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Mayuram Vedanayakam Pillai (மயூரம் வேதநாயகம் பிள்ளை)

Mayuram Vedanayakam Pillai

Mayuram Vedanayakam Pillai Mayuram Vedanayakam Pillai – Called a “Varakavi” in Tamil, this poet wrote philosophical, thought-provoking poems said to be divinely inspired. He was said to be a gentleman and one who worked for his country, a scholar of Tamil, devoting his life to embellishing Tamil literature. Born in Kulatur close to Tirucirapalli to […]

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Salma Agha


Salma Agha (Urdu: سلمہ آغا born October 25, 1965) is a singer and actress from Pakistan who sang and acted in Indian films & Pakistani films in 1980s and early 1990s. Her first film was B.R. Chopra’s Nikaah. She won the Filmfare Best Female Playback Award in 1982 for the song “Dil ke Armaan” in […]

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Sayed Ahmed Rushdi


Sayed Ahmed Rushdi Ahmed Rushdi, SI, PP (Urdu: احمد رشدی: Hindi: अहमद रुश्दी April 24, 1934 – April 11, 1983) was a versatile Pakistani playback singer who worked in film music and was “an important contributor to the Golden Age of Pakistani film music.” Rushdi is acclaimed as one of the greatest singers ever lived […]

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N.G. Chandavarkar


N.G. Chandavarkar Sir Narayan Ganesh Chandavarkar (December 2, 1855 – May 14, 1923) was an early Indian National Congress politician and Hindu reformer. He was regarded by some as the “leading Hindu reformer of western India” Narayan Ganesh Chandavarkar was born in Honavar in the Bombay Presidency on December 2, 1855. His maternal uncle was […]

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Henry Cotton


Henry Cotton Sir Henry John Stedman Cotton, KCSI (13 September 1845 – 22 October 1915) had a long career in the Indian Civil Service, during which he was sympathetic to Indian nationalism. After returning to England, he served as a Liberal Party Member of Parliament (MP) for Nottingham East from 1906 to January 1910. He […]

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Balakrishna Sharma


Balakrishna Sharma Born On: 1897 Died On: 1960 Career: Poet, philosopher, politician Nationality: Indian Poet, philosopher and politician, Mr. Balakrishna Sharma holds a unique position among the great stalwarts shaping the destiny of the nation. Nature has endowed him with all her choice of gifts in rare abundance, and he has ungrudgingly placed them unreservedly […]

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Sadashiva Brahmendra

Sadashiva Brahmendra

Sadashiva Brahmendra Birth & Childhood Sri Sadashivabrahmendra was bron in Srivathsa gothra in Madurai at Tamilnadu. Sri Somanath Avadani & Srimati Parvati devi were the parents of sadashivabrahmendra. They were soft natured, orthodox & truthful peoples. Somanath Avadani came to Madurai in the year 1650 from Andhra. He was famous as “Moksha inti Somanath Avadani”. […]

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