20 Indians Who Changed the World
|Publisher||SPEAKING TIGER - TALKING CUB|
|Country of Origin||India|
A brilliant collection of profiles of 20 trailblazing Indians who changed the world with their ideas, innovation and Discoveries. For over 3000 years, the Indian subcontinent has contributed to fields as diverse as Mathematics and Science, spirituality and philosophy, as well as music and literature. In this absorbing book, Shruthi Rao profiles 20 legendary Indians who dared to think differently and changed the world??rom starting a new religion based on the principles of compassion and peace; to creating the first set of rules for grammar; to discovering the existence of black holes and so much more. 20 Indians who changed the world is as informative and well-researched as it is inspiring, a book every Indian can read with pride. Amartya Sen Ashoka Bhaskara II (bhaskaracharya) Buddha C.V. Raman faqir Chand Kohli har Gobind Khorana Indra K. Nooyi Jawaharlal Nehru Kalpana Chawla Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi mother Teresa narinder Singh kapany Pandit Ravi Shankar panini Rabindranath Tagore subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar Swami Vivekananda Tipu Sultan venkatraman ramakrishnan.