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Google Doodle Honours Raja Ram Mohan Roy On His 246th Birth Anniversary.

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Raja Rammohan Roy

Highlights

  • Google through its doodle honored the Father of Indian Renaissance, Raja Ram Mohan Roy on his 246th birth anniversary.

  • Roy was born into a Bengali Brahmin family to Tarini Devi and Ramakanto Roy on 22 May 1772.

  • A staunch supporter of monotheism, Roy shunned orthodox Hindu rituals and idol worship right from his early years even though he belonged to a Brahmin Family.

  • Read on to find out Roy's contribution to women and society alike.