Dalit: Thar Gotra Bhram Ra Yatartha

Author: Samata Foundation

Published: 2017


Language: Nepali

Edition: First

Pages: 39

Category: Publications


The Policy paper, “Dalit: Thaar Gotra Bhraam Ra Yatartha” consists of different issues related with Thar and Gotra inside Dalits. Likewise, writer defines the terms gotra, jaat and thar which clears the illusion and misunderstanding surrounding the terms. He also puts forth the issues related to citizenship of Dalits which generated problems in past, caused by lack of knowledge regarding the facts about the surnames. So to clarify about the caste, surname and clan name, he has further listed out the surnames within Dalits, which is the update of categorization done by Dalit Commission Office.