ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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The Telengana Peasant Armed Struggle, 1946-51

Over 20 years ago, Acharya Vinoba Bhave launched his bhoodan movement at Pochampalli, a village in Telengana where communists had carried on an armed struggle for five years around an agrarian programme. Bhoodan was to be the sarvodaya answer to the communist challenge on the land problem and was meant to achieve what legislative action was not expected to do.

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