Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam referred to as the Missile Man of India , Current President of India celebrates his 76th birthday today. On this day, we must recognize this great man for his talent and intelligence. This blog post would remind you of this great mind and his vision towards India.
Thinking is progress. Non-thinking is stagnation of the individual, organisation and the country. Thinking leads to action. Knowledge without action is useless and irrelevant. Knowledge with action, converts adversity into prosperity.
–Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
On seeing the personal life of Mr.Kalam he practices vegetarianism, teetotalism and celibacy. Happy to know that he is a vegan like me. Kalam is a scholar of Tirukkural; in most of his speeches, he quotes at least one kural. He reads the Qur’an regularly and also the Bhagavad Gita.
Because of his popularity among Indian Youths, MTV-India recently nominated him as one of the prospectives for its MTV India Youth Icon for the year 2006 Award. You can nominate him as MTV Youth Icon by sms. SMS ICON APJ to 6882. Read IndiaVision 2020 a book based on vision for the New Millennium by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.