When Pak Nobel Laureate Glorified India's Guru-Shishya Tradition
22, Oct 2019, 2:19 PM IST
The Guru-Shishya Parampara in India is an ancient and primordial tradition, yet lasting till today as it is an enduring one. India has witnessed many idealistic teacher-student pairs in its long glorious history. Some of the prominent names that reflect this parampara are – Dronacharya – Arjuna in Mahabharata, Chanakya and Chandragupta Maurya, Samarth Ramdas and Shivaji Maharaj, Ramakrishna Paramhansa and Swami Vivekananda, etc.
In this episode of Culture 'Shauk', we take a look at one such teacher-student relationship that defied barriers of nation and religion, thereby strengthening the essence of our age-old guru-shishya tradition.