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    India Bride's Decision To Walk Out Of Inter-caste Marriage Upsets Dalit Colony Residents

    Divya’s decision to walk out of marriage upsets Dalit colony residents R. Arivanantham http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/divyas-decision-to-walk-out-of-marriage-upsets-dalit-colony-residents/article4792201.ece?ref=relatedNews Natham Colony in Dharmapuri district is upset at...
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    Opinion Mangu Ram Muggowal - Remembering An Unsung Dalit Hero Of The Ghadar Movement

    Remembering an unsung Dalit Hero of the Ghadar Movement GURPREET SINGH RADIO INDIA - THE PROVINCE - January 16, 2013 As secularist and progressive groups have started celebrating the Ghadar Party centenary this year, those organizing the events need to highlight the role played by many unsung...
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    India What It Means To Be A Brahmin Dalit

    An impassioned plea by a Dalit woman professional for acknowledging the prejudices and obstacles even "privileged" people like her face when confronted with the structure of caste. This personal experience underlines the context for the Constitutional amendment bill on allow reservations for the...
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    Legal SC Considers Petitions On Quotas For Dalit Muslims, Christians

    SC Considers Petitions on Quotas for Dalit Muslims, Christians Nikhil Kanekal & Prashant K. Nanda The Supreme Court said on Tuesday there could be serious “ramifications” on reservations for scheduled castes in education and jobs after it decided to consider a public interest litigation...
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    India Dog Cast(e) Away After Dalit Touch

    BHOPAL: A dog's life couldn't get worse. A mongrel brought up in an upper caste home in Morena was kicked out after the Rajput family members discovered that their Sheru had eaten a roti from a dalit woman and was now an "untouchable". Next, Sheru was tied to a pole in the village's dalit...
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    The Big Shame! Dalit Woman Parades Naked In Punjab Village

    The big shame! Dalit woman parades naked in Punjab village   Pardeep Luthra Saturday, 14 August 2010 Police refused to lodge complaint BATALA: A dalit woman of village Bhagwanpur under Kotli Surat Malhi is running from pillar to post to seek action against an influential family of the...
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    The Struggle Of Dalit Muslims And Dalit Christians For Scheduled Caste Status

    The Struggle of Dalit Muslims and Dalit Christians for scheduled caste status By Franklin Caesar Thomas For announcing the Constitution Scheduled Castes Order 1950, paragraph 3 as ultra virus and ultra motive against the secularism of our esteemed Indian constitution, Centre for Public...
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    Dalits And Amrit Pan

    I wish to know if any one knows about the Amrit pan for the delits. I heard that some gurdwaras do not give amrit to delit at the same time. They give the delit in saparate bata not the same one used for the jatts. I maybe wrong about it. I am going to India and like to know where are these...
  9. Archived_Member16

    The Dalit Tag Still Sticks Despite Converting To Sikhism

    source: The Dalit tag still sticks despite converting to Sikhism .:. NewKerala - India 's Top Online Newspaper The Dalit tag still sticks despite converting to Sikhism By Imran Khan, Patna, June 9 : It is a centuries-old ignominy they wanted to escape by converting to Sikhism in Punjab...
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    Most Members Of Dalit Sect Don't Follow Sikh Tenets

    source: Most members of Dalit sect don't follow Sikh tenets - India - The Times of India Most members of Dalit sect don't follow Sikh tenets 27 May 2009, 0130 hrs IST - THE TIMES OF INDIA Was the fight inside a Sikh gurdwara? The fight was inside a Guru Ravidass temple in Vienna...
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    Dalit Sikhs In India

    Re: Dalit Sikhs in Indai:Is it So i wish people could separate punjabi culture from sikhism... interestingly, i see many so-called "low caste" sikhs who are more proud of their caste, or at least talk about it more, than so called "upper caste" sikhs.
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    Sikh News Dalit Sikhs : Is It So?

    TEARS OF A DALIT SIKH Indian Christianity, all its institutions and churches are totally captured by Syrian Christians who claim Brahmin origin. Christianity has served Brahmins with high level education system, medical care. What then is the use of such conversions? I am a Sikh but I don't...
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    Sikh News Dalit Organisation Calls For Haryana And Punjab Shutdown (ANI Via Yahoo! India News)

    Gohana (Haryana), Aug 29 (ANI): Adi Dharam Samaj, a Dalit organisation gave a call for state-wide shutdown of Haryana and Punjab today to protest against the killing of Dalit leader Rakesh alias Lara. Rakesh was shot dead on Monday night in Gohana town of Haryana's Sonepat District by three...
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    Christianity Hopes For The Rights Of Dalit Christians

    ... convert to Islam but not to those who become Hindu, Buddhist or Sikh. ... Reservation was available to Dalits followers of Hinduism, Buddhism and Sikhism and there ... http://www.asianews.it/view.php?l=en&art=2563
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    Sikh News Court To Examine Quota Demand For Dalit Christians

    http://www.eians.com/stories/2005/02/11/11court.shtml Court to examine quota demand for Dalit Christians Indo-Asian News Service, India - Feb 11, 2005 ... 1950. According to paragraph 3, Scheduled Castes converting from Hinduism, Sikhism and Buddhism lost reservation benefits. Banerjee ...