Saturday, 9 September 2017

WORLD STUDENTS' DAY - Dr. APJ Abdul kalam birth anniversary

UN Declares APJ Abdul Kalam's Birthday as WORLD STUDENTS' DAY



INTRODUCTION:


      Let us recollect the inspirational sayings :

"YOU HAVE TO DREAM BEFORE YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE."

"WITHOUT YOUR INVOLVEMENT YOU CAN'T SUCCEED, WITH OUR INVOLVEMENT YOU CAN'T FAIL."

"IF A COUNTRY IS TO BE CORRUPTION FREE AND BECOME A NATION OF BEAUTIFUL MINDS, I STRONGLY FEEL THERE ARE THREE KEY SOCIETAL MEMBERS WHO CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE.  THEY ARE THE FATHER, MOTHER, AND THE TEACHER."

Let us read the poem written by Dr.APJ Abdul kalam,

I am a well in this great land
Look at its millions of boys and girls
To draw from me
The inexhaustible divinity
And spread his grace everywhere
As does the water drawn from a well


CHILDHOOD LIFE :

Kalam was born on 15th october, 1931, in Rameshwaram, the state of Tamilnadu.  His full name is Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam.  Kalam sold newspapers in his childhood to support his family since his ancestors were very rich, but due to the failures in business, they became poor.  Even they have no house.  Kalam's mother go hungry by feeding lovingly to her children.  Kalam's best friend in his childhood was Jallaluddin, who was 15 years older than Kalam.

Kalam was very curious to learn new things, when his teacher Sri Siva Subramania Iyer, took all the students to sea shore and asked them to think how the birds fly in the air? This made Kalam to think and think and decided to do something in his life. Kalam's high school education completed in Schwartz high school, and finished his college education in St. Joseph's college, Tiruchchirappalli, at the age of 19.  He completed his aeronautical engineering at the Madras Institute of Technology (MIT), the reason behind his successful completion of engineering is his sister Zohra.  In the third year of engineering, the team with Kalam was assigned a project to design a low-level attack aircraft.  They finished in given stipulated time.

AS A SCIENTIST: & PRESIDENT OF INDIA

He joined the Aeronautical Development Establishment of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) as a scientist in 1958. When he was working at TIFR, he was sent to NASA work center to receive training on Sounding rocket launching techniques.  Kalam named as "Missile Man" due to his achievements as the director of the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme.  Kalam was appointed as the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India in 1992.  His successful efforts took place in conducting the Pokhran-II, five nuclear bomb test explosions.

Abdul Kalam was a great visionary, his target was to call the nation as developed nation by 2020,  this plan called "Technology Vision 2020". Klam became the 11th President of India on 25th July 2002, the speciality of the man is a Scientist President.  Kalam became the people's president of India.  Kalam  always used to tell that do differently, innovatively such that your mark should be there.  One should always remember his sayings:  Aiming small is a crime.One should overcome the difficulties by intellect and hard work.  Kalam is the role model to world wide youth, and each and every person the earth loves Kalam.

Kalam not only a great scientist, but also an Inspiring Author : great inspiring books are India 2020, Wings of Life, Ignited Minds, Inspiring Thoughts, Mission India.

Each and every person of India needs his blessings.

1 comment:

  1. APJ Abdul Kalam is a great man and UN marking his birthday as students' day is absolutely justified. We all have a lot to learn from him.

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