Dr. Hedgewar, from an active Congressman to founding RSS
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Dr. Hedgewar, from an active Congressman to founding RSS

Introduction Founder of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. His strong desire was that all the people should dedicate themselves to the service of Motherland forgetting the differences of caste, creed, etc… He exemplified this ideal in his own life. He shone as a simple and loving personality. 22 June 1897 on that day, Queen Victoria of England…

Guruji Golwalkar: Saintly man under whom RSS grew multifold
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Guruji Golwalkar: Saintly man under whom RSS grew multifold

Introduction He was well known as Guruji throughout Bharat and was the second Sarsanghchalak of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. His life was wholly dedicated to the service of Motherland. Pure like fire, tender like a flower, his was a personality lofty like the Himalayas. He was a great leader with indomitable courage and a sharp intellect….

Biography of Lal Bahadur Shastri, the heroic Prime Minister
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Biography of Lal Bahadur Shastri, the heroic Prime Minister

Introduction Small of stature, simple and soft-spoken, Lal Bahadur proved to be one of the heroes of the history of India. A great general in Gandhi’s army of peaceful soldiers of freedom. He became the symbol of India’s valor and self-respect. The 27th of May 1964, is an unforgettable day in the history of India….

Biography of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Iron man of India
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Biography of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Iron man of India

Introduction India’s Man of Steel. He used to earn thousands of rupees every month as a lawyer. But he gave up his practice in order to fight for the freedom of the country. As a leader of the farmers he forced the mighty British Government to accept defeat. He was sent to prison. As the…

Madan Mohan Malaviya: A biography of teacher of the Nation
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Madan Mohan Malaviya: A biography of teacher of the Nation

Introduction The founder of Benares Hindu University. His boyhood was spent in utter poverty. By his scholarship, pure life and selflessness he won such respect that he collected more than thirteen million rupees for the University. He was the tireless exponent of the greatness of India and her culture. It is the good fortune of…

C Rajagopalachari: Biography of the first Governor-General
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C Rajagopalachari: Biography of the first Governor-General

Introduction A leader, gifted with amazing intellectual brilliance. He gave up his lucrative law practice for the sake of the country. He said and did what he thought was right, with no fear of displeasing the people and the leaders. From the Presidentship of town municipality to the Governor- Generalship of Free India, he bestowed…

Lala Lajpat Rai: Biography of an Indian Freedom Fighter
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Lala Lajpat Rai: Biography of an Indian Freedom Fighter

Introduction A great national leader who came to be called the Lion of Punjab. Worked tirelessly to improve education, to promote unity among Hindus and to reform society. His clarion call and glorious life inspired the nation. The Lathis of the servants of British imperialism cruelly cut his life short. It was the evening of…

Biography of Bal Gangadhar Tilak: A Lion who united Indians
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Biography of Bal Gangadhar Tilak: A Lion who united Indians

Introduction Before knowing the history of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, please have a look at the below trailer of a movie. It covers most of the important events visually. Swaraj is my birthright, thundered Tilak, the Lion of India. He founded schools and published newspapers, all for his motherland. He rotted in a distant jail at…

Ram Manohar Lohia: Biography, Contribution, and Socialism
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Ram Manohar Lohia: Biography, Contribution, and Socialism

Introduction The socialist leader of a fearless and dynamic personality. Both before independence and in free India he went to prison several times for the sake of the people. A man of rare scholarship and independent thought, he toiled to create a society that would ensure justice to the poor, the backward and women. It…

Mahatma Gandhi’s Biography in Indian History
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Mahatma Gandhi’s Biography in Indian History

Introduction Gandhiji’s life was dedicated to the ideals of Truth, Non-violence, and Love. ‘The Bhagavad-Gita is my mother,’ he once said; and the name of Sri Rama (one of the 24 avatars) was his shield. He was the architect of India’s freedom (read about unique freedom fighters from India here) and one of the greatest…