I told my husband not to push the girls into the sport. I was worried about how they will ever get married as pehelwans wearing shorts and cutting their hair! They would wrestle boys as there were no other girls.
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My parents lead a very disciplined life. After my father underwent bypass surgery in 1990, they became even more disciplined. They are vegetarian, their meals are very light, they rarely eat out, they don’t drink, they go for regular walks. And my mother watches over my father like a hawk. Also, they are both spiritually inclined. I think this helps them deal with stress. (Said Manmohan Singh’s Daughter Daman Singh, Writer in a media interview)
I had quit studies once I went to his place and remember him saying he wanted me to pursue my education. He would mostly talk to me about completing my education.
Shortly after their marriage, Narendra Modi separated from his wife and began wandering in the Himalayas practicing Sannyasa. Jashodaben stayed at Modi’s family’s home for a few months. She resumed school after her marriage. Two years later her father died. She continued her studies and received her Secondary School Certificate.
Paramesh Krishnan Nair famously known as P. K. Nair was an Indian film archivist and film scholar, who was the founder and director of the National Film Archive of India (NFAI) in 1964. He is regarded as the Henri Langlois of India because of his lifelong dedication towards the preservation of films in India. A passionate film archivist, he worked at the NFAI for over three decades, collecting films from India and from all over the world.