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About B. R. Ambedkar
B. R. Ambedkar was an Indian social reformer who campaigned against social injustice and discrimination.
Ambedkar is recognized as being one of the primary influences of the more modern Buddhist movement. He received numerous doctorate degrees from Columbia University and the London School of Economics. Posthumously he was awarded the highest award given to civilians in India, the Bharat Ratna. In 2012, Ambedkar was ranked as the #1 Most Influential Indian. He inspired millions to convert to Buddhism and peacefully fight against oppression.
In India, Ambedkar is more commonly known as “Babasaheb’. He was married twice. After his 1st wife died he waited many years before marrying again. He married a doctor he met while seeking care for diabetes and insomnia. She took care of him the rest of his life.
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Famous quotes by B. R. Ambedkar
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.B. R. Ambedkar
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.B. R. Ambedkar
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.B. R. Ambedkar
History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them.B. R. Ambedkar
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.B. R. Ambedkar
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.B. R. Ambedkar
Indians today are governed by two different ideologies. Their political ideal set in the preamble of the Constitution affirms a life of liberty, equality and fraternity. Their social ideal embodied in their religion denies them.B. R. Ambedkar
Life should be great rather than long.B. R. Ambedkar
Political tyranny is nothing compared to the social tyranny and a reformer who defies society is a more courageous man than a politician who defies Government.B. R. Ambedkar
Religion must mainly be a matter of principles only. It cannot be a matter of rules. The moment it degenerates into rules, it ceases to be a religion, as it kills responsibility which is an essence of the true religious act.B. R. Ambedkar
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you.B. R. Ambedkar
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.B. R. Ambedkar
Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man's life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.B. R. Ambedkar
B. R. Ambedkar's Popularity
B. R. Ambedkar was a famous Indian politician, who was born on April 14, 1891. As a person born on this date, B. R. Ambedkar is listed in our database as the 5th most popular celebrity for the day (April 14) and the 1st most popular for the year (1891).
People born on April 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. B. R. Ambedkar is the 231st most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to B. R. Ambedkar's birthday, B. R. Ambedkar is the 56th most famous Indian.
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