Hinduism has a great quality, whenever it is in a dark phase Hindus wake up and cleanse it, or die trying!
There are many names that are revered after death but were given really nasty times when they were alive by fanatics.
Raja Rammohon Roy was one of those priceless human beings who stood up against the monstrosity called satipratha- where women were burnt alive with their dead husbands. He not only stood up but with the help of another noble man William Bentinck banned it.
humble salutes from a true admirer.