Dr.Rajendra Prasad memorial lecture series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Memorial Lectures are organized by All India Radio every year in commemoration of Dr. RajendraPrasad, India‟s first President. The Lectures seek to thoroughly evaluate the nation‟s political, social and cultural environment. The achievements and the future prospects of the country are also critically analyzed in these lectures. Noted scholars and thinkers of India deliver the Lectures on a subject of their choice before an invited audience.This programme is organized in the second fortnight of November every year.
The Lecture lasts about an hour. The recording of Rajendra Prasad Memorial Lecture is broadcast by All India Radio on its national hook up on the birth anniversary of Dr. Rajendra Prasad. The first Lecture of this series was delivered in 1969 by the leading Hindi litterateur and thinker.