PM Modi releases four books on Ambedkar Jayanti 2021

PM Modi said that these books reflect the universal vision of Dr. Ambedkar.

Created On: Apr 19, 2021 14:19 ISTModified On: Apr 19, 2021 14:19 IST
PM Modi pays tribute to Dr. BR Ambedkar, Image courtesy: Twitter/PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 14, 2021, paid his tribute and celebrated the 130th birth anniversary of Dr. B R Ambedkar during his address at the 95th Annual Meet of the Association of Indian Universities’. The event was conducted through video conferencing. Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University, Ahmedabad, was the host of the event.

PM Modi talked about the strong foundation laid by Dr. Ambedkar for independent India to move ahead and his efforts at strengthening the country’s democratic heritage. PM Modi also mentioned that self-respect, knowledge, and politeness were the three pillars of Dr. Ambedkar’s philosophy, and it is our education system’s responsibility now to take forward his philosophy.


PM Modi also spoke about government schemes such as Jandhan, Jal Jeevan Mission, etc that are fulfilling Dr. Ambedkar’s dreams of ‘equal rights and equal opportunity for all’. 

On Ambedkar Jayanti that coincided with the annual meet event, the PM also launched four books written by Shri Kishor Makwana:

Dr. Ambedkar Vyakti Darshan

Dr. Ambedkar Aayam Darshan

Dr. Ambedkar Jivan Darshan

Dr. Ambedkar Rashtra Darshan

PM Modi said that these books reflect the universal vision of Dr. B R Ambedkar. He was hopeful that these books will be widely read across colleges and universities.

About Ambedkar Jayanti

April 14 is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Dr. B R Ambedkar.

Dr. B R Ambedkar was the first Law Minister of Independent India, and a social reformer and an economist. 

He was bestowed with Bharat Ratna in 1990 and he was the first Indian to earn a Doctorate (Ph.D) degree in Economics from abroad.

He was also the man behind giving ‘Ashok Chakra’ a prominent place in the Indian tricolour flag.

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