Buddhism in India: Challenging Brahmanism and Caste
This book is an historical survey of Buddhism in India and shows how over a period of 2500 years, Buddhism has been engaged in a struggle against caste-hierarchy. It has challenged Brahmanism, the main exploitative system of traditional Indian society, and instead endeavored to build religious egalitarianism.
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A must read I would say to understand India's philosophical evolution. Most people's understanding today of India is that Hinduism is basic religion that has existed all along which is not true. Read full review
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