Dhondo Keshav Karve Biography

Dhondo Keshav Karve

Title Desricption
Date of Birth 18 April 1858
Birth Place Dapoli, India
Father Name Keshav Pant
Mother Name Laxmibai
Education Elphinstone College
Famous As Educator
Awards Bharat Ratna
Died 9 November 1962, Pune

In Short

Dhondo Keshav Karve, popularly known as Maharishi Karve, was a social reformer in India in the field of women's welfare. In his honour, Queen's Road in Mumbai was renamed to Maharshi Karve Road. Karve was a pioneer in promoting widows' education.

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