Ideals and Values/Appendix I

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APPENDIX I

The following list of great Hindus may be used by students to do research on their lives:

Great Sages: Valmiki, Vishvamitra, Vyasa, Vasishtha, Agastya, Yajnavalkya

Great Saints: Tulsidas, Meerabai, Surdas, Pipa, Dhanna, Guru Nanak, Guru Gobind Singh, Lalleshwari, Shankar Dev, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Narsi Mehta, Namadev, Jnaneshvar, Tukaram, Ekanath, Basavanna, Akka Mahadevi, Andal, Nammalvar, Appar, Jnanasambandhar, Bhadrachalam Ramadas, Kabir, Jhulelal, Satguru Shivaya Subramania Swami, Swami Chinmayananda, Swami Vivekananda, Swami Dayananda Saraswati, Swami Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Sri Aurobindo, Ramana Maharshi, Dadu, Mahamati Prannath, Mata Anandamoyi, Ramaprasad Sen, Vidyapati

Great Āchārya: Shankaracharya, Ramanujacharya, Madhvacharya, Vallabhacharya, Nimbarkacharya,

Great Kings and Queens: Rani Lakshmibai, Rani Durgavati, Rani Ahilyabai Holkar, Rana Pratap, Chhatrapati Shivaji, Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Raja Chhatrasal, Raja Krishna Deva Raya, Prithviraj Chauhan, Maharaja Vikramaditya, Harshavardhan, Lalitaditya, Chandragupta Maurya, Maharaja Janaka

Great Scientists, Physicians and Mathematicians: Bhaskara, Brahmagupta, Aryabhatta, Varahamihira, Charaka, Sushruta, Vagbhatta

Great Scholars, Politicians and Poets: Panini, Chanakya, Kalidasa, Mahatma Gandhi

Social Reformers: Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Ishvarachandra Vidyasagar, Maharshi Karve