B. R. Ambedkar

Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 Eprel 1891 - 6 Disemba 1956), nke akpọkwara Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar , bụ onye ọka iwu India, onye ọka iwu, onye ndọrọ ndọrọ ọchịchị na onye na-eme mgbanwe mmekọrịta ọha na eze. O kpaliri òtù ndị Buddhist Dalit ma gbasaa mgbasa ozi megide ịkpa ókè ọha na eze na ndị a na-apụghị ịchọta (Dalits). Ọ kwadokwara ikike ụmụ nwanyị na ndị ọrụ. Ọ bụ onye India nke mbụ Iwu na ikpe ziri ezi, onye na-atụ anya iwu nke India, na nna ntọala nke Republic of India.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

B. R. Ambedkar

Na 1956, ọ malitere ntụgharị nke Dalits, gbanwee ndị Buddha na ndị 600,000. Ọ tụgharịrị okpukpe Buddha na India. A na-ahụ Ambedkar dịka bodhisattva, na Maitreya, n'etiti ndị Buddhist Navayana.[7][8][9][10]

Na 1990, enyere Ambedkar onyinye Bharat Ratna, ihe nrite kacha elu nke ndi India. Ihe Ambedkar mere gunyere otutu ihe ncheta na ihe osise na omenaala ama ama. Ihe Ambedkar nyere dị ka onye ndozigharị mmekọrịta ọha na eze, nwere mmetụta miri emi na India nke oge a.[11][12]

A họpụtara Ambedkar "Onye Ukwuu Indian" (The greatest Indian) na 2012 site na nghoputa nke History TV18 na CNN IBN haziri.[13]

Ambedkar Jayanti (ncheta ọmụmụ Ambedkar) bụ emume a na-eme kwa afọ n’abalị iri na anọ nke Eprel, nke a na-eme ọ bụghị naanị na India kamakwa n’ụwa niile. Ambedkar Jayanti na-eme ememe dị ka ezumike ọha na eze na India dum.[14][15][16] United Nations mere emume Ambedkar Jayanti na 2016, 2017 na 2018.[17][18][19]


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  9. https://www.thequint.com/news/india/br-ambedkar-conversion-to-buddhism
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  11. Joshi, Barbara R. (1986). Untouchable!: Voices of the Dalit Liberation Movement. Zed Books, 11–14. ISBN 9780862324605. 
  12. Keer, D. (1990). Dr. Ambedkar: Life and Mission. Popular Prakashan. ISBN 9788171542376. 
  13. https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/a-measure-of-the-man/281949
  14. http://ccis.nic.in/WriteReadData/CircularPortal/D2/D02est/12_6_2015_JCA-2-19032015.pdf Àtụ:Webarchive Ambedkar Jayanti from ccis.nic.in on 19 March 2015
  15. http://persmin.gov.in/ Webpage of Ministry of Personnel and Public Grievance & Pension
  16. 125th Dr. Ambedkar Birthday Celebrations Around the World. mea.gov.in
  17. Ambedkar Jayanti celebrated for the first time outside India as UN organises special event - Firstpost.
  18. "UN celebrates Ambedkar's legacy 'fighting inequality, inspiring inclusion'", The New Indian Express.
  19. "संयुक्त राष्ट्र में मनाई गई डॉ. बाबासाहेब भीमराव आंबेडकर जयंती - News State", newsstate.com. (in en)