Remembering Vikram Sarabhai, the father of the Indian Space Programme, on his 100th birthday : The man who left aristocracy for astrophysics
Sarabhai “father of India’s space program”, was a visionary, scientist, innovator and industrialist. He was of the strong belief that applications of science & technology were “levers of development”.
…failure is not about not succeeding. Rather it is about not putting in your best effort and not contributing, however modestly, to the common good – VS
“…if we are to play a meaningful role nationally, and in the community of nations, we must be second to none in the application of advanced technologies to the real problems of man and society”.