Tribute to a Legend

Remembering Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw - India's military hero

First Field Marshal

Pioneer, Parsi, born in Amritsar, India's first Field Marshal

Rebel with a Cause

Defied dad, rebelled to join Army, started an extraordinary journey

Wars & Leadership

Served 40 years, led in 5 wars, showcased exceptional leadership

'Sweetie' Indira

Casually referred to Indira Gandhi as "sweetie" due to their Parsi connection

Surviving Near Death

Cheated death multiple times on and off the battlefield.

Dedicated Service

His service was extended by six months on special order of President in 1972. Although unwilling, he continued out of respect for the President.

Honors & Awards

Awarded with Military Cross, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan

Famous quote

"If a man says he's not afraid of dying, he's either lying or a Gorkha"