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Print edition : November 27, 2015

December 1954: Ambedkar with Periyar when they met in connection with a Buddhist conference in Rangoon (Yangon). Photo: The Hindu Archives

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the foundation stone-laying ceremony of Dr. Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi, on April 20. The very forces Ambedkar fought against are trying to co-opt him. Photo: PTI

September 24, 1932: Ambedkar (second from right) on the day the Poona Pact was signed with M.K. Gandhi, in front of the Yerwada jail where Gandhi was lodged. Photo: The Hindu Archives

Students at IIT Madras reading Ambedkar’s “Annihilation of Caste” in protest against the derecognition of the Ambedkar-Periyar Study Circle, on June 3. Photo: By Special Arrangement

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