[4/14, 19:14] Rosekamalam: facts about Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar was the first Indian to get a Doctorate (Ph.D.) degree in Economics from abroad.
In 1951, Ambedkar established the Finance Commission of India. He opposed income tax for low-income groups. He contributed in Land Revenue Tax and excise duty policies to stabilise the economy. He played an important role in land reform and the state economic development.
Dr. Ambedkar is the only Indian whose statue is attached to Karl Marx in the London Museum.
The credit of giving place to “Ashok Chakra” in the Indian Tricolour also goes to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar. Although the National flag was designed by Pingali Venkayya.
Nobel Prize winner Prof. Amartya Sen considered Dr. B. R. Ambedkar as his father in economics.
For the better development of Madhya Pradesh and Bihar, Babasaheb had proposed division of these states in the 50s, but only after 2000 Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand were formed by splitting Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.
Babasaheb’s personal library “Rajgirh” consisted of more than 50,000 books and it was the world’s largest private library.The book “Waiting for a visa” written by Dr. Babasaheb is a textbook at Columbia University. Columbia University made a list of world’s top 100 scholars in 2004 and the first name in that list was Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar was a master in 64 subjects. He had knowledge of 9 languages like Hindi, Pali, Sanskrit, English, French, German, Marathi, Persian, and Gujarati. Apart from this, he studied all the religions of the world in a comparative way for almost 21 years.
In the London School of Economics, Babasaheb completed 8 years of studies in just 2 years 3 months. For this, he studied 21 hours a day.
Babasaheb is the first and only person in the world to receive a valuable doctorate degree named “Doctor All Science” from the London School of Economics. Many intelligent students have tried for it, but they have not been successful until now.
Worldwide, the highest number of songs and books written in the name of the leader is Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar.
Governor Lord Linlithgow and Mahatma Gandhi believed that Babasaheb is more intelligent than 500 graduates and thousands of scholars
Babasaheb was the world’s first and only Satyagrahi, who did Satyagraha for drinking water.
The highest number of statue in the world is of Babasaheb. His birth anniversary is also celebrated all over the world.
Based on a global survey called “The Makers of the Universe” a list of top 100 humanist people of the last 10 thousand years was made by Oxford University, in which the fourth name was Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar.
Babasaheb Ambedkar has given many suggestions in the book “The Problem of Rupee-Its Origin & its solution” about the demonetisation that is being discussed all around in the present time.
The first Statue of Babasaheb was built in the year 1950 when he was alive and this statue is established in Kolhapur city.
So these were unknown facts about this great Indian scholar who paved the way for the upliftment of crores of people of India.
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