Born on May 22, 1772 in a Bengali-Brahmin family, social reformer Raja Ram Mohan Roy is known as the ‘Maker of Modern India’ and ‘Father of Indian Renaissance’. He campaigned for abolition of the practice of Sati and caste system, and demanded property rights for women.
WHO SAID maker of modern India?
Swami VivekanandaHis efforts were acknowledged even by the noted Indian leaders such as Mahatma Gandhi and Subhash Chandra Bose. Subhash Chandra Bose called him “the maker of modern India”.
What is Raja Ram Mohan Roy known for?
He was known for his efforts to abolish the practices of sati and child marriage. Raja Ram Mohan Roy is considered to be the “Father of the Bengal Renaissance” by many historians.
Ram Mohan Roy.
|Raja Ram Mohan Roy|
|Known for||Bengal Renaissance, Brahmo Sabha (social, political reforms)|
Who is the former of modern India?
Jawaharlal Nehru, the Founder of Modern India: The Architect of Indian Planning for Political, Economic, and Social Structure Hardcover – Import, 1 December 1989.
Who founded Ramkrishna Mission?
Why Lord Dalhousie is known as the maker of modern India?
Lord Dalhousie is often considered as the founder or maker of modern India. He brought in the railway system and postal stamps to India. Railways were used for administrative, strategic and commercial purposes. Along with the introduction of postal stamps, he also introduced over 4,000 telegraph lines.
Who is the mother of India?
|Sarojini Naidu (Nightingale of India)||India||Mother of the Nation|
|Dame Whina Cooper||New Zealand||Mother of the Nation|
|Miss. Fatima Jinnah||Pakistan||Mother of the Nation/Leader of Pakistani Women Rights|
|Winnie Madikizela-Mandela||South Africa||Mother of the Nation|
Who invented Sati system?
Sati system in India is said to have its traces back in the 4th century BC. However, the evidence of the practice is traced between the 5th and 9th centuries AD when widows of the Kings performed this sacrifice. Jauhar was among one of the most prevalent practices in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.