Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Research Center
Last Updated On May 14 2011 10:14AM
The Scheme of epoch making social thinks in Indiaas envisaged by the 10th &11th plan of UGC to undertaken by the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar University, Aurangabad. shall be known as Bharatratana Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Centre for Research and Development.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar is the constant source of inspiration to the people of Indiaespecially the vast toiling and suffering masses, because his ideas, Principles and actions continue to have relevance as the contradictions in social and economics life persist even today . He, bering the revolutionary and spokesman of the toiling peoples of Indiawho are socio-culturally discriminated, exploited, deprived and disadvantaged has fought against all the Socio-cultural , economics and Political forces thought-out of his life. He stressed on the knowledge exploitation and injustice Which are in Social forms of violence and the oppressions.
With a view of cresting castles and classless social order. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar endeavored to set basic ever lasting human values such as equality, liberty, fraternity and social justice in Indiasociety. This fundamental ideas and values of his life, have become the fountain of inspiration self –respect, selfconfidence, rationality and Practical humanism. He wanted to build a new India, a strong united Indiafree burden of History of hatred and exploitation.In this spectrum of relentless straggles against oppression and injustice and building of a new social system based on ever lasting human values , Rajashri Shahu Maharaj, Maharaja Sayajirao Gaikwad of BarodaStatestood as a prime source of strength and direction in the initial phase in bringing up Dr.B.R.Ambedkar as leader of suffering masse and a maker of Modern India.
There is a great need to acquire , imbibe and enrich the teachers, students, as well as the concerned citizens of Indiawith his vision of nation and the work involve them in research studies ,field-work based on extension service programmes, activities and orient or refresh them to contribute towards making Indiaa healthy Nation.
a. Ambedekarism as “Cementing force”
In Maharashtra , we have long tradition of selfless Ambedkarism people and few Thinks who have developed and enriched theory and practice ‘Ambedkarism’.They have voiced problems ,challenges of contemporary India ,especially poverty,population,explosion,caste & Communal riots, tensions wars in India . A large number of persons, organization have contributed in developing Ambedkarism as as cementing force among the divided people of India. Dr. Ambedkar was interested in making integrated Indiaa land of love and knowledge. He attempted to do so on his own efforts and through the constitution of Indiapiloted by him.
b. Centre as ‘Liason’ between institutions, policy makes and people.
In order study and understand theory and practice of Ambedkarism in contemporary Maharashtra and elsewhere to establish links between academicians leaders, activists, government official, judicial, Constitutional experts and students as well as groups involved in social transformation. The Centre shall act.’Liason’ and resource centre.
Centre as place for disseminating National values in the constitution of India. The inequalities, divisions, distances ,segregation, between lower and upper castes continue to exits. The caste heartedness has not yet gone .Therefore the dissemination of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar ideas, values which are incorporated in the constitution of Indiaseems to be effective means to deal with such social evils.
Centre as symbol of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkars action oriented emancipatory project. We should like to establish the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research Centre at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad. which is at the ideal historical place where the Buddhist culture was development and Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar established P.E.Society and started to educate , unite the people to agitate against the injustice.
The Major objectives of the Centre are envisaged which are given below.
< >The understand Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar’s ideas/through philosophy and emancipator movements as well as to study the relevance of them .>To undertake research in areas relating to freeing the oppressed people thought various ways, policies and programmes , mainly Reservation policy initiated first in India dusing 1902 by Rajashri Shahu Maharaj and them followed by Govt. of India . Post –metric scholarship scheme (initiated during 1945) abolition of unsociability practice , discrimination , distribution of surplus land and enactment of legislations etc. and the movement as well as their impact on Dalits and Non-Dalits.>To undertake research to know the impact of constitution of Indiaon the life of people of INdia,especially in the areas of Social justice.>To build Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Centre for Research and Development , a resource centre (Library) of national international level wherein all works of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar and related studies ,literature for students , Scholars, administration and policy makers as well as studies done on Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar on the people who have came under his influences.>To create pedagogy for the toiling people and administrations by the centre which will also include the collection of rare documents, films, Audio –Films , Video sources relating to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar tuning all with his vision of India.>Top
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* Programmes and Activities proposed:
The Centre will seek to acquaint young generation with philosophy of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar and his contemporary relevance . Therefore is seeks to pursue the following programmes and activities derived form main aims objectives of proposal mentioned earlier.
< >to set up resource centre for students ,teachers ,scholars and policy makers as well as administrators with its library high tech. facilities and resource persons so that as increasing number and people become acquainted with Ambedkarian ideas and principles .>To organize Seminars, work-shops, Lecturer-series, on some identified themes, issued ,printed material of these lectures and deliberations will be placed in the library for the users.> To conduct field-work and action programmes on the basis of Ambedkarian course of actions, values.>To conduct orientation, training programmes >To conduct full-time, part-time courses (Diploma, Certificate) for students. Short-term courses of 3 to 6 months.>To conduct Research by M.Phil/Ph.D. students , other scholars both on life and work of Dr. Ambedkar impact of measures and legislations on weaker sections.>To conduct action –oriented research.>To explore social mobility among the Dalits and impact of legislations on them.>To conduct critical inquiry of the Dis-course between Dr. Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi.>Centre will publish articles ,project, research papers , Seminar proceedings etc.>The centre will provide space for voice of Dalit women in research and other activities of the centre.>The centre will act National/International collaborative comparative centre and will provide the facilities to do so.>The centre will provide leadership, legal and social guidance to the needy and it will not be meant for providing employment, jobs.>To undertake such other activities and endeavors as would be considered suitable for furtherance of aims and objectives of the centre. >Top
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Director,Babasaheb Ambedkar Researech Center
Professor and Head, Department Of Hindi