Kamala Das (1934-2009) is one of the foremost Indian writers writing in English. She was born at Punayurkulam in Keral. She writes both English and her mother tongue Malayallm.
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Gopabandhu Das was popular known as “Utkalmani” or Gem of Utkal. He was a great Karmayogi and the proverb “Man lives in deeds, not in years” was the basic philosophy of his life. His life was dedicated to the cause of the suffering humanity.
Gopabandhu Das was a noted social worker in Orissa. He is also widely known as a famous poet. Apart from it he was a legislator and an editor too. He was very well known all over Orissa. He devoted himself to the service of the humanity. He was really an illustrious son of Orissa. He […]
A law graduate, Gopabandhu Das initially worked as the headmaster of a school in Puri. Later he started his own legal practice. He founded an English-medium high school at Sakhigopal which attracted many future patriots.
C. R. Das was born on November 5,1870 in Calcutta. Even while he was a student in London, he took active part in the electioneering campaign of Dadabhai Naoroji. Public attention came his way when he brilliantly defended Aurobindo in the Alipur Bomb Conspiracy case in 1908.
Jatindranath joined the revolutionary movement after he became disillusioned with politics of the moderates. He was arrested on June 14, 1929 for his involvement in the Lahore Conspiracy Case.
Nilakantha Das played a significant role during the Non- Cooperation Movement. In 1923, he joined the Swaraj Party.
A lawyer by profession, Purushottam Das joined the Non-Cooperation Movement and later the Civil Disobedience Movement in U. P. As a leader of the kisan movement, he organised a no-rent campaign.