Overview for Life and Works of Raja Rammohun Roy
Indian renaissance began with Raja Rammohun Roy. Raja Rammohun Roy was in favour of Indians taking to modern education and especially the Western education. He was a great cosmopolitan figure and had helped in the social transformation of Indian society and espoused the cause of eradication of evil customs like the Sati system; he also favoured the unity of all religions. He formed a new society called the Brahmo Samaj, which was based on humanism and rationalism. He favoured the extension of cooperation with the British for the upliftment of the Indian masses. This book delves deep into the thoughts of Raja Rammohun Roy in the modern perspectives.
S.R. Sharma (Author)
Dr. Sita Ram Sharma is an expert on International affairs. Besides this he has written on many International events so far. He is biographer of Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, Dr. K.R. Narayanan former Presidents of India Bill Clinton former President of US which were vey much acclaimed in the international academic circles. Dr. Sharma is a historian, an educationist and a scholar of eminence who has published more than five hundred books so far. Most of the publishers deem it a privilege to publish Dr. Sita Ram Sharma's books. He is very much respected in America and Germany. He has been a UNESCO Scholar in Philipines and a Colombo plan scholar in Newzealand.