Ambedkar was born into a poor low Mahar dalit caste, who were treated as untouchables and subjected to socio-economic discrimination. They were not allowed to sit inside the class.
Ambedkar Place of Birth: Ramabai Ambedkar ; Dr. Sharada Kabir rechristened Savita Ambedkar Education: Right winged; Equalism Religious Beliefs: Hinduism by birth; Buddhism onwards Publications: Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb Ambedkar, was a jurist, social reformer and politician.
He is also known as the Father of Indian Constitution. A well-known politician and an eminent jurist, his efforts to eradicate social evils like untouchablity and caste restrictions were remarkable.
Throughout his life, he fought for the rights of the dalits and other socially backward classes. Four years later, his father remarried and the family shifted to Bombay.
In15 year old Bhimrao married Ramabai, a 9 year old girl. His father Ramji Sakpal died in Bombay, in Throughout his childhood, Ambedkar faced the stigmas of caste discrimination.
The discrimination and humiliation haunted Ambedkar at the Army school.
Fearing social outcry, the teachers would segregate the students of lower class from that of Brahmins and other upper classes. The untouchable students were often asked by the teacher to sit outside the class.
After shifting to Satara, he was enrolled at a local school but the change of school did not change the fate of young Bhimrao. Discrimination followed wherever he went.
InAmbedkar got the opportunity to study at the Elphinstone College and obtained his graduate degree in Economics and Political Science in the year from Bombay University.
Besides clearing all the exams successfully Ambedkar also obtained a scholarship of twenty five rupees a month from the Gaekwad ruler of Baroda, Sahyaji Rao III. Ambedkar decided to use the money for higher studies in the USA. In order to continue his further studies, he went to England in at his own expense.
There he was received the D. Sc by the London University. Ambedkar also spent a few months at the University of Bonn, Germany, to study economics.
He received his PhD degree in Economics in On 8 June,he was awarded a Doctorate by the University of Columbia.Babasaheb Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar was a scholar, a social reformer and a leader who dedicated his life to eradicating social inequality in India.
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Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April – 6 December ), popularly known as Babasaheb Ambedkar, was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who inspired the Dalit Buddhist movement and campaigned against social discrimination towards the untouchables, while also supporting the rights of women and labour.
Dr B.R. Ambedkar Foundation(BRAF)-an autonomous society of the Government of Rajasthan-has been concieved. Through a balanced mix of specialists and social activists, this self-governing society aims at rethinking development strategies and macroeconomic policies for the upliftment of disadvantaged section of society.