A. P. J. Abdul Kalam – Throughout his life

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, a great person with all the best human values. He was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A.P.J Abdul Kalam was born on

Childhood  of a great man


15 October 1931 to a Tamil Muslim family. Father Jainulabudeen was owner of a boat and APJ’s mother Ashiamma was a housewife.  Kalam’s family became poor at his early age and at that time he sold newspapers to support his family income.

Schooling Life of kalam


Kalam was an average student but he was known as very hardworking who have desire to achieve. In 1954 he graduated in physics affiliated with the University of Madras.

Journey as Scientist


In 1960 Kalam joined as Scientist in DRDO, from there his complete journey as scientist gave him a great success as scientist as well made every individual of india to give a special respect to him.

Former President A .P. J Abdul Kalam


Kalam served as the 11th President of the great India. In 2002 elections he won with huge majority of votes.

Kalam was the third President of India to have been honoured with a Bharat Ratna. The great India’s highest civilian honour, before becoming the President he received it and joined in the list after Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1954) and Dr Zakir Hussain.

After Precidency A.P.J’s Life


A great legend who always used to say that he would like people to be remembered him as a Teacher. A teacher who always had been an inspiration and who lived as a teacher till the very end.

Kalam became a visiting professor to many colleges and universities. In the journey he launched What Can I Give Movement for the youth of india with the intention to defeat the Corruption.

Abdul Kalam Live Fell Down – Died


July 27, 2015 in Bethany Hospital he took his last breath. The biggest loss to our Scientist community and to our nation.On 30 July 2015, Full state honours the former President APJ abdul kalam was laid to rest at Rameswaram‘s Pei Karumbu Ground. Over 350,000 people attended the last rites.

Personal Life of Missile Man of India


Kalam was the youngest of his four siblings. He was very close to his elder siblings and to his whole family throughout his life. He was noted for his simple lifestyle and had a habit of raising at 06:00 Am

Religious and Spiritual views


The two key aspects for Kalam,  through out kalam’s life religion and spirituality are most important things for him.

In fact he made his personal spiritual journey in his final book called My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji.



> Kalam Advocated his plan to make india into a “knowledge superpower.

> Kalam Resigned in 1999 from the post of Scientific adviser and then he set a target of meeting and interacting with 100,000 students . Once he said that he feel more comfortable with the company of young people , mainly  with high school students.

Awards and honours


> 7 honorary doctorates from 40 universities

>  Padma Bhushan in 1981 by Government of India.

Padma Vibhushan in 1990 by government of india.

> Highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna received by Kalam in 2013.

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