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PATRONS
Prof Anil Kakodkar, Former Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission
Dr G Madhavan Nair, Former Chairman, ISRO Dr Vijay P Bhatkar, Chancellor, Nalanda University and President, VIBHA
Prof K I Vasu, Former Professor, IIT Chennai, IISc Bangalore and Founder, Swadeshi Science Movement
ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS
Prof Anil Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, AICTE Prof Suhas Pednekar, Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai
Prof VPN Nampoori, Emeritus Professor, Cochin University of Science and Technology Vivekananda Pai, Secretary, VIBHA Praveen Ramdas, Secretary, VIBHA
CHIEF EDITORIAL ADVISOR & MEMBER, ADVISORY BOARD
Jayant Sahasrabudhe
EDITORIAL DIRECTOR
Dr Omkar Rai
EDITOR
Debobrat Ghose
ASSOCIATE EDITOR
Sonam Singh Subhedar
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     Science For
Largely overlooked, Indian Swatantrata scientists undertook an
audacious struggle to break free of the omnipresent colonial fetters
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16 StiflingofIndia’sGenuises
The colonial rulers carried out scientific apartheid in their biggest colony, which, however, propelled the country’s scientists towards a remarkable, national endeavour
24 Birth of Indigenous Institutions
Faced with discrimination at the hands of the British, Indian scientists established their own institutes
to pursue and popularise scientific research
32 Scientists as Diplomats
The story of how India’s intellectuals played the diplomatic
card to push indigenous scientific efforts
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   Economic and Scientific Nationalism
Alongside political struggle, scientists and entrepreneurs too waged an inspiring battle against colonial rule
Vision of Patriot Scientists
The life-stories of India’s nationalist intellectuals carry valuable lessons for contemporary scientists
The Spiritualist Scientist
Sir Jagadis Chandra Bose brought together science and the oriental schools of spirituality that advocate the unity of reality among all entities
The Legend
There are reasons why the British referred to Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray as a ‘revolutionary’
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