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60 Free Essays on Social Evils In India

  1. Essay

    Social evils, poverty & health Rajeev Gupta & Praneet Kumar Department of Medicine, Fortis-Escorts Hospital, Jaipur, India Received May 29, 2007 There is a close association between social circumstances and health. In India, there is a significant burden of both communicable and non...

  2. Social Evils

    . They preached that to seek God, we should turn inwards. Swami Dayanand Saraswati, the founder of the Arya Samaj, was another votary of religious and social reforms in India. He condemned idol worship and other evils which had crept into the Hindu religion. He opposed child marriage, casteism and...

  3. Dowry System

    An essay on evils of dowry system in India. Dowry system is as old as man is. The dowry system is a social evil. It is prevalent in all parts of India and almost in all the countries of the world.In India many of the traditional customs have been given up, but the custom of dowry has not only...

  4. Diwali

    Many festivals are celebrated in India. Diwali is the most important festival of India. It is a festival of Hindus but everyone participates in it. It is called Deepawali also. This festival falls in October or in the first week of November. When Lord Rama killed the Ravana-symbol of sin-and...

  5. Socio-Legal Perspective of Dowry

    . Findings of the study:- In order to curb and eradicate this social evil Parliament of India passed the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961. As the act had not proved effective, it was amended in 1984 and 1986. Then section 498-A in 1983 and section 304-B was incorporated in 1986, in order to deal with...

  6. Education

    Dowry system is as old as man is. The dowry system is a social evil. It is prevalent in all parts of India and almost in all the countries of the world.In India many of the traditional customs have been given up, but the custom of dowry has not only continued, but flourished over the years. Even in...

  7. The Services of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

    served as a nursery for the nurturing of the future political, religious and intellectual leadership of the Muslims of India who ultimately propagated the ideology of the Two Nation Theory. Social Services: Sir Syed Ahmed Khan sidestepped from the traditional approach followed by other Muslim...

  8. Gd Topics

    destroying the social fabric of Indian culture. Cricket as a national obsession is a detriment to other sports. To develop India has to empower women. Advertising is a waste of resources. State is the biggest violator of human rights. Business and ethics go hand in hand, or do they? Developing...

  9. Social Reforms, India

    the Indians. However, in the mid-19th century the social and religious movements, launched in India, attracted the attention of the Company’s administration towards the country’s social evils. The propaganda carried out by the Christian missionaries also stirred the minds of the educated Indians...

  10. Drug Addiction

    Drugs Addiction – Essay In recent times, drug-addiction in India has assumed menacing proportions and the evil is increasing by leaps and bounds. It is Wide-spreading the hostels and campuses of the universities and technical and professional institutions of the country. Charas, Ganja, Heroin...

  11. Dowry an Evil for Socitety

    in emotional, cultural and social form. DOWRY: A SOCIAL EVIL Dowry is a widespreadevil which is assuming menacing proportions. It is prevalent in all parts and almost all societies of India. It has deeply entrenched in our society and it is impossible to think of a marriage without dowry. Usually...

  12. Social Problems of India

    , and certain advancements have together led to experiencing a variety of problems. At present, poverty, gender discrimination, and unemployment are the most distressing social evils in India that has weaken the growth factor of the society. At one end we say economy is progressing at a soaring...

  13. Gandhi: His Life and Message for the World

    : 12 followers; 1914: 50,000; laws did change V. India: 1915 A. Tagore: elitist school, Brahman B. Gandhi advocated simple living, doing menial tasks, “In retrospect, he stands out as a reformer of Hinduism, somewhat like Buddha” (51). “Gandhi looked beyond national freedom to social liberation...

  14. Social Evils in Pakistan

    The social evils and superstitions that had crept in the society over the centuries made social reforms imperative for the development of the society and the masses. In the 19th century, the newly educated persons increasingly revolted against rigid social conventions and outdated customs. They...

  15. Corruption

    "Corruption free government is not a necessary condition for rapid economic development. If the corporate and institutions work and uncertainty is checked, progress is possible". -S. Swaminathan Corruption in any form is treated as an incurable disease, a cause of many social and economical...

