(Ram Mohan Rai; Ram Mohan Ray; Ramamohana Rai; Rammohun Roy; ca. 1772/741833). B. Radhanagar, Hugli dist., near Murshidabad, Bengal; Hindu religious reformer; founded Brahma (or Brahmo) Samaj (see Hinduism, 6); sometimes credited with founding comparative religion.* See also Adam, William.
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