BRAHMINS CONTRIBUTIONS

Brahmins have immensely contributed to the making of modern India and to the world in fields such as literature, science and technology, politics, culture, and religion.
Brahmins played an extraordinary role in the spread of knowledge and vitalizing the Indian society for millennia. Recently, in the freedom movement and national revitalization movements they proved their merit by playing their traditional role as usual.

Brahmin  contribution in fighting against the British imperialism was immense.  can give innumerable examples of Brahmin contributions.Their role and participation was great in various legislative bodies. During the Indian independence movement, many Brahmins contribute to lot of sector we will see only few of them great achivement,

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Spiritual - contributions

  • Tulsidas - Born in UP ,also known as Goswami Tulsidas
  • Adi Shankaracharya - Born in Kerala
  • Pachlegaonkar Maharaj: Rashtra Sant, Founder of Mukteshvar Dal, Hindu Rashtra Sena. Social Activist. leader of Hyderabad Liberation Struggle.
  • Sant Nityanand Swami Maharaj: Devoty of the Goddess Tulja Devi Ghota, Hingoli.
  • Narsinh Mehta - Born in Gujarat
  • Swami Ramanand - Born in UP
  • Gopalanand Swami - Born in Gujarat
  • Akhandanand - Born in UP
  • Eknath - Born in Maharashtra
  • Dayananda Saraswati - Born in Gujarat
  • Madhvacharya - Born in Karnataka
  • Lokenath Brahmachari - Born in WB
  • Vasudevanand Saraswati - Born in Maharashtra
  • Brahmananda Saraswati - Born in UP
  • Hariharananda Giri - Born in WB
  • Gnanananda Giri - Born in Karnataka
  • Swami Lakshmanananda - Born in Odisha
  • Lahiri Mahasaya - Born in WB
  • Raghavendra Swami - Born in Tamil Nadu
  • Ramakrishna - Born in WB
  • Ramana Maharshi - Born in Tamil Nadu
  • Raja Ram Mohan Roy - Born in Bengal was founder of the Brahmo Samaj movement in 1828
  • Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar born as Ishwar Chandra Bandopadhyay - Born in Bengal. A great social reformer who started widow remarriage
  • Swami Rama - Born in Uttarakhand
  • Ravi Shankar - Born in Tamil Nadu
  • Samarth Ramdas - Born in Maharashtra
  • Vallabha Acharya -
  • Upasni Maharaj - Born in Maharashtra
  • Thakur Anukulchandra - Born in Bangladesh
  • Ramanuja - Born in Tamil Nadu
  • Vedanta Desika - Born in Tamil Nadu
  • Ramprasad Sen - Born in WB
  • Brahma Chaitanya - Born in Maharashtra
  • Dnyaneshwar - Born in Maharashtra
  • sainadh- Born in Andhra Pradesh

 

Scientists

  • Aryabhata - Mathematician, Astronomer
  • Charaka - Medicine
  • Sushruta - Medicine
  • Jogesh Pati- Theoretical Physicist
  • Varahamihira - Mathematician, Astrologer, Astronomer
  • Brahmagupta - Mathematician, Astronomer
  • Ramanujan - Mathematical Genius
  • C.V.Raman - Physicist
  • Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar - Physicist
  • Yellapragada Subbarao - BioChemist

Freedom Fighters

  • Gopal Krishna Gokhale - political guru of Mahatma Gandhi
  • Pachlegaonkar Maharaj: Rashtra Sant, Founder of Mukteshvar Dal, Hindu Rashtra Sena. Social Activist. leader of Hyderabad Liberation Struggle.
  • Yogendra Shukla - Revolutionary
  • Baikuntha Shukla - Revolutionary
  • C. Rajagopalachari - Last Governor-General of India, Ex-Chief Minister of Madras State
  • Chandra Shekhar Azad - Was part of Hindiustan Republican Association
  • Lokmanya Tilak - Was also part of Indian national congress
  • Mangal Pandey - Associated with 1857 rebellion
  • Rani Lakshmibai - Associated with 1857 rebellion
  • Subramanya Bharathi - Revolutionary Tamil poet
  • Swami Sahajanand Saraswati freedom fighter, peasant leader
  • Vasudev Balwant Phadke
  • Vanchinathan
  • Wunnava Venkata Varaha Buchi Ramalingam
  • V.V.S. Iyer
  • Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
  • Shivaram Rajguru- associate of Bhagat Singh and Sukhdev
  • Babarao Savarkar
  • Anant Kanhere -killed collector Jackson
  • Chapekar brothers
  • Mahadev Govind Ranade
  • Senapati Bapat
  • Tanguturi Prakasham
  • Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya
  • Nana Sahib Peshwa - Associated with 1857 rebellian.

