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Who is Agnivesh?
Agnivesh is an Indian politician and a former Member of Legislative Assembly from the Indian state of Haryana, an Arya Samaj scholar, and a social activist. He is best known for his work against bonded labour through the Bonded Labour Liberation Front, which he founded in 1981. Agnivesh also founded and became president of the World Council of Arya Samaj, which he describes as an associate of the original Arya Samaj, and served as the chairperson of the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery from 1994 to 2004.
- born on (76 years ago) in Srikakulam
- nationality: India
- religion: Hinduism
- education: University of Calcutta
- profession: Philosopher, social activist
- filmography: "Inqilab"
- official website: www.swamiagnivesh.com
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by Catherine Cornille
Like Maulana Wahiduddin Khan, Swami Agnivesh is a frequent speaker at interfaith gatherings and often champions the rights of India's minorities. Religious nationalism and communal politics have made inter-religious dialogue a matter of ...
Life in Freedom (2014)
Liberation Theologies from Asia by Michael Amaladoss
SWAMI AGNIVESH Swami Agnivesh is a sannyasi who belongs to the ...
Averting the Apocalypse (1990)
Social Movements in India Today by Arthur Bonner
Agnivesh is an imposing man: about five feet ten with a ...
by Col Ved Prakash
Swami Agnivesh, an Arya Samajist and a leading human rights activist belongs to this gotra.
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Scrabble value of A1G2N1I1V4E1S1H4
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Anagrams of AGNIVESH
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- GASH VEIN
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