The Tarkeshwar Movement of 1924 in Bengal was Against

  1. Coruption in temples
  2. Arrest of political leaders
  3. Violence
  4. Communalism
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 14th May 2015 in History.
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    Option 1 is the right answer.

    The Tarakeswar affair (also known as the Tarakeswar scandal or the Mahant-Elokeshi affair) refers to a public scandal in 19th-century Calcutta (Kolkata), then the capital of the British Raj. It resulted from an illicit love affair between Elokeshi, the wife of a government employee Nobin Chandra, and the Brahmin head priest (or mahant) of the Tarakeswar Shiva temple. Nobin subsequently decapitated his wife Elokeshi because of the love affair. A highly publicised trial followed, dubbed the Tarakeswar murder case of 1873, in which both the husband and the mahant were found guilty in varying degrees.

    Harsh Vardhan Professor Answered on 16th May 2015.
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    the correct answer is  1. corruption in temples.
    Its is clearly mentiioned in the book u can get from there “Netaji Subash Chandra Bose and Indian freedom struggle.
    What happend that is due to corruption in Hindu temples , Bose with the jugantar members took part in this movement against the corruption in Hindu temples.

    Gaurav C Default Answered on 16th May 2015.

    Thank you Gaurav for explanation. Stay connected.

    on 16th May 2015.
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