In this book the author has drawn upon his vast knowledge of the "eternal fountains" of Indian and World Culture and explains the sources of our culture. He defies culture as 'the habit of successful self-control.'
In the three lectures contained in this book, Rajaji has drawn upon his vast knowledge and explained the sources of our culture. He defines culture as the "the habit of successful self-control." After the needs of the body and the mind have been met, culture is the third dimension which leads depth to man's personality.
About The Author: C. Rajagopalachari :
Chakravarti Rajagopalachari is a distinguished founder member of the Bhavan. A great patriot, astute politician, thinker, visionary, a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi, he was a great statesman. A freedom fighter, he was also the Chief Minister of Madras, Governor of West Bengal, India's Home Minister and the first Indian Governor-General of Free India. Rajaji popularized books on Ramayan, Mahabharat, Bhagwad Gita ,Upanishads and several others by writing in his inimitable style which has appealed to millions of people. He wrote in English and Tamil, his mother tongue. He passed away in 1972 at the age of 94.