Annie Besant on Right Citizenship

Besant, Annie
Theosophical Publishing House
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Annie Besant on Right Citizenship (Paperback)


This booklet stresses the qualities which will help young people to contribute to society. It was inspired by the life of Dr. Annie Besant who was an example of a perfect citizen. It is composed of selections from her talks and writings introduced by brief biographical notes. It is hoped that they will be as inspiring to readers as they were to the compiler.


ANNIE BESANT (1847-1933) second President of the Theosophical Society (1907-1933) was described as a 'Diamond Soul', for she had many brilliant facets to her character. She was an outstanding orator of her time, a champion of human freedom, educationist, philanthropist and author with more than three hundred books and pamphlets to her credit. She also guided thousands of men and women all over the world in their spiritual quest.

In her earlier days in England, she did remarkable work as a Freethinker and Fabian socialist, and supported many noble causes, including women's rights. From 1893, she lived in India and worked indefatigably for the cultural and spiritual renaissance of the country. She organized the Home Rule movement and inspired Indians with a dynamic vision of India's future.

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