April 26, 2018

Archives for November 2011
  • Jagjivan Ram

    Babu Jagjivan Ram (5 April 1908 – 6 July 1986), known popularly as Babuji, was a freedom fighter and a so ...

    Babu Jagjivan Ram (5 April 1908 – 6 July 1986), known popularly as Babuji, was a freedom fighter and a social reformer hailing from the scheduled castes of Bihar in India. He was from the Chamar caste ...

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  • Jayaprakash Narayan

    Jayaprakash Narayan (11 October 1902 – 8 October 1979), widely known as JP Narayan, Jayaprakash, or Lokna ...

    Jayaprakash Narayan (11 October 1902 – 8 October 1979), widely known as JP Narayan, Jayaprakash, or Loknayak, was an Indian independence activist and political leader, remembered especially for leadin ...

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  • Anugrah Narayan Sinha

    Dr. Anugrah Narayan Sinha (18 June 1887 – 5 July 1957), known as Bihar Vibhuti, was an Indian statesman w ...

    Dr. Anugrah Narayan Sinha (18 June 1887 – 5 July 1957), known as Bihar Vibhuti, was an Indian statesman who was the first Deputy Chief Minister cum Finance Minister of the Indian state of Bihar (1946– ...

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  • Krishna Sinha

    Sri Krishna Sinha (Singh) (Sri Babu) (1887–1961), known as Bihar Kesari, was the first Chief Minister of ...

    Sri Krishna Sinha (Singh) (Sri Babu) (1887–1961), known as Bihar Kesari, was the first Chief Minister of the Indian state of Bihar (1946–1961). Along with the nationalists Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Dr.  ...

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  • Rajendra Prasad

    Dr. Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963) was an Indian politician and educator. He was on ...

    Dr. Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963) was an Indian politician and educator. He was one of the architects of the Indian Republic, having drafted its first constitution and serving a ...

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  • Babu Kunwar Singh

    Veer Kunwar Singh (1777–1858), one of the leaders of the Indian rising of 1857 belonged to a royal PARMAR ...

    Veer Kunwar Singh (1777–1858), one of the leaders of the Indian rising of 1857 belonged to a royal PARMAR Kshatriya (Rajput) house of Jagdispur, currently a part of Bhojpur district, Bihar state, Indi ...

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  • Gonu Jha

    Gonu Jha was a Maithili Brahmin from Mithila. His story is very famous throughout the Mithila region, lik ...

    Gonu Jha was a Maithili Brahmin from Mithila. His story is very famous throughout the Mithila region, like that of Akbar and Birbal in north India or Tenaliram. Gonu Jha was known to be very intellige ...

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  • Samudragupta

    Samudragupta, ruler of the Gupta Empire (c. AD 335 – 375), and successor to Chandragupta I, is considered ...

    Samudragupta, ruler of the Gupta Empire (c. AD 335 – 375), and successor to Chandragupta I, is considered to be one of the greatest military geniuses in Indian history according to Historian V. A. Smi ...

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  • Pusyamitra Sunga

    Pusyamitra Sunga (died 151 BCE, r. 185–151 BCE) was the founder and first King of the Sunga Dynasty in No ...

    Pusyamitra Sunga (died 151 BCE, r. 185–151 BCE) was the founder and first King of the Sunga Dynasty in Northern India. Pusyamitra Sunga was originally a Senapati (General) of the Mauryan empire. In 18 ...

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  • Chandragupta II

    Chandragupta II the Great, very often referred to as Vikramaditya or Chandragupta Vikramaditya in Sanskri ...

    Chandragupta II the Great, very often referred to as Vikramaditya or Chandragupta Vikramaditya in Sanskrit; was one of the most powerful emperors of the Gupta empire. His rule spanned 375–413/15 CE, d ...

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