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Mahadev Govind Ranade

Birthdate: 18. January 1842
Date of death: 16. January 1901

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Mahadev Govind Ranade was an Indian scholar, social reformer, judge and author. He was one of the founding members of the Indian National Congress party and owned several designations as member of the Bombay legislative council, member of the finance committee at the centre, and judge of the Bombay High Court, Maharashtra.As a well known public figure, his personality as a calm and patient optimist influenced his attitude towards dealings with Britain as well as reform in India. During his life he helped to establish the [ Vedashastrottejak Sabha ] Vaktruttvottejak Sabha, the Poona Sarvajanik Sabha[ Maharashtra Granthottejak Sabha and the Prarthana Samaj, and edited a Bombay Anglo-Marathi daily paper, the Induprakash, founded on his ideology of social and religious reform.

He was given the title of Rao Bahadur.

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„…from the madding crowd’s ignobale strife.“

—  Mahadev Govind Ranade
He moved on a plane of his own far removed, quoted in page=489

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