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22 March 2023: Swami Dayanand Saraswati and Arya Samaj

Swami Dayanand Saraswati and Arya Samaj:

  • The 148th Foundation Day of Arya Samaj was celebrated.
  • The Arya Samaj Movement was founded by Swami Dayanand Saraswati.
  • It was the result of a reaction to Western influences.
  • The Arya Samaj was set up formally by him in Bombay in 1875.
  • Later, the headquarters of the Samaj were established in Lahore.

Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati:

  • He was born in Tankara, Gujarat, on February 12, 1824.
  • Name: Moolshankar
  • wandered as an ascetic for many years.
  • Views are published in “Satyarth Prakash.”
  • gave the slogan ‘Back to the Vedas,” a call for the revival of Vedic learning.
  • He received his education from Swami Virajananda in Mathura.
  • He condemned caste rigidities, untouchability, idol worship, animal sacrifices, and other superstitious ideas.
  • His vision of India included a classless and casteless society, a united India, and an India free of foreign rule, with Aryan religion serving as the universal religion.
  • He believed in the Vedic concept of chaturvarna, according to which a person was born without a caste but was recognized as a brahmin, kshatriya, vaishya, or shudra based on their occupation.
  • The 10 guiding principles of Arya Samaj are:
  1. God is the primary source of true knowledge.
  2. God alone is worthy of worship.
  3. The Vedas are the books of true knowledge.
  4. to accept the truth.
  5. The due principle of right and wrong (dharma) should be the guiding principle of all actions.
  6. The main aim is to promote material, spiritual, and social well-being in the world.
  7. to treat everyone with love and justice.
  8. Dispel ignorance.
  9. One’s own progress should depend on the upliftment of all others.
  10. The social well-being of mankind is to be placed above an individual’s well-being.
  • It ushered in a revolution in the field of education.
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