THE RATNA OF BRAHMINS
Bharat Ratna - is the highest civilian award of the Republic of India. Instituted on 2 January 1954, the award is conferred "in recognition of exceptional service/performance of the highest order", without distinction of race, occupation, position, or sex.
The award was originally limited to achievements in the arts, literature, science and public services but the government expanded the criteria to include "any field of human endeavour" in December 2011. Recommendations for the Bharat Ratna are made by the Prime Minister to the President,
with a maximum of three nominees being awarded per year. Recipients receive a Sanad (certificate) signed by the President and a peepal-leaf–shaped medallion; there is no monetary grant associated with the award. Bharat Ratna recipients rank seventh in theIndian order of precedence, but are constitutionally prohibited from using the award name as a title.
The recipients of the Bharat Ratna brahmins name and details as follows
Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (10 December 1878 – 25 December 1972) -
Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman, - frs ( 7 November 1888 – 21 November 1970) was an Indian physicist
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan - 5 September 1888 – 17 April 1975) was an Indian philosopher and statesman
Ravi Shankar - 7 April 1920 – 11 December 2012), his name often preceded by the title Pandit, was an Indian musician
Lata Mangeshkar - (born 28 September 1929) is an Indian singer, and occasional music-composer. She is one of the best-known and most respected playback singers.
Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya - 15 September 1860 – 14 April 1962) was a notable Indian engineer, scholar, statesman.
Gopinath Bordoloi - Assamese: 1890–1950) was a Prime Minister of undivided Assam before independence and later Chief Minister of the Indian state of Assam.
Varahagiri Venkata Giri - 10 August 1894 – 23 June 1980), commonly known as V. V. Giri, was the fourth President of the Republic of India.
Vinayak Narahari "Vinoba" Bhave - 11 September 1895 – 15 November 1982) was an Indian advocate of nonviolence and human rights.
Dr. Dhondo Keshav Karve -18 April 1858 – 9 November 1962 popularly known as Maharishi Karve, was a social reformer in India in the field of women's welfare.
Dr. Pandurang Vaman Kane - (1880–1972) was a notable Indologist and Sanskrit scholar.
Madan Mohan Malaviya - (1861–1946) was an Indian educationist and politician notable for his role in the Indian independence movement and as the four time president of Indian National Congress.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee - (born 25 December 1924) is an Indian statesman former Prime Ministerof india. founder member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra Rao FRS, also known as C.N.R. Rao - (born 30 June 1934), is an Indian chemist who has worked mainly in solid-state and structural chemistry.
Sachin Tendulkar - born 24 April 1973 is a former Indian team captain, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest player of of all time and by many as the greatest batsman of all time.