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

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One Hundred Years of Brahminitude-Arrival of Annie Besant

Arrival of Annie Besant V Geetha S V Rajadurai Annie Besant's arrival in 1893 lent prestige to a brahminical version of nationalism based on caste-exclusivity and aryan superiority. The Justice Party and the Self-Respect League countered this political brahminism through a cultural resistance centred around Tamil-Dravidian fraternity.

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