Statue honoring a 12th Century Braham.
20th c Indian Popular Culture Sculpture
INDIAN MODERN Anonymous
(active 1800 - present)
Karnataka. Karnataka. India.
He was honored for his efforts to uplift the Dalits (Untouchables). India has adopted affirmative action principles in an attempt to abolish the caste system which is still very much a problem which reserves places for Dalits in Educational institutions and in job hiring. It is estimated that there are over 200 million dalits in India.