Inspiring Personalities

Vidyapati

Vidyapati's poetry was widely influential in centuries to come, in the Hindustani as well as Bengali, Maithili, Newari, less actively Nepali language and other Eastern literary traditions.

Kunwar Singh

Kunwar Singh (1777 – 26 April 1858) belonged to a royal Ujjainiya Rajput house of Jagdispur, which is currently a part of Bhojpur district, Bihar, India. During the Indian Rebellion of 1857 he led soldiers against the troops of the British East India Company. He was the chief organizer of the fight against the British in Bihar.

Dr Rajendra Prasad

Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963) was the first President of India, in office from 1950 to 1962.[1] He was an Indian political leader, and lawyer by training, (Prasad joined the Indian National Congress during the Indian Independence Movement and became a major leader from the region of Bihar).

Jaiprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan (About this soundlisten (help·info); 11 October 1902 – 8 October 1979), popularly referred to as JP or Lok Nayak (Hindi for The People's Leader), was an Indian independence activist, theorist, socialist and political leader.

Ramdhari Singh Dinkar

Ramdhari Singh "Dinkar" (23 September 1908 – 24 April 1974) was an Indian Hindi poet, essayist, patriot and academic,[1] who is considered as one of the most important modern Hindi poets. He remerged as a poet of rebellion as a consequence of his nationalist poetry written in the days before Indian independence.

Gorge Orwell

Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950),[1] known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist and essayist, journalist and critic, whose work is characterised by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.

Phanshiwar Nath Renu

Phanishwar Nath 'Renu' (4 March 1921 – 11 April 1977) was one of the most successful and influential writers of modern Hindi literature in the post-Premchand era. He is the author of Maila Anchal, which after Premchand's Godaan, is regarded as the most significant Hindi novel.

Bismillah Khan

He was awarded India's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 2001, becoming the third classical musician after M. S. Subbalakshmi and Ravi Shankar to be awarded Bharat Ratna. On his 102nd birthday, Google honored Bismillah Khan with a Google doodle.

Bihikhari Thakur

Bhikari Thakur was an Indian playwright, lyricist, actor, folk dancer, folk singer and social activist in Bhojpuri language popularly known as the "Shakespeare of Bhojpuri".

Shining Stars

Bindeshwar Pathak

Bindeshwar Pathak is an Indian sociologist. He is the founder of Sulabh International, an India-based social service organization which works to promote human rights, environmental sanitation, non-conventional sources of energy, waste management and social reforms through education.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni commonly known as MS Dhoni, is an Indian international cricketer who captained the Indian national team in limited-overs formats from 2007 to 2016 and in Test cricket from 2008 to 2014.

Sharda Sinha

Sharda Sinha is a Maithili folk-singer from Begusarai, Bihar, India. She was born in Hulas, Raghopur, Supaul district in Mithila region of Bihar.[1] She is the most celebrated and renowned[citation needed] singer of Bihar who sings in Maithili and other languages like Bhojpuri and Magahi. She is known for her maithili version of the Chhath Puja themed song "Ho dinanath". She got civilian award Padma Bhushan on the eve of Republic Day, 2018.

Manoj Bajpai

Manoj Bajpayee (born 23 April 1969), also credited as Manoj Bajpai, is an Indian film actor who predominantly works in Hindi cinema and has also done Telugu and Tamil language films. He is the recipient of two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. In 2019, he was given India's fourth highest civilian honor Padma Shri for his contributions to art.

Samprada Singh

Samprada Singh is the founder and chairman of Alkem Laboratories, which develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical formulations and neutraceuticals in India. It has operations in Europe, Africa, the Asia pacific, South America, the United States and India.

Anil Agarwal

Agarwal was born and brought up in Patna, India. His father Dwarka Prasad Agarwal had a small aluminium conductor business. He studied at Miller High School, Patna and decided to join his father's business, making aluminium conductors, instead of going to university. At 19, he left Patna for Mumbai (then Bombay) to explore career opportunities.

Pankaj Tripathi

Pankaj Tripathi is an Indian actor who appears predominantly in Hindi films. Famous for his natural acting, he debuted in 2004 with a minor role in Run and Omkara and has since worked in more than 40 films and 60 television shows.Tripathi was born in Belsand,[4] a town in Gopalganj district, in the Indian State of Bihar, to Pandit Banaras Tripathi and Hemwanti Devi.

Bihar Fraternity - Renaissance To Cherish