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 2 Oct 2013 Video
Movie:
The Making of the Mahatma
Directed by Shyam Benegal
Written by Fatima Meer
Released in 1996

The Making of the Mahatma (1996) is joint Indian - South African produced film, directed by Shyam Benegal, about the early life of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi during his 21 years in South Africa. Th... Read More
 1 Oct 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Mrs. Besant and the Alcyone Case
By Veritas
Published by Goodwin & Co. in Mylapore, Madras - 1913

Foreword:

This book is published with a view to assist Mr. G. Narayaniah to pay the heavy costs of the trial instituted by him in the High Court of Madras for the recovery of ... Read More
 1 Oct 2013 Rare Photographs
Jiddu Krishnamurti (left) in conversation while the Theosophical Star Camp in Ommen, Netherlands, 1926.

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 1 Oct 2013 Rare Photographs
Dr.Annie Besant, President of the Theosophical Society, speaks at the Theosophists Star Camp in Ommen, Netherlands, in 1926. Inset: Rukmini Devi Arundale.

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 1 Oct 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Annie Besant - An autobiography
Published by T. Fisher Unwin, London - 1893


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Annie Besant (née Wood)
by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, circa 1890
6 1/2 in. x 4 7/8 in. (165 mm x 12... Read More
 1 Oct 2013 Rare Photographs
Dr. Annie Besant (born 1st October 1847), English philosopher and feminist in a chat with a fellow member in the Theosophists Star Camp in Ommen, Netherlands, 1926. Besant was president of the Theosophical Society.

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 14 Sep 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Exposition of the practical operation of the Judicial and Revenue Systems of India - and of the general character and condition of its native inhabitants, as submitted in evidence to the authorities in England
By Raja Rammohun Roy
Published by Smith, Elder & Co., London - 1832
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 14 Sep 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
The Life and Letters of Raja Rammohun Roy
Compiled and edited by Sophia Dobson Collet and completed by a friend
Second edition edited by Hem Chandra Sarkar
Published in Calcutta - 1914


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 14 Sep 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Hindu Widow Re-Marriage & Other Tracts
By Mahatma Gandhi
Published in 1920


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Pandita Ramabai Sarasvati - Pioneer in the movement for the education of the child-widow of India
By C... Read More
 13 Sep 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
The Life of Dr. Anandabai Joshee - A kinswoman of the Pundita Ramabai
By Mrs. Caroline Healey Dall
Published by Roberts Brothers, Boston - 1888


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 13 Sep 2013 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Pandita Ramabai Sarasvati - Pioneer in the movement for the education of the child-widow of India
By Clementina Butler
Published by Fleming H. Revell Company, New York - 1922


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 9 Feb 2013 Article/Essay
Essay:
Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray:
An epitome of scientific attitude and human values
By Soumitro Banerjee

Prafulla Chandra’s unique contribution: The history of chemistry in India

From his childhood, Prafulla Chandra was interested in history, and as a chemist it was natural to be c... Read More