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Hari Narke

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Years active  1980–present
Parents  Ramchandra Narke
Name  Hari Narke
Children  Pramiti Narke
Spouse(s)  Sangita Narke

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Born  1 June 1963 (age 52) (1963-06-01) Talegaon (Pune), Maharashtra, India
Occupation  Scholar, Author and Orator of International repute

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Prof. Hari Narke (मराठीः प्रा. हरी नरके) Born on 1 June 1963 is a Scholar, Author and Orator of International repute. He is serving as professor and Head of Mahatma Phule Chair, in the University of Pune, India.


PMC Elections 2017 Appeal to Punekars by Hari Narke

Early life

Prof. Hari Narke was born on 1 June 1963 in Ramchandra Narke and mother Sonabai Narke a very poor Mali caste family at Talegaon Dhamdhere, Tal. Shirur, Dist. Pune, Maharashtra, India. Prof. Narke's education was mostly in Pune. He has attended. He has completed his education by working in a graveyard

He is married to Sangita. They have a daughter Pramiti. Pramiti is attending her higher education.

List of works

Prof. Hari Narke is one of the prominent author of post globalized period of India. Till date he has penned 35 books on different issues in all three languages that are in Marathi, Hindi & English.



  • Mahatma Phule yanchi Badnaami - Ek Satyashodhan
  • Jnyanajyoti Savitribai Phule in second edition
  • OBC chya Bhavitavyavar Kurhad
  • Dalit Sahityachya Shodhat (Published at the hands of the then President of India K.R.Narayanan)
  • Mahatma Phule Shodhachya Navya Vata (Fifth edition)
  • Hindi

  • Mahatma Phule Sahitya aur Vichaar - Published at the hands of the then President of India, Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma)
  • Mahatma Phule Samasta Sahitya - Vols. 1 to 4
  • English

  • Editor of Dr. Ambedkar’s speeches and writings, Vols. 17 to 22
  • Collected Works of Mahatma Phule, Vols. 1 to 3
  • Speeches

    Prof. Hari Narke has delivered 6,000 lectures in the last 30 years, lectures at London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bedford, Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al-ain, Kathmandu, Lumbini were widely acclaimed.


  • ‘Samajbhushan Award’ by the Shahu Phule Ambedkar Vichaar Manch, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.
  • ‘Karandikar Trust’s award for researched writing’, Dharwad, Karnataka.
  • Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Dalitmitra award’ by the Government of Maharashtra.
  • ‘Best Orator award’ of the Aagya Publication Trust, Kolhapur.
  • ‘Dainik Mahanagar Award’ for scholarly writing.
  • ‘Samata Award’ by All India Mahatma Phule Samata Parishad.
  • ‘Best Professional Excellence Award’ by Rotary Club, Pune.
  • Special Contribution

  • Full-time contribution to the publication of Phule, Shahu, Ambedkar’s literature. Till date, Ambedkar’s literature has been translated and published in 13 languages and Phule’s in 9 languages.
  • Published 400 articles in well-known national newspapers and periodicals in the country. Participated in 70 programmes on television.
  • Presented research papers and delivered lectures at National Seminars in 40 Universities.
  • Taken initiative for the building of Mahtama Phule memorial at Pune, Savitribai Phule memorial at Naigaon (Satara) and the erection of Mahatma Phule’s statue at the Parliament of India.
  • Initiated the commemoration of 11 April Phule Jayanti and 14 April Dr.Ambedkar Jayanti jointly as well as commemoration of 3 January Savitribai Phule Jayanti and 12 January Jijau Jayanti jointly. Also initiated the government commemoration of Shahu Jayanti.
  • Chairperson of the Third All India Satyashodhak Literature Conference, Nagpur and First Satyashodhak Round Table Conference, Pune 2010.
  • Personal collection of Ten Thousand rare and precious books.
  • Additional responsibilities

  • Member-Secretary of Mahatma Phule Source Material Publication Committee, Govt. of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai.
  • Member of MAaharashtra State Commission for backward classes.
  • References

    Hari Narke Wikipedia