Mahishasur discourse: Gonds’ adivasi philosophy and Bahujan culture

Apart from the myth of Mahishasur, the areas that need in-depth research are Sambhushok, the Gondi religion, and Asur or Shraman or matriarchal and tantric or Lokayat philosophies. This would be the search for the beginning and the end of Bahujan society and its original structure, with the aim of getting a complete picture of the brahmanical or Aryan schemes. This research would also expose the schemes that continue today. It would not only give us a historical picture of the beginning and the end, but also bring together all sections of Bahujan society and the progressive and pro-freedom groups, to put an end to the brahmanical hypocrisy

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