What is Fatima sheikh? Know about Google Doodle Fatima Sheikh

The country’s biggest company Google is celebrating the 191st birth anniversary of teacher and feminist Fatima Shaikh today. For the happiness of this birthday, Google has made a special doodle. She was the first Muslim female teacher all over India, born on 9 January 1831 in Pune. He had done a lot of work for the women of India.
She along with Jyotirao Phule and Savitri Bai Phule contributed to the breaking of social barriers against women’s discrimination in India’s freedom struggle. Apart from this, he along with Jyotirao Phule and Savitribai Phule established the Swadeshi Library in 1848. Which was one of the first schools in India dedicated to the education of girls.

Google Doodle Fatima Sheikh
Fatima Sheikh


What was the contribution of Fatima Sheikh to the society?


Fatima Sheikh was a youth leader who fought for the education of girls. She lived with her brother Usman. She was driven home to try to educate people in the Dalit castes, after which she started living with her brother.
Savitribai Phule and Fatima Sheikh together opened an indigenous library.

In the library, both Savitribai Phule and Fatima Shaikh started reading our Muslim people belonging to Dalit communities. In addition both taught Muslim women and children who were not allowed to access education because of their caste, religion or gender.

They also had to face heavy resistance from the dominant classes. Despite this, Fatima Sheikh and her companions continued the Satyashodhak movement. After that Fatima started a door-to-door campaign to invite people for education in the library.

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Fatima Sheikh fought against social and gender discrimination. He educated Indian girls and showed them a new light. Due to his contribution to the society, he was honored by the Government of India in the year 2014. Who is known today as the first Muslim teacher of the country. Placed his profile in Urdu textbooks along with other leading teachers, so that all children can know more about him.

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