REMEMBERING KAKA

Emergence: 29 December 1942 Demise: 18 July 2012 Rajesh Khanna (popularly known as kaka) was an Indian actor, film producer and politician who is best known for his work in the Hindi cinema. He is referred to as the “First Superstar” of Indian cinema. He starred in 15 consecutive solo hit films from 1969 toContinue reading “REMEMBERING KAKA”

πŸ™ REMEMBERING ARUN JAITLEY πŸ™

Emergence: 28 December 1952 Demise: 24 August 2019 Arun Jaitley was an Indian politician and attorney. A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Jaitley served as the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs of the Government of India from 2014 to 2019. Jaitley previously held the cabinet portfolios of Finance, Defence, Corporate Affairs, Commerce andContinue reading “πŸ™ REMEMBERING ARUN JAITLEY πŸ™”

GOOD GOVERNANCE DAY: REMEMBERING ATAL JI

Good Governance Day (India): 25 December Emergence: 25 December 1924 Demise: 16 August 2018 Good Governance Day is observed in India annually on the twenty-fifth day of December, the birth anniversary of former-Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.bGood Governance Day was established in 2014 to honor Prime Minister Vajpayee by fostering awareness among the Indian peopleContinue reading “GOOD GOVERNANCE DAY: REMEMBERING ATAL JI”

πŸ™πŸŒΊ REMEMBERING MOHAMMED RAFI πŸŒΊπŸ™

Mohammed Rafi Emergence: 24 December 1924 Demise: 31 July 1980 Mohammed Rafi was an Indian film playback singer. He is considered as one of the greatest and most influential singers of the Indian subcontinent. Rafi was notable for his versatility and range of voice; his songs varied from fast peppy numbers to patriotic songs, sadContinue reading “πŸ™πŸŒΊ REMEMBERING MOHAMMED RAFI πŸŒΊπŸ™”

REMEMBERING NELSON MANDELA

Emergence: 18 July 1918 Demise: 5 December 2013 Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country’s first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. His government focused onContinue reading “REMEMBERING NELSON MANDELA”

MARADONA ~ A TRIBUTE

Diego Armando Maradona (30 October 1960 – 25 November 2020) was an Argentine professional football player and manager. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, he was one of the two joint winners of the FIFA Player of the 20th Century award. Maradona’s vision, passing, ball control, and dribbling skills wereContinue reading “MARADONA ~ A TRIBUTE”

πŸ™ TRIBUTE TO PUNJAB KESARI πŸ™

LALA LAJPAT RAI Emergence: 28 January 1865 Demise: 17 November 1928 Lala Lajpat Rai was an Indian freedom fighter. He played a pivotal role in the Indian Independence movement. He was popularly known as Punjab Kesari. He was one of the three Lal Bal Pal triumvirate. He was also associated with activities of Punjab NationalContinue reading “πŸ™ TRIBUTE TO PUNJAB KESARI πŸ™”

NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY

National Education Day is an annual observance in India to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Nooh, the first education minister of independent India, who served from 15 August 1947 until 2 February 1958. National Education Day of India is celebrated on 11 November every year. http://quotes.iloveindia.com/maulana-abul-kalam-azad-14.html The Ministry of Human Resource Development announced onContinue reading “NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY”

BIPIN CHANDRA PAL

Bipin Chandra Pal was a Freedom fighter, Journalist, Politician, Writer, Indian independence movement activist, Orator and Social reformer. Emergence: 7 November 1858 Demise: 20 May 1932 Bipin Chandra Pal, known as ‘Father of Revolutionary Thoughts’ was born on November 7, 1858, at Sylhet district in British ruled India presently in Bangladesh. He was among theContinue reading “BIPIN CHANDRA PAL”

πŸ™πŸŒΌ REMEMBRANCE πŸŒΌπŸ™

A tribute to the iron man and iron lady of India. Vallabhbhai Patel – The iron man of India Emergence: 31 October 1875 Demise: 15 December 1950 Indira Gandhi – The iron lady of India Emergence: 19 November 1917 Demise: 31 October 1984

🌹WORLD ROSE DAY🌹

World Rose Day – 22nd September [Observed every year on this day in the memory of Melinda Rose (who suffered with cancer but fought it in great spirit till her last breathe) to spread awareness how to fight cancer cheerfully keeping hope alive] Rose day is observed to let all cancer patients aware that theyContinue reading “🌹WORLD ROSE DAY🌹”

END OF AN ERA

Two legendary actors passed away an week back fighting for life and succumbing to cancer. While Irrfan gave in to colon cancer after a long battle, Rishi followed suit the next day to leukemia. The news was terrifying and heart breaking at a time when we observe the lockdown period for a not so wellContinue reading “END OF AN ERA”