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Sanjay Kaul Biography For Students & Children

Sanjay Kaul, is the Founder President of People’s Action, a registered society in India involved in social, economic and political advocacy on issues related with good governance in the National Capital Region of Delhi. He is also the founder of United Residents Joint Action (URJA) and United Volunteer Association (UVA). Sanjay is a member of the Executive Committee of the …

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Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev Biography For Students

सद्गुरु जग्गी वासुदेव के अनमोल विचार

Born: 3 September 1957 Mysore Full name: Jagadish Vasudev Spouse: Vijaykumari (m. 1984–1996) Education: University of Mysore Children: Radhe Jaggi Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, is a world-renowned mystic and yogi of Indian origin. The founder of Isha Yoga as well as of Isha Foundation, he is also a very famous poet. His aim in life is to help people in manifesting …

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Jayaprakash Narayan Biography For Students

Jayaprakash Narayan Biography For Students

Born: 11 October 1902, Bengal Presidency Died: 08 October 1979, Patna Movement: Quit India, Sarvodaya, JP Movement Nicknames: Lok Nayak, JP Education: University of California, Berkeley, Patna University Achievements: Jayaprakash Narayan was a freedom fighter and political leader of India. Popularly called JP, Narayan played a pivotal role in the Quit India movement and earned a lot of fame and respect for …

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Rahul Gandhi Biography For Students & Children

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi (born 19 June 1970) is an Indian politician and member of the Parliament of India, representing the Amethi constituency. Gandhi is the general-secretary of the Indian National Congress. He is the grandson of Feroze Gandhi and Indira Gandhi, and fourth generation scion of the Nehru Gandhi family. Rahul Gandhi was born in Delhi on 19 June 1970 as …

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Patanjali Biography For Students And Children

Patanjali

Patanjali — Although the Upanishads and the Atharvaveda mention yoga, it was only in the second century B.C. that its fundamentals and techniques were adequately presented. The man who did this was Patanjali in his Yogasutras (Yoga aphorisms). According to Patanjali, there are channels called nadi and centres called chakra in the human body. If these are tapped, the hidden …

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Indira Gandhi Biography For Students, Children

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi was the first women Prime Minister and an important world stateswoman. She was born in Allahabad, in the state of Uttar Pradesh. She was the only child of Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India. She was a great crusader of world peace. When she was just 13 years old, Indira organized a ‘Monkey Army’ (Vanar Sena) …

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Mahatma Gandhi Biography For Students

Mahatma Gandhi - Biography, Indian Leader, Freedom Fighter

Mahatma Gandhi — Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Born: October 2, 1869, in Porbandar, India 1893: Goes to South Africa and battles for rights of Indians 1915-20: Begins his struggle for India’s Independence 1930: Leads hundreds on long Salt March to Dandi to protest a tax on salt 1947: Negotiatives an end to 190 years of British colonial rule in India Died: 1948, Killed by a fanatic opposed …

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Sonia Gandhi Biography For Students & Children

Sonia Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi (born Edvige Antonia Albina Màino, 9 December 1946) is an Italian-born Indian politician, who has served as President of the Indian National Congress party since 1998. She is the widow of former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi who belonged to the Nehru–Gandhi family. After her husband’s assassination in 1991, she was invited by Congress leaders to take …

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Rao Tula Ram Biography For Students

Rao Tula Ram

Born: 9 December 1825, Rewari, Haryana, India Died: 23 September 1863, Kabul, Afghanistan Reign: 1838 -1857 Mother: Rani Gyan Kaur Father: Rao Puran Singh Most people familiar with India’s capital, Delhi, will likely have used the nation’s main international airport, Indira Gandhi International. En route from the airport to the centre of Delhi is a long and famous road, Rao …

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Bhagat Singh Biography For Students & Children

Bhagat Singh

Born: September 28, 1907, Punjab, India 1930: Threw bombs in Central Assembly Hall, protesting on imposing severe measures like the Trades Disputes Bill by the Britishers. 1930: Went on hunger strike to protest the inhuman treatment of fellow-political prisoners by jail authorities. 1930: Sukh Dev and Raj Guru, he was awarded the death sentence. Cremated on the bank of the …

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