Ratna means gems! Out of many great personalities who belong to Ratnagiri district, three were honoured by the ‘Bharat Ratna’, the highest civilian award of India. Nana Phadanvis who was of the three wise Diplomats of Peshwas, Naval Admiral Kanhoji Aangre, freedom fighter Lokmanya Tilak, Bharat Ratna Maharshi Dhondo Keshav Karve, Bharat Ratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, Revolutionary Swatantryaveer Savarkar, senior social reformer Sane Guruji, Sanskrit scholar Bharatratna  Dr. P. V. Kane, Great Marathi poet Keshavsoot are  the precious gems from the land of Ratnagiri.


is my birthright

and I shall have it!

Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Birth - 23 July 1856
Chikhali Gaon
District - Ratnagiri

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Liberty and Fraternity are

must for every Religion.

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

Birth - 14 April 1891
Native place - Ambdave, Mandangad
District - Ratnagiri

Visit Ambedkar Memorial

The learned

woman is a sign of

an advanced society.

Maharishi Dhondo Keshav Karve

Birth - 18 April 1858
Sherawali, Dapoli
District - Ratnagiri

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Dear Motherland!

Dieing for you is like living;

but living without you is Death!

Swatantryaveer Savarkar

Birth - 28 May 1883
Domicile - Ratnagiri

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A lot worth Experiencing

Shree Chandikadevi, Dabhol

Let's Go!

Sharada Devi, Tumbarav

Let's Go!

Jaigad, Ratnagiri

Let's Go!
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