Maulana abul kalam azad (1888 – 1958) journalist, scholar, author, freedom fighter, and the first minister for education in the first ministry of independent india, abul kalam mohiyuddin ahmed was born in mecca in 1888. Few poets who wrote on freedom struggle - cannot be equated as freedom fighers - such as maulana abdul kalam azad ( or others like frontier gandhi ) mahatma gandhi & nehru wanted to keep muslims on their side so kept cooking up the ideal of muslim freedom fighters ( who never existed in reality ). Mohiuddin ahmed, better known as maulana abul kalam azad, the great soldier of india, came from a family of religious divines of delhi and was born in mecca in 1888 of an indian father and an arab mother. I personally believe that maulana abul kalam azad was underrated as a freedom fighter or political figure his participation in freedom struggle equivalent to nehru, patel, dr prasad, bose, lala, etc.
Maulana abdul kalam azad was a great son of india and it's first education minister after independence he was a very learned man and his prophecies about the future of india and pakistan. Maulana abul kalam azad, abul kalam azad biography, role of maulana azad in india, maulana azad and his views he was pioneer in the field of adult education his greatest contribution, however, is that in spite of being an eminent scholar of urdu, persian and arabic he stood for the retention of english language for educational advantages. Maulana abul kalam azad born in 1888 symbolized communal harmony during indian freedom struggle born in a family of scholars, reading and writing naturally came to him he did not attend any formal education and onus of his education was taken care by his father only.
In commemoration of his contribution to establishing the foundation of education in india, maulana azad's birthday - 11 november - is celebrated every year as the national education day chakravarthy, maulana abul kalam azad not only joined the freedom struggle but was also. On this day, the country celebrates national education day to commemorate the birth anniversary of freedom fighter and independent india’s first education minister maulana abul kalam azad remembered as maulana azad, his contribution to building an education foundation in this country has been remarkable. 14 inspiring quotes by maulana abul kalam azad the first education minister of independent india that will fill you up patriotism abul kalam muhiyuddin ahmed azad was an indian nationalist who engineered the inclusion of muslims in the freedom struggle and even brought states of north india to join the cause. One of the greatest freedom fighters of india, maulana abul kalam azad, is our first name of muslim freedom fighters his service to the nation didn’t just stop after india became independent, he continued serving india till his last breath. The central board of secondary education (cbse) has recently announced the results of expression series programme on maulana abdul kalam azad held on.
He became the first education minister of independent india maulana azad died on 22nd february, 1958 for his invaluable contribution to the nation, maulana abul kalam azad was posthumously awarded india's highest civilian honour, bharat ratna in 1992. Maulana abul kalam azad was one of the foremost leaders of indian freedom struggle he was also a renowned scholar, and poet maulana abul kalam azad was well versed in many languages viz arabic, english, urdu, hindi, persian and bengali. Maulana abul kalam azad was not only a creative genius but well versed in the western education system, especially in science and technology an article on various aspects of his life and work will surely help the new generation to comprehend in full his contributions in post-independence india.
Maulana azad, being the first education minister of the independent india wanted to lay a strengthen and democratize our education system he worked for democratizing of education in order to. Maulana abdul kalam azad, born in mecca in 1888, was a rare combination of scholar, statesman of the old world refinement and culture and modem ardor of freedom and progress along with gandhiji and abdul ghaffar khan, azad came forward as the great champion of hindu-muslim unity. Maulana abul kalam azad was one of the foremost leaders of indian freedom struggle he was also a renowned scholar, and poet maulana azad was well versed in many languages viz arabic, english, urdu, hindi, persian and bengali. Mulana azad, congress and the struggle for india’s freedom 97 president of the special session of congress held at bombay in 1918 in fact from 1913 onwards, effort were made by the league.
Maulana abul kalam muhiyuddin ahmed better known as maulana azad was born on 11th november, 1888, was a senior political leader and indian muslim scholar, freedom fighter, and poetry he was the first minister of education. Apj abdul kalam had done many contributions to advancement of society, science and education etc below is a list that tries to do fairness to his many achievements we have discussed his prominent inventions and achievements in below segment of this page. Maulana abul kalam azad was born on november 11, 2018 an academician and a freedom fighter, he was given the charge of the education minister for free india at the time, india, though free, was. Maulana abul kalam azad was born in mecca in 1888 and lived there till he was about seven his father khairuddin, a scholar-sufi and pir originally from calcutta, was persuaded by his disciples to return to that city.
“tributes to two stalwarts of indian history, maulana abul kalam azad and acharya jb kripalani on their birth anniversaries their contribution towards india’s freedom movement and after was extremely beneficial in the building of our nation,” prime minister narendra modi tweeted. National education day (india) an annual observance in india to commemorate the birth anniversary of maulana abul kalam azad, the first education minister of independent india, who served from 15 august 1947 until 2 february 1958 national education day of india is celebrated on 11 november every year in india.
But his greatest claim to fame was his contribution as a thinker with a world vision and humanist outlook a dogged freedom fighter and an un-failing upholder of secular and democratic values the foundation was established on the occasion of maulana abul kalam azad's birth centenary celebrations. Abul kalam azad, original name abul kalam ghulam muhiyuddin, also called maulana abul kalam azad or maulana azad, (born november 11, 1888, mecca [now in saudi arabia]—died february 22, 1958, new delhi, india), islamic theologian who was one of the leaders of the indian independence movement against british rule in the first half of the 20th century. It is said that to label a patriot as non-patriot is one of the greatest sins against the backdrop of this adage there is the curious case of abul kalam azad, india’s first education minister. The al-hilal (urdu: هلال 'the crescent') was a weekly urdu language newspaper established by the indian leader maulana abul kalam azad and used as a medium for criticism of the british raj in india the first issue came out on 13 july 1912.