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List of Portraits Installed in Central Hall of Parliament House

Feb 13, 2019 12:23 IST
    Portraits in Parliament House

    Central Hall of Parliament House has honoured many great personalities of India. As of now there are 25 portrait of different great legend of India have been unveiled in the Central Hall of the Parliament. Recently a full size portrait of the Late Prime Minister Atal Vihari unveiled by the President Ram Nath Kovind.

    The list of different legends whose portrait is unveiled in the Central Hall of the Parliament is as follows;

          Portrait

            Artist

        Unveiled by

     1. Mahatma Gandhi          

      Oswald Birley

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

     2. Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

     Gopal D. Deuskar

     Jawaharlal Nehru,

    Prime Minister of India

     3. Smt. Sarojini Naidu

     Smt. Chintamani Kar

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

     4. C. Rajagopalachari       

     N. S. Subhakrishna

     N. Sanjeeva Reddy, President of India

     5. Chaudhary Charan Singh

    Smt. Zeba Amrohawi

     Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma,

    President of India

     6. Lala Lajpat Rai              

     Satish Gujral

     Jawaharlal Nehru,

    Prime Minister of India

     7. Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee

     N. S. Subhakrishna

     Shri R. Venkatraman, President of India

      8. Pandit Motilal Nehru     

     K. S. Kulkarni

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      9. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

     K. K. Hebbar

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      10. Smt. Indira Gandhi      

     S. Roerich

     Shri R. Venkatraman, President of India

      11. Dr. Rajendra Prasad

     H. S. Trivedi

     Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, President of India

      12. Rajiv Gandhi

     B. Bhatacharyaji

     Dr. Shankar Dayal  Sharma, President of India

      13. Dr. Rammanohar Lohia

     G. R. Santosh

     Shri Chandrashekhar, Prime Minister of India

      14. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel               

     N. S. Subhakrishna

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      15. Lal Bahadur Shastri

     Vidya Bhushan

     Dr. Shankar  Dayal Sharma,

    President of India

      16. Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das

     Atul Bose

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      17. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

     S. Roerich

      Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, President of India

      18. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar      

     Zeba Amrohawi

     Shri V. P. Singh, Prime Minister of India

      19. Madan Mohan Malaviya

     S. L. Haldankar

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      20. Morarji Desai

     R. D. Pareekh

     Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma,

    President of India

      21. Rabindranath Tagore 

     Atul Bose

     Dr. Rajendra Prasad,

    President of India

      22. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

     Chintamani Kar

     N. Sanjeeva Reddy, President of India

      23. Vinayak Damodar Savarkar              

     Chandrakala Kumar Kadam

     Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, President of India

      24. Dadabhai Naoroji

     J. A. Lalkhaka

     G. V. Mavalankar,

    Speaker

      25. Atal Bihari Vajpayee

     Krishna Kanhai

     Ram Nath Kovind

    There are many other portraits in the different parts of the Parliament. Like there are 40 portraits put in the Parliamentary  Museum, 20 portraits in the outer lobby of  Lok Sabha Chamber  or Speaker's Gallery and 20 statues / bust  of national leaders installed in waiting halls  of Parliament house building.

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