CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction; 2. Basaveshwara and His Life; 3. Basaveshwara's Concept of Equality; 4. Basaveshwara's Concept of Humanism; 5. Basaveshwara and Human Rights; 6. Basaveshwara's Concept of an Ideal Society; 7. Anubhava Mantapa as a Democratic Forum; 8. The Relevance of Basaveshwara to contemporary World; 9. Conclusion.
The book aims to present the Political Philosophy of Basaveshwara. His humanist ideas present sincere solutions for human problems, conflicts and controversies and also his humanist philosophy can revitalize thoughts and actions of man and society. There is a profound thoughtfulness in his approach and, if deeply pondered over, it may be interpreted as a great Philosophy of Humanism. The present work is the humble and simple attempt in this direction.