Category : India’s Great Personalities

Read here about great & historical persons in India and their contribution in Indian History.

You will get all important information of great personalities like Early Life, Chronology, Full Profile, Teachings & Philosophies, Quotes, Speeches, Awards, Campaigns in India, Books & Writings etc.

List of Famous Personalities of India


Click on the following links to learn more about great and famous personalities of India in different fields.

Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902)

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941)

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964)

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose (1897-1945)

Mother Teresa  (1910-1997)

Others

‘Awake to Freedom’ – Speech by Jawaharlal Nehru

Mahatma Gandhi’s Last Days : You Will Cry… If You Read This!

What India is today, is a result of the contribution of a great leaders from the ages. These leaders added to different circles of life which have been of incredible importance to the Indian Society.

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose : Chronology, Full Profile, Early Life

The gripping account of India’s renowned revolutionary leader, Subhash Chandra Bose, brings alive the tempestuous times of India’s struggle for independence. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was a great patriot and a determined freedom fighter. He strongly believed that an armed rebellion was necessary to wrest independence from the British. Chronology (1897-1945) Profile of Subhash Chandra… Read More »

‘Awake to Freedom’ – Speech by Jawaharlal Nehru

“Awake to Freedom” was a  speech given by the First Prime Minister and Indian statesman Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964) to the Constituent Assembly in New Delhi, India at midnight on August 14, 1947. Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first Prime Minister, wanted to build a ‘Noble Mansion’ of freedom. This is the speech he gave to the Constituent… Read More »

Mahatma Gandhi : Early Life, Chronology, Campaigns, Satyagraha & Writings

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, popularly called Mahatma (Great Soul) Gandhi, was the main architect of the Indian nation and is rightly called the Father of Nation. Chronology of Mahatma Gandhi  (1869-1948) Profile of Mahatma Gandhi Early Life: Gandhi was born on 2nd October 1869, in Porbandar, India. His family belonged to the Vaishya (merchant) class of Hindus and… Read More »

Jawaharlal Nehru : Chronology, Early Life, Gandhiji, Writings & Books

Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of Independent India and architect of India’s foreign policy, grew from a anglicized child into a dedicated nationalist par excellence. Chronology (1889-1964) Profile of Jawaharlal Nehru Early Life Jawaharlal Nehru was born on 14th November 1889, the first child of Motilal and Swarup Rani Nehru. By 1900, the family… Read More »

Rabindranath Tagore : Chronology, Profile, Freedom Movements and Books of Rabindranath Tagore

Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, mystic, painter and Nobel laureate for literature is among the leading personalities of Modern India. He was awarded the Nobel prize in Literature for his collection of well known poems Gitanjali. Chronology (1861-1941) Profile of Rabindranath Tagore Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, mystic, painter and Nobel laureate for literature is among the leading personalities… Read More »

What is Professionalism and How to Become Professional?

Everyone wants to become a “professional” these days or to work in a professionally managed organisation. While being professional may be a virtue, what exactly is implied by being a professional is often found lacking in individuals and companies. In fact, some family owned companies have higher professional standards than our so-called professionally managed companies.… Read More »