डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर नॉलेज मिशन

मिशन ओळख (Mission Introduction) भारतरत्न डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर म्हणजे मानवताभूषण, समताभूषण, विश्वभूषण ठरावं असं भारतभूमीचं अनमोल रत्न! घटनाकार, ज्ञानवंत, किर्तीवंत, लढवय्या, समतायोद्धा म्हणजे डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर! डॉ. भीमराव रामजी आंबेडकर… डॉ. बी. आर. आंबेडकर या महामानवाच्या लोकविलक्षण व्यक्तिमत्वाच्या अलौकिकतेचा किती म्हणून गौरव करावा? शब्दच अपुरे पडणार..! त्यांच्या प्रकांडपांडित्याच्या विचारवैभवाचं इंद्रधनू नि त्यांचे अष्टपैलू व्यक्तिमहात्म्य…! विद्वत्तेचं अद्भूत रसायन… ज्ञनाचा महासागर, आकाशाला गवसणी घालू पाहणाया चिंतनाचा महामेरू…समताधर्मी डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, कायदेतज्ज्ञ डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, महामानव डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, अर्थतज्ज्ञ डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, समाजशास्त्रज्ञ डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, शिक्षणतज्ज्ञ डॉ. बाबासाहेब आंबेडकर, ग्रंथलेखक डॉ.…

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125th birth anniversary of Dr Ambedkar today: Docu made by Pune film-maker screened at UN meet

In the last 15 years, Marathi filmmaker Sandeep Manohar Navre has made nearly a dozen Marathi films. However, he says the experience of making one documentary surpasses all his past experiences of film-making. And the reason, he says, is that the documentary deals with a man larger than life — Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar — a social reformer, politician and economist whose 125th birth anniversary is celebrated on April 14. The documentary titled Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar… A Man of the Century was screened at the UN Conference held in New York…

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Ambedkar Jayanti brings little joy to his flock

The BJP may find it difficult to publicly acknowledge that Dalit scholar Rohit Vemula’s suicide inside the Hyderabad Central University’s (HCU’s) campus and the protests that followed at HCU and other campuses damaged the party’s image considerably, but it did. The party is now doing its best to undo the damage, at least, to some extent. In April, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two rallies on BR Ambedkar, whose 125th birth anniversary is today, and highlight issues related to villages and farmers. The BJP will also involve the national…

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History is Made at HCU on the Eve of the 125th Birth Anniversary of Babasaheb Ambedkar

History was made at the University of Hyderabad (UoH), the Hyderabad Central University (HCU) yesterday, April 12, 2016. The University General Body Meeting of Students agreed on major issues listed below. In an unprecedented show of unanimity and unity the following resolutions were massed with a huge majority. Remove Appa Rao Podile from the post of Vice-Chancellor. Put an end to Campus Blockade immediately. Demilitarize University of Hyderabad campus immediately. Constitute a Committee against Prejudices and Discrimination. Drop all the false police cases slapped on students, professors and a media…

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HCU to celebrate Ambedkar’s 125th birth anniversary for an entire year

Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Central University will hold an year-long celebration of the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar, the principal architect of the Indian Constitution. It will start on Thursday with a function in the university’s administrative building. A committee of faculty members, students and non-teaching staff would plan the activities to be held throughout the year. “During the next one year the university proposes to organise several activities to increase awareness about Ambedkar’s contribution to the welfare of society and humanity, in particular his vision of industrialisation…

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How to be free of caste

As India marks the 125th birth anniversary of B.R. Ambedkar this week, it must acknowledge the pervasiveness of discrimination and confront it head-on This year, India has sponsored the observation of the birth anniversary of Babasaheb Ambedkar at the United Nations for the first time. The Permanent Mission of India to the UN shall commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of the Dalit icon on April 13 at the UN headquarters, a day before his date of birth, with an international seminar on ‘Combating inequalities to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’.…

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Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalits demand end to manual scavenging

NEW DELHI, APRIL 13:  As political parties scramble to celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar on April 14 with an eye on votes, hundreds of manual scavengers and Ambedkar followers reached Delhi’s Jantar Mantar after a 125-day ‘Bhim Yatra’ across the country. “Buckets full of muck on our heads and brooms aplenty, how do we to lift the tricolour, if our hands are not free?” recited Dev Kumar, a ‘safai karmachari’ and poet from Kanpur, taking a dig at the ongoing debate on “nationalism”. The gathering included…

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AP to launch Ambedkars 125th birth anniversary celebrations

Vijayawada, Apr 13 (PTI) Andhra Pradesh government will launch a year-long celebration of B R Ambedkars 125th birth anniversary here tomorrow. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will kick off the celebrations by laying foundation stone of a new housing programme for the weaker sections of the society at Jakkampudi near here, said AP Scheduled Castes Welfare Corporation Chairman Jupudi Prabhakar. Under the programme six lakh houses would be built at a cost of Rs 2.5 lakh each across the state, he said. The Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh would organise…

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Faiz Ahmad to make biopic on Ramabai Ambedkar

Filmmaker Faiz Ahmad has decided to make a biopic on Ramabai Ambedkar, wife of B R Ambedkar, the architect of Indian Constitution. The biopic titled “Babanchi Sawali” will be a “real tribute” to Ambedkar, whose 125th birth anniversary will be celebrated tomorrow, Ahmad told PTI. “Making a biopic on Ramai (Ramabai) would be the real tribute to Babasaheb. Her contribution was incalculable in his making. She had all the virtues of being simple, intelligent and kind,” the director said. Born on February 7, 1897, Ramai married Babasaheb at the age…

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Film based on Ambedkar’s wife

