Birsa Munda Revolt or Munda Uprisings (1899-1900)

Context Tension continues to prevail in Thakur munda block in Mayurbhanj district after a statue of tribal leader Birsa Munda was vandalised a few days ago. About Birsa Munda Revolt In 1899-1900, the Mundas in the region south of Ranchi rose under Birsa Munda. The Ulgulan was one of the most significant tribal uprisings in …

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Socio-religious reform Movements

In the history of modern India, the socio-religious reforms occupy a significant place. Social reformers like Raja Rammohan Roy, Swami Dayanand Sarawathi and Swami Vivekananda were responsible for the social and cultural awakening in India. The spread of liberal ideas of the west provided further stimulus for the emergence of reform movements. These movements introduced …

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