- by V.D. Savarkar In 1923, Veer Savarkar wrote his seminal book 'Essentials of Hindutva' in Ratnagiri Jail where he was kept for nearly two years after being brought to the Indian mainland from the Andamans...
IntroductionThis is a collection of the statements that Veer Savarkar made from time to time on political matters from 1942 onwards. They are of great historical interest and a student of the political history of this country must study them to understand the course of events that led to the achievement of independence and the growth of democracy in India. Many of these statements were published by him to explain the movements led by him and they have altered the course of events in this country...
Gajanan Vishwanath Ketkar
Vasudeo Balwant Gogate
Gajanan Vishnu Damle
Narsimha Chintaman or Tatyasaheb Kelkar
Nirmal Chandra Chatterjee
Mahamahopadhyaya Siddheshwarshastri Chitrao
Shankar Ramchandra or Mamarao Date
Ganpat Mahadev Nalawade
Dr. Narayan Bhaskar Khare Gajanan Vishwanath KetkarGrandson of Lokmanya Tilak. BA, LLB. Editor of Kesari and Mahratta. Senior worker of Hindu Mahasabha. Managed the office work during the Bhaganagar (Hyderabad) unarmed resistance in 1938. Participated ..
The Hindu Mahasabha under the leadership of Savarkar had along with other organizations such as Arya Samaj and Hyderabad State Congress launched the Bhaganagar Unarmed Movement against the repressive rule of the Nizam and his Razakars. The following extract has been taken from Civil Disobedience Movement Vol. XII, Part V, Marathwada Freedom Movement, Government of Maharashtra Publication, pp. 351-353; 374-379...
Questions and Answers This section deals with various aspects of Savarkar.s life, thought, actions and relevance in a question and answer format. Questions are raised regarding Savarkar and his place in Indian history. Some of these questions stem from genuine curiosity and willingness to understand. Some questions take the form of accusations born out of outright ignorance or sheer malice. This section aims to address some of these questions.