Tankara's old photographs and
Three Prime Minsters of India's
visit at Tankara
Picture taken in 1972
Sitting in Chairs: Sneh Lata Handa ( Trustee Tankara ), Late Viran Devi Mehta ( Ex Trustee ), Late Ganda Ram Mehta ( Ex Trustee ) Late Satya Dev Vidyalankar ( Founder of Updeshak Vidyalaya and Ex Trustee ), Late Smt Shanti devi Jee (Wife of Shri Satya Dev Jee, Late Lala On Kar Nath ( Ex-Trustee ), Smt Shivrat Vati Trustee.Sitting on the
ground second from right Vinod Sharma (U.S.A)
Pandit Kamal Kumar, Vinod Sharma, Mahatma Arya Bhikshu Jee, Pandit Ramesh Mehta, Manmohan Shastri,
and Gajender Jee of Arya Pratinidhi Sabha New Delhi
Picture taken in 1972
1. From Left First: Bhalla Bapa a retired school teacher of Tankara was the only person from Tankara who will attend morning and evening
Yagya at Tankara Trust's Yagya Shala every day. Some times when all students were gone home in summer vacation, only I ( Vinod Sharma ) , my mother ( Late Shanti Devi Jee ) and my father (Late Shri Satya Devji Vidyalankar ) was in the Yagya Shala, and Bhalla Bapa
will attend with us. I was in Tankara from 1967 to 1970 and then 1973 and 1979 when I went to U.S.A.
2. From left Second is: Pandit Dharmdhar Arya Sidhanta Acharya now in Ghatkopar Mumbai
3. From left Third is: Pandit Kamal Kumar Sidhanta Acharya, now in Mumbai
4. From left Fourth: Pandit Harish Kumar Sidhanta Acharya
5. From left Fifth: Vinod Sharma
6. From left Sixth: Pandit Ramesh Mehta Sidhanta Acharya, who after working ten years in Daresalam Tanzania as Parcharak has
returned to India and now is in Ahemdabad.
7. From left Seventh: Pandit Manmohan Shastri, who worked at Araya Samaj Ferozpur Punjab.
8. From left Eigth: A tankara updeshak vidyalaya student.
9. From left Ninth: Late Ved Vart Sharma who was a freedom fighter and lived in Tankara Trust area.
Atal Bihari Vajpaee Jee & Kesho Bhai Patel at Tankara 1970's
Late Smt Shanti Devi wife of Late Satya Dev Jee garlanding Indira Gandhi Prime Minister Of India
Satya Dev Jee with Kesho Bhai Patel and Prime Minister Ch. Charan Singh
Late Satya Dev Jee with Prime Minister Atal Bihari Jee
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