of inequality. Membership of Satyashodhak Samaj was open to all castes, sects and religions. Any one who accepted its ideology and acted accordingly by taking oath could be a member of Satyashodhak Samaj.