What did Raja Ram Mohan Roy actively seek reforms in?
A. Promoting intercaste marriages
B. Teaching the Vedas in schools
C. Ending the practice of Sati
D. Building more temples
Answer: Option C
Solution(By Examveda Team)Raja Rammohan Roy supported women's rights. He was known for his efforts to abolish Sati Pratha (Hindu funeral practice in which widows were compelled to sacrifice themselves with their husband's pyre) and child marriage. Due to his unending efforts, Sati was declared illegal in 1829.
A. Begum Hazrat Mahal
B. Rani Laxmi Bai
C. Kuar Singh
D. Bahadur Shah Zafar
A. It questioned the ancient philosophies that dominated the Indian thinking
B. Aimed Hindu spiritual wisdom through western enlightenment
C. It believed in the existence of unique connections between god and every being
D. It believed in the possibility of reincarnation and karma
Which of the following provisions are included under female infanticide act of 1870?
I. Declared female infanticide illegal equivalent to murder
II. Parents to register the birth of all babies compulsorily.
III. Verification of female children after some years of birth particularly in areas where the custom is still prevalent
A. Only I
B. All the above statement
C. Only II and III
D. Only I and II