Devdasi and Brahman with Dhammachakra
“Devdasi and Brahman with Dhammachakra”, dry-point, 11 x 14″, 2001
© Savi Sawarkar.
Savindra “Savi” Sawarkar was born into a Mahar family that converted to Buddhism under the influence of Ambedkar. He has had numerous solo shows in India and elsewhere; and all his works challenge brahmanical hegemony; struggle with the creation of a Dalit aesthetic; and work toward the annihilation of caste. For more, see savisawarkar.arttimes.in.