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Yedu Krishna- The first Dalit priest recruited by Travancore Devaswom Board of Kerala…

October 18, 2017

Recently, Travancore Devaswom Board which administers 1246 temples in Kerala announced it would appoint 36 priests which were non-Brahmins including 6 Dalits.

There was this profile of Yedu Krishna who was the first Dalit priest. Today Times of India runs an interview of Yedu who gives you a glimpse of the training and the exams one has to undergo to become a priest.

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