The first fresh religious movement came in the lime light in a direct appearance in 1928 in India. This was the real awakening of India. The great systems of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Zoroastranism excluding Mohammadanism study is concluded in this book. The constant activity and influence was kept in the mind of the author throughout its collection. This period extends from 1803 to 1910.
The author deals the historical outline of the period and activities and reforms of different reforming organisations.<-p>
The reforms checked by defence of the old faith like Arya Samaj, Sri Shivnarayan Brahmans, Vedic missions, Dev Samaj and others. The full defence of the old religion of 1870-1913 begining with Ramkrishna Paramhans and Sectarian movements in Hinduism like Madhvas, Chaitanya, Vaishnavas, Saivas and several southern reformers like Lingayats, Saktas are also mentioned by the author.<-p>