  16. Corruption in India

    Corruption in India Corruption is not a new phenomenon in India. It has been prevalent in society since ancient times. History reveals that it was present even in the Mauryan period. Great scholar Kautilya mentions...

  17. Integrity

    independence of India from the British Empire, peacefully. While studying in South Africa, he developed a new campaign for Indian’s rights, which he used throughout the entirety of his lifetime. The ideal was Satyagraha, which was “nonviolent civil resistance.” He first addressed local social...

  18. Aditya

    husband or son. Women in India are still exploited and abused. They are still regarded as inferior to men. The birth of a female child is considered a curse in parts of the country. Daughters are considered a liability because of many social evils like dowry, etc. In spite of full legal and...

  19. Ancient India

    Ancient India The civilizations of the Indus River Valley were a very unique group for a number of reasons. As with most ancient civilizations, the social, political and economic systems were guided by religious beliefs. For ancient Indians; however, religious practice literally dictated most...

  20. Essays

    their conscience, self-control, will power and memory, in absence of which they become anti-social elements, doing anti-social activities. Sometimes the evil results in suicide and the ruin of the whole family. If not suicide, the drugs and narcotics have fatal effects which invite untimely death. More...

  21. My Ambition Become a Collector

    me becoming an IAS officer is infused by the social evils that prevail in the society. The sufferings faced by poor and the destitute ignite the spirit in one’s self and instigate the proceedings. Every one should at least have access to basic amenities like food, shelter, clothing etc. Nothing can...

  22. informations

    evils.In the recent years many pathological social conditions have arise due to which the social problems in India have become even worse. Some of the common causes of social evils are differentiation of interest, growth of civilization, challenges in social behavior and social systems, lack of required...

  23. Social Evil

    Sample essay on Social Evils Still Persist in our society Social evils are prevalent in almost all the backward countries. Surprising enough that India, a country proud of her ancient culture is no exception to it. Conservatism and fundamentalism apart there are certain customs that smear the face...

  24. Social Evils 1

    The social evils and superstitions that had crept in the society over the centuries made social reforms imperative for the development of the society and the masses. In the 19th century, the newly educated persons increasingly revolted against rigid social conventions and outdated customs. They...

  25. Universal Education

    without leaving much for mobility of small children in the severe cold, heat or heavy rains (10) Social Evils: Social evils like superstition, illiteracy faith in ancient conventions and customs, child marriages, untouchability, pardah system etc. create innumerable obstacle in the expansion of...

  26. India and Hindu

    Dalit woman was tortured, stripped and tied to a tree in Ram Duali village of Punjab (http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/India/Dalit_woman_tied_naked_to_tree/articleshow/2353945.cms) Another discovery and strict implementation of the evil Caste System and the Hindu Satanic Cult is "manual...

  27. Female Foeticide

    ). The demographic profile of India clearly indicating the profoundness and wide spread prevalence of this social evil i.e. female foeticide. In Jaipur itself 3500 female foeticide per year on average seen and where killing is no sin. DEFINITION: Female foeticide: It is defined as aborting a...

  28. Globalization and Democracy at Work at India

    need to improve our social evils, like, illiteracy, disease, poverty and the virus called "corrupt politicians'. These corrupt ones will go into oblivion sooner or later.Please don't lose heart.Indian Democracy has a strong root and it cannot be thrown away by power on the surface of the...

  29. Social Evil

    SOCIAL EVILS The social evils and superstitions that had crept in the society over the centuries made social reforms imperative for the development of the society and the masses. In the 19th century, the newly educated persons increasingly revolted against rigid social conventions and outdated...

  30. Is Caste an Economic Development Vehicle?

    modern — view on 'caste.' He asserts, like most do, that caste is a "social evil," "divisive," and "a curse" that must be 'eradicated' if India is "to prosper." Yet he concedes that, despite its suspected racial origin, caste had done good to India by helping in work specialisation, which had made...