Head of Satya Shodhak Samaj


When Jotiba Phule established the Satya Shodhak Samaj, Savitribai became the head of the women’s section which included ninety female members. Moreover, she worked tirelessly as a school teacher for girls. After Jotiba Phule’s death, she was the chairperson of Satya Shodhak Samaj and carried his work ahead. Savitribai Phule acted as a Chairperson of Satya Shodhak Samaj Conference at Saswad in 1893.

Its purpose was to liberate the Shudra and Untouchable castes from exploitation and oppression.

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