Prof. Dr. Yogendra Yadav
Senior Gandhian Scholar
Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
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Mahatma Gandhi’s speech at Hanuman Vyayamshala, Amraoti
Mahatma Gandhi gave a historical speech in Hanuman Vyayamshala, Amraoti, in Maharashtra. It published in Harijan at dated 24 November 1933. It is:
This vast gathering must have seen that there is no God made distinction between caste Hindus and Harijans. The distinction is purely man-made, and is an offence in the eyes of God. If the Harijans are given full opportunities for advancement, they will certainly equal, if they will not beat, others in many a field of life. The sight we have witnessed this evening must be an eye-opener to us and must inspire us to purge our hearts of the taint of untouchability.