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Mohan Das Namishray

Portrait of writer Mohan Das Namishray

Mohan Das Namishray

Mohan Das Namishray has been a senior correspondent with the Nav Bharat Times, New Delhi, as well as chief editor of the Hindi monthly Samajik Nyay Sandesh and minister of social justice and empowerment for the government of India. He is a noted journalist and the author of over fifty books and numerous articles, and a founder of the Hindi magazine Bayaan. Some of his books have been translated into different Indian languages, as well as into English, Japanese, German and Chinese. His autobiography Apne Apne Pinjre (Self Cage), the first Dalit autobiography in Hindi.

Articles by Mohan Das Namishray

Our Village
By Mohan Das Namishray
It would be difficult to find a single man whose back had not been scarred by the whip of the thakur or his agents.
Translated from Hindi by Laura Brueck & Christi A. Merrill