Nobel Prize

  • Rabindranath Tagore - Literature
  • C. V. Raman - Physicist
  • Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar - Physicist
  • Venkatraman Ramakrishnan - Medicine/Physiology
  • Kailash Satyarthi - Nobel Peace Prize.

 

Athletics

  • Vandana Shanbagh
  • Srilekha Mutukula- Swimming Champion

Archery

  • Dola Banerjee

Badminton

  • Prakash Padukone
  • Nandu Natekar
  • Hrishikesh Kanitkar
  • Dipankar Bhattacharya
  • Parupalli Kashyap

Chess

  • Viswanathan Anand - World champion
  • Praveen Thipsay - Chess Grand Master
  • Rohini Khadilkar
  • Krishnan Sasikiran
  • Moheschunder Bannerjee
  • Umakant Sharma
  • Anupama Gokhale
  • Srivatsa Mutukula- Holmdel Champion

Cricket

  • Ajit Agarkar - all rounder
  • Anil Kumble - Spin Bowler
  • Avasarala Rao
  • B.S. Chandrasekhar - Bowler
  • Bapu Nadkarni - Bowler
  • Bhavaraju Venkata Krishna Rao
  • Chetan Sharma - Fast Bowler
  • D. B. Deodhar
  • Dhawal Kulkarni - Fast Bowler
  • Dilip Vengsarkar
  • Dinesh Karthik - Wicket keepr/Batsman
  • E.A.S. Prasanna - Spin Bowler
  • Gundappa Viswanath
  • Hrishikesh Kanitkar - Batsman
  • Ishant Sharma - Fast Bowler
  • Javagal Srinath - Fast Bowler
  • Javagal Srinath
  • Jhulan Goswami - Women's cricketer
  • Joginder Sharma - Medium Pacer
  • Krishnamachari Srikanth - Opener
  • Kriti Jha Azad (opener)
  • L Sivaramakrishnan
  • Manoj Prabhakar
  • Manoj Tiwary
  • Murali Kartik - Slow Left Arm orthodox Bowler
  • Murali Vijay - Opener/Batsman
  • Nilesh Kulkarni - Left arm spinner
  • Raju Kulkarni
  • Ravi Shastri - Opener/Batsman
  • Ravichandran Ashwin - Spin Bowler
  • Rohit Sharma - Batsman
  • Rahul Dravid - Batsman
  • S. Venkataraghavan - Spin Bowler/All rounder
  • Sachin Tendulkar (opener/ part time spinner)
  • Saurabh Tiwary- Batsman
  • Shubhangi Kulkarni - Women's Cricketer
  • Shikhar Dhawan bastman
  • Soniya Dabir - Women's Cricketer
  • Sourav Ganguly - Opener/All Rounder/Former Captain
  • Sunil Gavaskar
  • Sunil Joshi
  • Suresh Raina- Batsman/Off Spin Bowler/All Rounder
  • V.V.S. Laxman - Batsman
  • Vedam Jaishankar - Cricket Correspondent
  • Venkatesh Prasad - Fast Bowler
  • Vinoo Mankad
  • Yashpal Sharma

Shooting

  • Vijay Kumar -Olympic medalist
  • Anjali Bhagwat

Tennis

  • Ramanathan Krishnan
  • Ramesh Krishnan
  • Jaideep Mukherjea
  • Nirupama Vaidyanathan
  • Gaurav Natekar
  • Rushmi Chakravarthy

 

Defence forces

  • Padmapani Acharya: Kargil War hero
  • Kambampati Nachiketa: Kargil War hero and first Indian POW during the war
  • Devendra Kumar Joshi :Admiral,Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy(2012-2014)
  • Arun Shridhar Vaidya : First Army General who was assassinated
  • Bipin Chandra Joshi : Army General
  • Jayant Ganpat Nadkarni : Chief of the Naval Staff (1987-1990)
  • Subroto Mukerjee : Air Chief Marshal (1954-1955)
  • Pradeep Vasant Naik : Air Chief Marshal (2009–2011)

Recipients of the Gallantry awards

  • Param Veer Chakra: Somnath Sharma- First recipient of India's highest gallantry award
  • Param Veer Chakra: manoj Kumar Pandey.
  • Rakesh Sharma : Hero of Soviet Union - Ashoka Chakra -. Sharma was the first Indian to travel in space

 

Speaker - Lok Sabha

  • G. V. Mavalankar
  • M. A. Ayyangar
  • Manohar Joshi
  • Somnath Chatterjee 
  • Sumitra Mahajan