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Prarthana Samaj

Prarthana Samaj is founded by Dr. Atmaram Pandurang in 1867 with an aim to make people believe in one God and worship only one God. The main reformers were the intellectuals who advocate reforms of the social system of the Hindus.

Prarthana Samaj.jpegThe movement was started for religious and social reform in Maharashtra and can was much more alike Brahmo Samaj. The precursor of the Prarthana Samaj in Mumbai was the Paramahamsa Sabha, a secret society for the furtherance of liberal ideas by Ram Balkrishna Jaykar and others in Mumbai.

The worship of God was done by singing the hymns of the devotional poems written by Vitthalas or Varkari Panth, especially those of Tukaram.


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    Varsha Bothra from Guwahati 931 Days ago

    its very good and nice.i love it.

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    Ms Manju Shrivastava from Indore 1202 Days ago

    i m a cancer patient. operated successfully. on harmone therapy for five years. remain in tension and agoney. advised by hospital people to visit prarthana samaj. kindly let me knoe the address/location. whether Indore where i reside is bessed with its presence?

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