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Vikram Sarabhai


Remembering Vikram Sarabhai in his birth centenary year

August 18, 2019 6:10 am

The architect of India's space programme founded 38 institutions, many of which continue to be a critical part of the country's missions.

Vikram moon lander fitting tribute to Sarabhai: PM Modi

August 13, 2019 3:43 am

PM Modi, through a video message, addressed a gathering at the celebrations of the birth centenary of ISRO's founding father which was kicked off in Ahmedabad on Monday.

Remembering Vikram Sarabhai on his 100th birth anniversary: ‘He treated everyone as an equal’

August 12, 2019 12:33 pm

It’s nearly 67 years ago, but Chitnis vividly remembers his first interaction with Sarabhai in October 1952, during the former’s interview for a post at the Textile Research Association in Ahmedabad.

ISRO founder Vikram Sarabhai's 100th birth anniversary today: Here are some of his inspiring quotes

August 12, 2019 5:04 pm

On Dr Sarabhai's birth centenary today, just weeks after India's Chandrayaan-2 mission to the moon, here are some inspiring quotes of the innovator who was born in Ahmedabad in 1919.

Vikram Sarabhai, ISRO founder, gets Google Doodle on 100th birth anniversary

August 12, 2019 8:24 am

Vikram Sarabhai Google Doodle today, August 12, 2019: Considered the Father of the Indian space program, Vikram Sarabhai believed in using science and technology as “levers of development.”

Ahmedabad: Grand celebrations planned for birth centenary of Vikram Sarabhai

August 04, 2019 4:56 am

The ISRO headquarters of Bengaluru of the Department of Space will be organising the event in the city where the father of the Indian space programme was born and spent the greater part of his life.

A home in space

June 15, 2019 8:13 am

ISRO’s plan to build a permanent space station is a natural progression of the vision to expand its footprint beyond earth.

Pune: A festival to mark Vikram Sarabhai’s contributions to India’s space sciences

January 22, 2019 5:40 am

To mark Sarabhai’s birth centenary year, which is in 2019, the Pune SciFi Fest will screen movies, documentaries and host talks based on space sciences during the three-day festival, jointly organised by Aashay Film Club, Sanshodhan,

ISRO to launch TV channel on centenary celebrations of founder Vikram Sarabhai

August 13, 2018 3:33 pm

The TV channel will be targetted at multi-lingual viewers and dedicated to showcasing space applications, developments and science issues. The entire event of celebrations is indicated at an initial outlay of Rs 50 crore.

Mrinalini Sarabhai's 100th birth anniversary: Some interesting facts about the legendary dancer

May 11, 2018 9:48 pm

Mrinalini would often help the needy and emerged as a philanthropist and an activist in Ahmedabad. Being a strict disciplinarian, she was very particular about her dressing style and would not tolerate people coming late.


Remembering the legendary danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai

January 21, 2016 8:03 pm

Legendary dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai passed away on January 21, at the age of 97. Her dance was so closely intertwined with spirituality, that her very existence was indistinguishable from her dance.