Swaraj is my birthright, and I shall have it !
स्वराज मेरा जन्मसिद्ध अधिकार है, और मैं इसे लेकर रहूँगा !
By Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Amazing facts about Bal Gangadhar Tilak
- 1. Childhood & Early Life
Keshav Gangadhar Tilak was born on July 22, 1856, in a middle-class Chitpavan Brahmin family in Ratnagiri, a small coastal town in south-western Maharashtra. His father, Gangadhar Shastri was a noted Sanskrit scholar and school teacher at Ratnagiri. His mother’s name was Parvati Bai Gangadhar. Following his father’s transfer, the family shifted to Poona (now Pune). In 1871 Tilak was married to Tapibai who was later rechristened as Satyabhamabai.
Information gathers from “Bal Gangadhar Tilak”