Tag Archives: Ambedkar

Students run for Babasaheb

Chandigarh, December 10 The Ambedkar Students Association, Panjab University (PU), organised the ‘the 3rd Chandigarh Run for Ambedkar’ from Sukhna Lake to Rock Garden to commemorate ‘Mahaparinirwana’ of Bharat Ratna Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar.Hundreds of participants from Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula ...

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Ambedkar memorial will be the biggest in country: Nakka

State paid glowing tributes to him by holding special Assembly session’ Hailing the contributions of Dr. B R Ambedkar, Minister for Social Welfare Nakka Ananda Babu said that the State government is constructing Dr. Ambedkar ‘Smuriti Vanam,’ a modern complex ...

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Ambedkar remembered on death anniversary

Members of Dalit organisations take out rally to Assembly Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy, his cabinet colleagues, political leaders and representatives of various Dalit outfits on Wednesday paid rich tributes to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on his death anniversary. Mr. Narayanasamy, Speaker ...

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Ambedkar death anniversary: Devendra Fadnavis, Ramdas Athavale to address rally at Shivaji Park today

Every December 6, which marks the death anniversary of Ambedkar, people from across Maharashtra and various parts of India come to Chityabhoomi at Shivaji Park to pay tribute to the champion of Dalit rights. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, and Republican Party ...

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Debate: Rejecting Commonalities Between Ambedkar and Periyar Is Equivalent to Denying Facts

Ambedkar’s position on Brahmins and on post-independent India was quite similar to Periyar’s. I am puzzled by P.A. Krishnan’s response to my piece in The Wire. To reiterate, I wrote that piece to essentially show that both anti-caste crusaders Babasaheb Ambedkar and Periyar had a ...

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