Tilak Jayanti -
Bal Gangadhar Tilak -
Tilak Jayanti is birth day celebration of a great leader of Indian independence movement against the British Rule. He was known as name of Bal Gangadhar Tilak but he was born as Keshav Gangadhar Tilak.
He was also honored by the first name of Lokmanya Gangadhar Tilak among people which means universally accepted person as a leader (Lok Manya). He was the first leader and also an advocate of ‘Swaraj’ which mean self rule.
He was born on 23rd July, 1856 and died on 1st August, 1920 in age of 64 years. He was also famous among people for his good quotes like "Self rule is my birthright and I shall have it".