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Sardar Vallabhai Patel (Gujarati:સરદાર વલ્લભાઇ પટેલ )

 Sardar Vallabhai Patel (Gujarati:સરદાર વલ્લભાઇ પટેલ ) was popularly known as Iron Man of India. His full name was Sardar Vallabhai Patel. He played a leading role in the Indian freedom struggle and became the first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister of India. He is credited with achieving political integration of India. Early life: Vallabhai […]

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Swami Vivekananda (Bangla:স্বামী বিবেকানন্দ)

Swami Vivekananda (Bangla:স্বামী বিবেকানন্দ) was one of the most influential spiritual leaders of Vedanta philosophy. He was the chief disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahansa and was the founder of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission. Early life: Swami Vivekananda real name was Narendranath Dutta. He was born on January12, 1863 in Calcutta. His father’s name was Vishwanath Dutta […]

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Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa (Bengali:শ্রী রামাকৃষ্ণা পারামাহাম্সা)

Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa (Bengali:শ্রী রামাকৃষ্ণা পারামাহাম্সা) was one of the foremost Hindu spiritual leaders of the country. His teachings are still deeply revered by the people. He also played a key role in the social reform movement in Bengal in 19th century. He provided spiritual enlightenment to the people of Bengal and played a key role […]

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Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya (Kannada:ಸರ್ ಮೋಕ್ಷಗುಂಡಂ ವಿಸ್ವೆಸ್ವರಯ್ಯ)

Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya  (Kannada:ಸರ್ ಮೋಕ್ಷಗುಂಡಂ ವಿಸ್ವೆಸ್ವರಯ್ಯ) was an eminent engineer and statesman and played a key role in building of modern India. Early life: Sir M. Visvesvarayya was born on September 15, 1860 in Muddenahalli village in the Kolar district of the erstwhile princely state of Mysore (present day Karnataka). His father Srinivasa Sastry was a Sanskrit […]

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Jyoti Basu (Bengali:জ্যোতি বসু)

Jyoti Basu (Bengali:জ্যোতি বসু) An icon of India’s Communist movement who could have been the world’s first democratically elected Marxist Prime Minister of India; Jyoti Basu was a charismatic and powerful political leader. Early Life: Jyoti Basu was born as Jyotirindra Basu in an upper middle-class family at 43/1 Harrison Road, now Mahatma Gandhi Road, in […]

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Jandhyala Subramanya Sastri(Telugu:జంధ్యాల సుబ్రహ్మణ్యశాస్త్రి)

Jandhyala Subramanya Sastri(Telugu:జంధ్యాల సుబ్రహ్మణ్యశాస్త్రి)(14th  January 1951 – 19th  June 2001) was a screenwriter, director and actor from Telugu Cinema. He is revered as a comic genius and has directed several successful comedy movies and holds the credit of introducing several comedy actors including Brahmanandam to the film industry. Early life: Jandhyala, popularly known as ‘Hasya Brahma’ […]

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Jagannath Ratha Yatra (Sanskrit:जगन्नतः रथ यत्र | Oria:ଜଗଣ୍ଥ୍ ରଥ ୟାତ୍ରା | Hindi:जगन्नाथ रथ यात्रा

Jagannath Ratha Yatra (Sanskrit:जगन्नतः रथ यत्र | Oria:ଜଗଣ୍ଥ୍ ରଥ ୟାତ୍ରା |  Hindi:जगन्नाथ रथ यात्रा)  festival has been traditionally celebrated annually in Jagannath Puri, Orrisa . Idols of Lord Krishna is worshipped as ‘Jagannath’ meaning ‘master of the universe’, along with his sister Subhadra and elder brother Baladeva taken through the streets of the city. Cultures […]

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Sri Rama Navami (Sanskrit:श्री राम नवमि | Hindi: श्री रमा नवमी | Telugu:శ్రీ రామ నవమి | Tamil:ஸ்ரீ ராம நவமி | Kannada:ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಮ ನವಮಿ

Sri Rama Navami (Sanskrit:श्री राम नवमि | Hindi: श्री रमा नवमी | Telugu:శ్రీ రామ నవమి | Tamil:ஸ்ரீ ராம நவமி | Kannada:ಶ್ರೀ ರಾಮ ನವಮಿ is the birth anniversary of Sri Rama celebrated by devotees all over India. Cultures , Rituals and Festive: This festival is celebrated for nine days starting from Chaitra sudda Padyami and ends with Navami […]

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