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LBF Author

Purshottam Agarwal
(Group Chairman)

Mr. Purshottam Agarwal is Founder Chairman of Agarwal Group (established in 1966). He is the creator, inventor, author, researcher and publisher of Learn By Fun Technique and Learn By Fun Course Books and is a very well known name at national and international level.

Mr. Agarwal was born in 1952 in Kolkata. He has studied as a regular student up to Class IV in Calcutta. After that he took his middle education from Punjab Board and higher secondary with commerce subject from Madhya Pradesh Board. He took admission in college but due to his involvement in business, left the college education in mid but he learnt a lot from the practical experience. He started his career at a tender age of 11 years. Inspite of having good family background, due to his self reliant nature , he started his career with a job of only Rs. 125/- per month. During his job tenure, number of attractions in the form of bribe were offered to him but he set them aside and he was known as Tarzan of transport at the age of 18 years. In the year 1971, he started his own business of coal along with transport. Now he is called “COAL KING OF INDIA.

For his self-satisfaction and for welfare of the society, Mr. Agarwal established various schools and colleges and with his vast and in-depth work experience of about 45 years of theory and practical, 7 years of laborious research along with a steady implementation of 3 years, he then invented a unique technique for toddlers and students of primary and middle levels and named it as Learn By Fun. This technique then took the shape of course books. Total 191 books from Nursery to Class VIII for both English and Hindi Mediums catering to all subjects have been published under flagship company of Agarwal Group; LBF Publications Pvt. Ltd. and the books have been adopted all over India by a large number of schools. Books are delivered in entire India through LBF Sales Network from one book to one lac books, within a week through transport, courier and carrier network.

Taking Learn By Fun Technique to every nook and corner of the nation is now his prioritized goal and mission of his life. And all efforts in this direction are on to achieve success of his mission.

Now he is known for revolutionary school education in India and called as “Tycoon of Education”.