(i) The first schism in Brahmoism occurred due to serious differences
between the older section and the younger section.
(ii) The younger section stood for the complete abolition of the caste system.
(iii) The older section wanted to maintain caste system, though criticising its
(iv) The younger section asserted that Brahmoism was Hinduism.
(v) The older section maintained that Brahmoism was universal and hence
different from Hinduism.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) iii, iv and v
(d) All of them
Which of the following statements about Keshab Chandra Sen are true?
(i) He joined the Brahmo Samaj in 1857.
(ii) He seceded from it due to differences with the older members and formed
a new organisation.
(iii) He was the first social reformer to under-take extensive tours of India.
(iv) He passed away in 1905.
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i and ii
(b) ii and iii
(c) i, ii and iii
(d) All of them
Keshab Chandra Sen
(i) Adopted a radical and comprehensive scheme of social reforms.
(ii) Infused the concept of bhakti into Brahmoism.
(iii) Influenced the socio-religious reformers in Bombay and Madras.
(iv) Opposed the introduction of western education in India.
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) i, iii and iv
(d) All of them