Ramachandra Guha praises Mary King’s “Gandhian Nonviolent Struggle and Untouchability in South India: The 1924-25 Vykom Satyagraha and the Mechanisms of Change” as “excellent” in his recent essay, “Remembering Vaikom satyagraha in the light of Sabarimala [Hindu temple]”.

4 March, 2019

Renowned historian Ramachandra Guha acclaims Mary King’s “Gandhian Nonviolent Struggle and Untouchability in South India: The 1924-25 Vykom Satyagraha and the Mechanisms of Change” as an “excellent” source for his recent essay, “Remembering Vaikom satyagraha in the light of Sabarimala [Hindu temple]”, concerning the temple in Kerala, that has long banned women.