“In the name of preventing commercial discrimination against the British, it is really ensured that the Indian should be discriminated against in the future as he has been in the past. Rajendra Prasad was the very first President of republic and he hold office his from longest as compare to any other President form 1950 to 1962.He died at the age of 78 out of heart attack in Patna, Bihar, India. He was strongly attached to his mother and elder brother Mahendra. Being the youngest in a large joint family he was greatly loved. Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 â 28 February 1963) was an Indian independence activist, lawyer, scholar and subsequently, the first President of India, in office from 1950 to 1962. But he was a great success. Although a ceremonial head of state, Prasad encouraged the development of education in India and advised the Nehru government on several occasions. Ghosh’s Academy in Patna for a period of two years. He was an asset to Jawaharlal Nehru, the Prime Minister. Thereafter, things in the country took a different course because of the Rowlatt Act and the Punjab upheaval. Between 1958 and 1960, President Prasad led 5 state visits to Japan, Ceylon, USSR, Indo-China, Malaya and Indonesia. Rahul Sankrityayan was greatly influenced by Prasad’s intellectual prowess, finding him to be a guide and guru. On 8 August 1942, Congress passed the Quit India Resolution in Bombay which led to the arrest of many Indian leaders. He was subsequently awarded the Bharat Ratna, the nationâs highest civilian award. During the course of the independent movement, he interacted with Rahul Sankrityayan, a writer, and polymath. He was subsequently awarded the Bharat Ratna, the nation’s highest civilian award. It not only led to an awakening, it nurtured and produced practically the entire political leadership of the twenties in Bihar. In 1962, after serving twelve years as the president, he announced his decision to retire. Rajendra Prasad (3 December 1884 â 28 February 1963) was the first President of the Republic of India. At the time he set himself up as a legal practitioner in Calcutta in 1911, apprenticed to Khan Bahadur Shamsul Huda, he had also joined the Indian National Congress and was elected to the AICC. Your email address will not be published. Dr Rajendra Prasad Dr Rajendra Prasad's 133rd birth anniversary today: V-P M Venkaiah Naidu, PM Narendra Modi, UP CM Yogi Adityanath pay tribute to India's first president. Relationship with Gandhi. Lee "Mahatma Gandhi and Bihar" por Dr. Rajendra Prasad disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Though ailing, he set himself immediately to the task of raising funds and organising relief. In 1915, Prasad appeared in the examination of Masters in Law, passed the examination and won a gold medal. Prasad was raised in a landowning family and graduated from the Calcutta Law College. An Indian political leader, lawyer by training, Prasad joined the Indian National Congress during the Indian independence movement and became a major leader from the region of Bihar. Mahatma Gandhi came to Bihar at the invitation of indigo cultivator Raj Kumar Shukla who wanted him to take up ... "Shukla took Gandhi to the house of Rajendra Prasadâ¦ Prasad was instrumental in the formation of the Bihari Students Conference in 1906 in the hall of the Patna College. He stayed with Gandhi ji till his trial was over. à¤à¤¸ à¤®à¥à¤à¥ à¤ªà¤° à¤²à¥à¤ à¤¡à¥. He was released two days later. A supporter of Mahatma Gandhi, Prasad was imprisoned by British authorities during the Salt â¦ He had been initiated into the cult of 'Swadeshi' by his elder brother, Mahendra Prasad, even before his arrival in Calcutta. All Rights Reserved. Jayaprakash Narayan welcomed the decision, suggesting that his direct guidance might be available after retirement to the Sarvodaya Movement. 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