After experimenting with films on the life of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, the Kannada film industry has, for the first time, focussed its attention on the life of Ramabai, Ambedkar’s wife, who supported him immensely in his work. Ramabai is said to be the second film on Ambedkar’s wife. Noted filmmaker Prakash Jadhav had directed Ramabai Bheemarao Ambedkar in 2011. The Kannada film Ramabai will hit the screens on April 15 to mark the 125th birth anniversary of the Dalit icon. The film, written and directed by M. Ranganath, is produced by…

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International communities to celebrate birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar

New Delhi: Sections of community across the globe will be celebrating the 125th birth anniversary of Bhim Rao Ambedkar on April 14. Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb, is considered as the Father of Indian Constitution, the biggest and the most complex constitution in the world. The Municipal Corporation Chandigarh has decided to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti and Baisakhi at New Lake in Sector 42.  Mayor Arun Sood said the MC would pay homage to the Dalit leader for his contribution in drafting the Indian Constitution. In Karnataka, a conglomerate of various…

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Ambedkar, an icon no party can afford to ignore

By Praveen Davar Apr 13 (IANS): Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, whose 125th birth anniversary falls on April 14, has emerged as one of India’s most revered leader especially during the last two decades. No political party can afford to ignore him though the reasons for doing so are more electoral than emotional. Independent India’s first cabinet of prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru had only 14 members with B.R. Ambedkar as law minister listed at No.11 in the order of precedence, below Jagjivan but above Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherji of the Hindu Mahasabha…

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Preparations galore for Dr B R Ambedkar’s birth anniversary

Dehradun: Amid the ongoing political turmoil in state and a race between BJP and Congress to claim the legacy of Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar, preparations galore for the 125th birth anniversary of the activist on April 14. Heads of institutions affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have been asked to organise the next expression series on Ambedkar on April 13-14. Participation in the series would be voluntary and students can either submit a poem, a drawing or an essay on Babasaheb in any of the…

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Debate Competition held at Polytechnic College Kathua

KATHUA, Apr 12: Government Polytechnic College Kathua organized a debate competition in the college campus to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar, here today. The function began with paying homage to the Dr. B.R Ambedkar. The chief guest of the function was Er Arun Bangotra, Principal of the college who while speaking on the occasion narrated the various facets of Dr Ambedkar and his role in social transformations in India. The topic for the debate competition was “Philosphy and Contribution of Dr B.R Ambedkar” in which…

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5K Walk for Ambedkar held

Amaravati: TDP leaders conducted 5K Walk from Ambedkar statue centre in Guntur as part of Dr B R Ambedkar 125th birth anniversary celebrations on Tuesday. Speaking on this occasion, the party state general secretary, Varla Ramaiah, reminded the efforts made by the Ambedkar for the uplift of the weaker sections. Drawing inspiration from him, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was striving to implement several welfare schemes for SCs and STs, he said. Earlier, he garlanded the statues of Ambedkar and paid  tributes to him. MLA Nakka Anand Babu urged the youth…

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Run for Caste free India tomorrow

The fifth Run for Caste-free India, under the joint auspices of Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DICCI), Shanti Chakra International and collaborated by Sports Coaching Foundation (SCF) will be held in the city on April 14. Stating that this time around it was a significant year as it marks the 125th birth anniversary of the Father of Indian Constitution, Dr B R Ambedkar, and DICCI’s South India Chapter President Narra Ravi Kumar said on Tuesday that the response to the run has been increasing with each edition. Over…

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Ambedkar Run today

Andhra University is organising Ambedkar Run on the beach road here on Wednesday morning as part of the 125th birth anniversary of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. The run would commence at the RK beach at 6 a.m. and conclude at the YMCA. MP K. Haribabu and others will participate. Vice-Chancellor in-charge E.A. Narayana said at a press conference after releasing a poster on the run along with Registrar V. Umamaheswara Rao, Director of AU’s Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Study Centre Y. Satyanarayana, and others. On April 14, the day of Dr. Ambedkar’s…

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Gov on Ambedkar’s birth anniversary at UN

DIMAPUR, APR 12 : Nagaland & Assam Governor, P.B Acharya has expressed happiness that the Architect of the Indian Constitution, Bharat Ratna, Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar’s 125th Birth Anniversary would be observed at the United Nations for the first time on April 13, with focus on combating inequalities to achieve sustainable development goals. The Permanent Mission of India to U.N. in association with Kalpana Saroj Foundation and Foundation For Human Horizon would commemorate Ambedkar’s birth anniversary at U.N. headquarters. According to a press release issued by Raj Bhavan, Acharya stated…

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WORLD’S TALLEST AMBEDKAR STATUE IN HYDERABAD TO COMMEMORATE HIS 125TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

Hyderabad: The Telangana chief minister, K. Chandrasekhar Rao has decided to commemorate the 125 anniversary of B.R Ambedkar with a 125 feet statue of the stalwart, in Hyderabad. Acclaimed to be world’s tallest Ambedkar statue, KCR has directed his officials to work briskly to have it ready by April 14, 2017, the day that marks the 125th anniversary. The CM constituted a special committee under Kadiam Srihari to identify a suitable location, to be known as Ambedkar Square, for the statue in the city. Year long celebrations are to be…

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Indian Mission in New York to commemorate 125th birth anniversary of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

The Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations in New York will host a special event at the UN to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, on April 13th. The event will be organized in association with the Kalpana Saroj Foundation and Foundation of Human Horizon, according to a press release. The landmark 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development recognizes that combating inequality within and among countries, creating sustained, inclusive and sustainable growth and fostering inclusion are interdependent. The vision of Ambedkar, the architect…

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