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Acharya Vinoba Bhave – The National Teacher Of India Who Started Bhoodan Movement

  Is it possible to have so many qualities in a single person? Well yes, Vinayaka Narahari Bhave aka Vinoba Bhave was a man of...

Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay – The Great Indian Feminist who Set Up Many Institutions in India to Promote Arts, Crafts and Culture

  Quick Facts Name: Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay Also Known As: The Aesthetic Queen of India Famous As: Actress, Social Reformer, Freedom Fighter, Author Birth Date: 3 April 1903 (Mangalore, Karnataka) Died...

Murlidhar Devidas Amte – The Indian Social Activist who was an Angel to the Leprosy-survivors

  Quick Facts Full Name: Murlidhar Devidas Amte Also Known As: Baba Amte Famous As: Social Worker Birth Date: 26 December 1914 Died On: 9 February 2008 (aged 94) Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Hinganghat, Wardha,...

Dr. Pramod Karan Sethi – The Genius with Gentleness and Master Craftsman of Surgery who Co-Invented the Jaipur Foot

  Quick Facts Name: Pramod Karan Sethi Also Known As: P. K. Sethi Famous As: Indian Orthopaedic Surgeon Birth Date: 28 November 1927 Died On: 6 January 2008 Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh Awards: Ramon Magsaysay Award (1981),...

Verghese Kurien – The Milkman of India, Bringer of the White Revolution

  Quick Facts Name: Verghese Kurien Also Known As: Father of the White Revolution of India Famous As: The Milkman of India Birth Date: 26 November 1921 Died On: 9 September 2012 Nationality: Indian Birth...

Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Laxman (R. K. Laxman) – The Common Man Cartoonist of India

  Quick Facts Name: Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Laxman Also Known As: R. K. Laxman Famous As: The Common Man Cartoonist Birth Date: 24 October 1921 Died On: 26 January 2015 in Pune,...

Pandurang Shastri Athavale – Social Reformer and Founder of Swadhyaya Parivar

  Quick Facts Name: Pandurang Shastri Athavale Also Known As: Dadaji Famous As: Spiritual Leader and Activist Philosopher Birth Date: 19 October 1920 Died On: 25 October 2003 Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Roha, Maharashtra  Awards: Templeton Prize...

Mahesh Chandra Mehta – One Man Enviro-legal Brigade

  Quick Facts Name: Mahesh Chandra Mehta Also Known As: One Man Enviro-legal Brigade Famous As: Attorney Birth Date: 12 October 1946 Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Jammu & Kashmir Awards: The Great Son of...

Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi – The Queen of Carnatic Music

  Quick Facts Name: Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi Also Known As: M.S. Subbulakshmi, Kunjamma Famous As: Indian Singer Date Of Birth: 16 September 1916 Died On: 11 December 2004 Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Madurai,...

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