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DHONDO KESHAVA KARVE

The Prince of Courage

Karve's marriage with a widow was a sensation in society. A number of people condemned him very strongly. There was hot discussion even in the newspapers in places like Pune, Bombay, Belgaum and Dharwar. Karve and his friends had formed an association called the 'Sneha-Vardhak Mandali'. The other members now did not like his attending the meetings. Karve left the Association.

In Murud there was bitter opposition to his marriage.

When Karve went to Murud with Anandibai after the marriage, they had to be victims of the wrath of the villagers. The villagers assembled and passed a resolution: 'Karve has committed an immoral act by marrying a widow. No one should sit by his side and no one should attend any meeting at which he is present; and in future if he goes to Bhikaji Pant's house Bhikaji also will be thrown out of the community.'

When Karve and Anandibai visited Murud they could not live in their house; they had to live in a separate house outside the village. It became an offence even if he spoke to his brother, mother or sister. Bhikaji's position became very difficult. The opposition of the villagers on one side and his love for his brother on the other - these forces affected his mind and he was like a mad man. Dhondu Karve was very unhappy.

Just because he married a widow Karve had to suffer for many years in many ways. His brother did not agree to send his son for education to Karve's house.

When Karve's mother and brother came to his town they did not visit his house. Even when his mother was very ill she gave strict instructions that Karve should not be informed.

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Dhondo Keshava Karve- He brought education,equality,honour and joy into the lives of many people
About  Dhondo Keshava Karve
Introduction
'Fill The Room!"
An Ideal Life
An Aristocratic Family
A Self Respecting Mother
An Example
A Lesson
The Ordeal of An Examination
A Graduate
Friend Narahari Pant
The Lamp Of Service Is Lit
Independent Life
Sacrifice To Blind Faith
A Heroic Act
You are Here! The Prince Of Courage
Patience Personified
New Lights Of Service
Thorns In The Path Of Service
Institution For Selfless Service
A Women's University
Greatness Recognized
Travel In Three Continents
A New Venture At Seventy-Eight
The sacred 'Mantra'
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