Bhadant Anand Kausalyan
Indian monkDied when: 83 years 169 days (1001 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Bhadant Anand Kausalyayan (5 January 1905 – 22 June 1988) was a Buddhist monk, scholar, traveller and a prolific writer from India.He is considered one of the great activists of Buddhism of the 20th century.
He was influenced by the Buddhist scholar and social reformer Mahapandit Rahul Sankrityayan and B.R.Ambedkar.