Nepali transaltion of Helen Keller, who was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. The story of Keller and her teacher, Anne Sullivan, was made famous by Keller's autobiography, The Story of My Life, and its adaptations for film and stage, The Miracle Worker.
Jiddu Krishnamurti was an Indian philosopher, speaker and writer. His interests included psychological revolution, the nature of mind, meditation, inquiry, human relationships, and bringing about radical change in society. He stressed the need for a revolution in the psyche of every human being and emphasised that such revolution cannot be brought about by any external entity, be it religious, political, or social.
This is the biography of Mahathir bin Mohamad, a Malaysian physician, politician, and author who has been Prime Minister of Malaysia since 2018, having previously held the office from 1981 to 2003. He is the chairman of the Pakatan Harapan coalition, as well as a member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Langkawi constituency in the state of Kedah. Mahathir's political career has spanned more than 70 years starting with his participation during the Malayan Union in protests against non-Malays gaining Malaysian citizenship; he formed his own party, the Malaysian United Indigenous Party (PPBM), in 2016.
No one should be friends with someone with less or more competition. Friendship with a less prestigious person is always sad. Such people always hope for help and think only about taking advantage. They will not be able to help you when you are in trouble. If you have a friendship with a person who is more prestigious, you start to compare yourself with that person. And the feeling of jealousy arises inside you. That's why friendship should be with people at your level.
Even after the independence Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, a human rights activist and dictator in the eyes of western countries, distributed the formula of making the country-wide form of the world, the people of Singapore considered him as a nationalist. This is an inspirational biography of such figure.
Everyone should know the life story of Nelson Mandela, one of the greatest leaders of all time, the first black president of South Africa, the most famous African, and a major world statesman. His inspiring life receives a fresh retelling in this new biography written especially for students and general readers. This volume is an enjoyable, authoritative, and balanced way to not only understand a great man, but also to understand a critical time in world history and race relations. Mandela's quest for racial justice for black South Africans as a leader of the African National Congress led to twenty-seven years of imprisonment. South African Apartheid consumed the attention of the world, coming to a head in the 1980s. With intense international pressure on the Apartheid government, Mandela was finally freed in 1990. Through the landmark presidency of South Africa and post Nobel Peace Prize years up until today, he has continued as a peacemaker and agent for change.
Author: Achyut Koirala When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out, Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday 9 October 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price. Shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, she was not expected to survive. This book is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls education and of Malalas parents fierce love for their daughter in a society.