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Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya: his life and work

V. S. Narayana Rao

Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya: his life and work

by V. S. Narayana Rao

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Published by Geetha Book House in Mysore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Karnataka (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Visvesvaraya, M. Sir, 1861-1962.,
    • Karnataka (India) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] V. S. Narayana Rao.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC432.5.V5 N37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 310 p.
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5035294M
      LC Control Number73906986

      His ideal was to ‘work out than rust out’. M. S. Aney paid a tribute to the great soul—’Duty before comfort is the ideal of Visvesvaraya. His quest for knowledge, his great patriotism, his attitude to work, his love for the poor and his secret of good health . Due to financial constraints young Visvesvaraya was sent to Bangalore to his uncle’s place. Visvesvaraya took tuitions and somehow e managed to fund his He was a keen, disciplined and focused person and Principal of the Central College, where he studied, noticed this and encouraged him to study well.

        Visvesvaraya was never late for his work. He worked from &am to 8pm and was considered to be a disciplined man and when it came to his work he was extremely punctual and disciplined. His time sense didn’t even spare a minister who was 3 minutes late for a meeting. The minister had to take visvesvaraya’s advice to be on time. Personal life. Visvesvaraya was an idealist, lived a simple life, and gave his best to his profession. Incidentally, he was elegantly dressed even in old age.

      Why celebrate Sir M Visvesvaraya's birthday as Engineer's day? Sir M Visvesvaraya would undoubtedly be on the top of the list. His engineering works & contribution towards nation-building was spread across the nation throughout his career spanning over 30 years as engineer, 20 years as administrator & 20 years as adviser & statesman.   Sir M Visvesvaraya, builder of dams, bridges and a nation — short story and facts for kids Engineer's Day: Once when he was on a study tour in America, Visvesvaraya’s host said the group had to climb a four-floor-high ladder to see how a particular machine : IE Online.


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Mokshagundam Vishveshwariah (15 September – 14 April ), popularly known as "Sir MV", was a pre-eminent civil engineer and was also a renowned statesman occupying the prestigious post of Diwan of Mysore (Chief Minister of Mysore) in the princely state of Mysore from to Quotes [].

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The early life of Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya. Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya was born on 15 September in a Brahmin family, in the village, Chiklapur district (divided from Kolar district), Mysore state (now Karnataka), India. His father’s name was Mokshahundam Srinivasa Shastri and mother’s name was Venkataalakshma.

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A visionary is unveiled, indeed. Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya’s th Birthday Living by the phrase “Work is Worship,” Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya—fondly known as Sir MV—devoted his life to engineering.

A master of irrigation.