Periyar E. V. Ramasamy

ISBN Number : 978-93-5024-228-5

Library Price : Rs.995

Library Dollar Price : 40$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 262

Book Weight :534

About The Book

Present book is devoted to the great personality of Periyar E.V. Ramaswamy.

Periyar Erode Venkata Ramaswamy, also known as Ramaswami, EVR, Thanthai Periyar, or Periyar, was a Dravidian social reformer, who founded the Self-respect Movement and Dravidar Kazhagam. Periyar propagated the principles of rationalism, self-respect, women`s rights and eradication of caste. He opposed the exploitation and marginalization of the indigenous Dravidian people of South India.


Contents :

1. An Eventful Life
2. Political Career
3. Vaikom Satyagraha
4. The Self-respect Movement
5. The Dravidian Movement
6. Anti-Hindi Movement
7. Eradication of Casteism
8. Character and Personality
9. A Great Social Thinker
10. Periyar`s Thoughts on Religion
11. Principles and Legacy of Periyar
12. Periyar`s Relevance in New Millennium
13. Golden Words of Periyar
14. Periyar`s Life at a Glance

About The Author

Dr. M.H. Syed, prolific writer and scholar in his own right, is a specialist in educational subjects. An academic to the core, he is totally devoted to research and serious writing. Of late, he has been focusing on various matters, concerning education. He has several books to his credit. In addition to the present work, he is currently engaged in a project on "Education for All." 

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