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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Book with rare pictures of Babasaheb Ambedkar to be published

PUNE: To commemorate Babasaheb Ambedkar’s 125th birth anniversary, a pictorial book depicting the life of Babasaheb Ambedkar with his rare photos will be published by Symbiosis Society’s Babasaheb Ambedkar Museum and Memorial on April 14. The Book titled ‘Mahamanav, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jivan Darshan’ will be available in English and Marathi language. Apart from photos, information on various incidences in Dr Ambedkar’s life will also be a part of the book. The Information kiosk with detailed audio-visual information about Babasaheb Ambedkar at the Museum will also be inaugurated on Thursday.…

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