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Rajendra Shah
Rajendra Keshavlal Shah (January 28, 1913 – January 2, 2010) was a lyrical poet who wrote in Gujarati. Born in Kapadvanaj, he authored more than 20 collections of poems and songs, mainly on the themes of the beauty of nature, and about the everyday lives of indigenous peoples and fisherfolk communities. In his poems using Sanskrit metrics, he was influenced by Rabindranath Tagore. He is considered as one of the giants of post Gandhi-era in Gujarati literature.[1] Among his various professions, Shah was also a printer in Mumbai, where he launched the poetry magazine Kavilok
Kavilok
in 1957.[2] The press itself became an important Sunday meeting-place for Gujarati poets. Apart from writing poetry, Shah also translated into Gujarati Tagore's poetry collection Balaaka; Jayadeva's Gita Govinda; Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner; and Dante's The Divine Comedy.[3] Shah won the Jnanpith Award
Jnanpith Award
for 2001
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Kheda
Kheda, also known as Kaira, is a town and a municipality in Kheda district in the Indian state of Gujarat. Kheda, is 35 km from Ahmedabad. The National Highway no. 8 connecting Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad
and Mumbai passes through Kheda. It forms the administrative center of Kheda District.Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Population3.1 Demographics 3.2 Castes and Clans4 Attractions 5 ReferencesHistory[edit] The town of Kheda
Kheda
passed to the Babi Dynasty
Babi Dynasty
(of Pashtun descent) early in the eighteenth century, with whom it remained until 1763, when it was taken by the Marathas. The Babi family which ruled Kheda shifted to Khambat
Khambat
and now most of that family lives in Ahmedabad
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Delhi
Delhi
Delhi
(/ˈdɛli/, Hindustani pronunciation: [d̪ɪlliː] Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi
National Capital Territory of Delhi
(NCT), is a city and a union territory of India.[16][17] It is bordered by Haryana
Haryana
on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
to the east. The NCT covers an area of 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi)
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Kabir
Kabir
Kabir
(Hindi: कबीर, IAST: Kabīr[4]) was a 15th-century Indian mystic poet and saint, whose writings influenced Hinduism's Bhakti movement and his verses are found in Sikhism's scripture Guru Granth Sahib.[5][6][7] His early life was in a Muslim
Muslim
fami
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Akho
Akha Bhagat, commonly known as Akho; c. 1615 – c. 1674) or Akha Rahiyadas Soni[1] was a medieval Gujarati poet who wrote in the tradition of the Bhakti
Bhakti
movement. He wrote his poems in a literary form called Chhappa (six stanza satirical poems).Contents1 Life 2 Works 3 References 4 External linksLife[edit] His exact detes are unknown, but according to scholars he lived from 1615 to 1674 or 1600 to 1655. A goldsmith by profession, he lived near Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad
in Jetalpur, and later moved to Ahmedabad.[2] His residence in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad
which is small room in Desaini Pol at Khadia
Khadia
is known as Akha no Ordo (literally "A room of Akha")
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Civil Disobedience Movement
The Salt March, also known as the Dandi March and the Dandi Satyagraha, was an act of nonviolent civil disobedience in colonial India led by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
to produce salt from the seawater in the coastal village of Dandi (now in Gujarat), as was the practice of the local populace until British officials introduced taxation on salt production, deemed their sea-salt reclamation activities illegal, and then repeatedly used force to stop it. The 24-days march began from 12 March 1930 and continued until 6 April 1930 as a direct action campaign of tax resistance and nonviolent protest against the British salt monopoly. It gained worldwide attention which gave impetus to the Indian independence movement
Indian independence movement
and started the nationwide Civil Disobedience Movement. Mahatma Gandhi started this march with 78 of his trusted volunteers. The march was over 240 miles
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Philosophy
Philosophy
Philosophy
(from Greek φιλοσοφία, philosophia, literally "love of wisdom"[1][2][3][4]) is the study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.[5][6] The term was probably coined by Pythagoras
Pythagoras
(c. 570–495 BCE)
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British India
The Provinces of India, earlier Presidencies of British India
India
and still earlier, Presidency towns, were the administrative divisions of British governance in the subcontinent. Collectively, they were called British India. In one form or another, they existed between 1612 and 1947, conventionally divided into three historical periods:During 1612–1757, the East India Company
East India Company
set up "factories" (trading posts) in several locations, mostly in coastal India, with the consent of the Mughal emperors
Mughal emperors
or local rulers. Its rivals were the merchant trading companies of Holland and France. By the mid-18th century, three "Presidency towns": Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta
Calcutta
had grown in size. During the period of Company rule in India, 1757–1858, the Company gradually acquired sovereignty over large parts of India, now called "Presidencies"
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Frontline (magazine)
Frontline is a fortnightly English language
English language
magazine published by The Hindu Group of publications from Chennai, India. R Vijaya Sankar is the editor-in-chief of the magazine. As a current affairs magazine, it covers domestic and International news. Frontline gives a prominent place to various issues of development and hindrances in the Indian states
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Sahitya Akademi
The Sahitya Akademi, India's National Academy of Letters, is an organisation dedicated to the promotion of literature in the languages of India.[1] Founded on 12 March 1954, it is supported by, though independent of, the Indian government. It is in Rabindra Bhavan near Mandi House
Mandi House
in Delhi. The Sahitya Akademi
Sahitya Akademi
organises national and regional workshops and seminars; provides research and travel grants to authors; publishes books and journals, including the Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature; and presents the annual Sahitya Akademi Award
Sahitya Akademi Award
of Rs
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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Divine Comedy
(Italian: Divina Commedia [diˈviːna komˈmɛːdja]) is a long narrative poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed in 1320, a year before his death in 1321. It is widely considered to be the preeminent work in Italian literature[1] and one of the greatest works of world literature.[2] The poem's imaginative vision of the afterlife is representative of the medieval world-view as it had developed in the Western Church by the 14th century
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Outlook (magazine)
Outlook is a weekly general interest English news magazine published in India.[2][3]Contents1 History and profile 2 Staff2.1 Editors in Chief 2.2 Editors 2.3 Managing Editors 2.4 Notable Contributors3 References 4 External linksHistory and profile[edit] Outlook was first issued in October 1995 with Vinod Mehta
Vinod Mehta
as the editor in chief.[4] The magazine is owned by the Raheja group.[5] The publisher is Outlook Publishing India
India
Pvt
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The Times Of India
The Times of India
The Times of India
(TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group. It is the fourth-largest newspaper in India by circulation and largest selling English-language daily in the world according to Audit Bureau of Circulations (India).[1][2] It is the oldest English-language newspaper in India still in circulation,[3] with its first edition published in 1838. It is the second oldest Indian newspaper still in circulation after the Bombay
Bombay
Samachar. Lord Curzon the then Viceroy of India called The Times of India
The Times of India
"the leading paper in Asia".[4][5] In 1991, the BBC
BBC
ranked The Times of India among the world's six best newspapers.[6][7] It is owned and published by Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. which is owned by the Sahu Jain family
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New Delhi
New Delhi
Delhi
(/ˌnjuː ˈdɛli/ ( listen))[4][5] is the capital of India
India
and one of Delhi
Delhi
city's 11 districts. Although colloquially Delhi
Delhi
and New Delhi
Delhi
are used interchangeably to refer to the National Capital Territory of Delhi, these are two distinct entities, with New Delhi
Delhi
forming a small part of Delhi. The National Capital Region is a much larger entity comprising the entire National Capital Territory of Delhi
Delhi
along with adjoining districts
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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