There he was conferred an honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Law in appreciation and recognition of his vast learning, wisdom and understanding of various schools of philosophy both Oriental and Western.
Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan was a staunch believer of education, and was the well-known diplomat, scholar and ideal teacher. His childhood was spent in Thiruttani and Tirupati.By that time he had written many articles for journals of repute like The Quest, Journal of Philosophy and the International Journal of Ethics. As President he helped see India through those trying years safely. He was awarded many national and international honours including German Order of Merit , the Goethe Plaquette and Bharat Ratna Thoughts of Dr. He was also a great freedom fighter. He was considered as a model teacher. He also read Western Philosophy of Plato, Plutinus and many other eminent philosophers. A good teacher is one who is always ready to share his knowledge to his disciple with love and like a friend. The volume was hailed and appreciated as a classic. Later this thesis was published as a book and it gave young Radhakrishnan a lot of satisfaction. It was a befitting reply to the charge leveled by many westerners that Vedanta was not based on ethics. Radhakrishnan's book "Indian Philosophy" was published. When India became independent in , Radhakrishnan was elected as the first Vice President of India in
His ideas were superb which was contributed to the formation of India as a nation-state. Here he published his book the Philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore. Radha Krishnan He believed in freedom, democracy, accommodation, tolerance and the wisdom of our ancient saints and teachers.
Rajendra Prasad, he had acted as President of the Indian Union. He paid a State visit to the USA in and delivered lectures urging the people to remove poverty, illiteracy and exploitation from the world. It also revealed his great capacity and ability to master the language of English.
Spiritual life is the genius of India. He also very remarkably underlined the importance and valuable contribution of the western religions to the development of human civilization and culture.
There has been a long tradition of great saints, seers, philosophers, teachers and intellectuals since hoary past in India.Consequently, he decided to reveal the wisdom of Indian thought and philosophy to the world in its true perspective. While serving at Banaras he came under the influence of Gandhiji. The family members are increased by the five daughters and a son, their kids. He also developed into an influential speaker and his exposition of the subject before the audience was ever brilliant, absorbing and remarkable and so very soon he became very popular among students and his fellow-teachers. He was elected as the second President of India — For his services to education he was knighted by George V in the June Birthday Honours, and formally invested with his honour by the Governor-General of India, the Earl of Willingdon, in April He has his early education at Tiruchani. Later he paid a State visit to England. His father was a landlord which is also called as local zamindar in Hindi who was subordinate revenue officer. V High School at Thiruttani. Zakir Hussain succeeded him as the President. He added new dignity, dimension and brilliance to the high office of the President of India by his so deep and wide knowledge, wisdom and towering personality. It contained page compilations of brilliant articles and essays on this great philosopher- statesman.
He added new dignity, dimension and brilliance to the high office of the President of India by his so deep and wide knowledge, wisdom and towering personality.
As a tribute to his loving memory and great achievements, 5th sept is celebrated as the teachers day.
He died on 17 April