Golwalkar wrote Bunch of Thoughts and We, or Our Nationhood Defined. Golwalkar was born on 19 February 1906 to a Marathi Karhade Brahmin family: Sadashivrao and Lakshmibai ram puniyani books pdf in hindi Ramtek, near Nagpur in Maharashtra.
His family was prosperous and close-knit. Sadashivrao, a former clerk in the Posts and Telegraphs Department, became a teacher in the Central Provinces and ended his career as headmaster of a high school.
Golwalkar was the only surviving son of nine children. Since his father was frequently transferred around the country, he attended a number of schools. Golwalkar studied science and was a good, apolitical student. As an adolescent, he developed a deep interest in religion and spiritual meditation.