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Kesavananda Bharati: The Seer Who Dared

Kesavananda Bharati, who died on September 6th, did not win in court, but his 1973 case limited Parliament’s power to amend the Constitution. Indian democracy is indebted to him

Kesavananda Bharati at the Edneer Mutt in Kasaragod, Kerala, January 2019 (Photo: Parshuram Bhat)