As the intellectual fountainhead of the ideology of Hindutva, which is in political ascendancy in India today, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar is undoubtedly one of the most contentious political thinkers and leaders of the twentieth century. Accounts of his eventful and stormy life have oscillated from eulogizing hagiographies to disparaging demonization...
2019-08-29T07:52:05.000ZFinished @vikramsampath's amazing book: 'Savarkar: Echoes from a Forgotten Past,1883–1924' Very well researched. Plenty of references, original sources. The author has invested a lot of painstaking effort in collecting all this information and presenting it together. #MustRead – source