MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD 11. NOV. 1888 – 22. FEB. 1958
His real name was “ Abul kalam Ghulam Muhiyaddin“.He was India’s first Education Minister (1947 – 58). He awarded India’s highest civilian honour, The Bharat Ratna in 1992.He established the most cultural & literary academies including Sangeet Natak Academy, Lalit Kala Academy, Sahitya academy as well as Indian Council for cultural Relations.The first IIT, IISc, school of planning and Architecture & the University Grants Commission were established under his tenure.
“Education imparted by heart
can bring revolution
in the society”.
——Moulana Abul Kalam Azad