Baden Powel was an army Personnel having innovative bent of mind. Based
experience in the army, he wrote a small book, named ‘Aids to
retirement from the army in 1907, Major-General Baden Powel took 25
camping on Brown Sea Island for an experiment. It was an experiment but
successful that he was inspired to launch a movement for boys. Later
Movement became a worldwide organization. 'Boy Scout' means member of
organization intended to develop manliness and self-reliance.
Powel was born on 22nd February 1857 in London. His parents were joyous
and gave their son the lesson to 'Be Happy'. His mother encouraged him
observant, to notice small things that escape most people's attention.
when he grew up, his brother remarked to him, “Since you are so
keen on travel
and adventure, why don't you 'try the army'.” As he had
experience in the
school cadet corps, he gained second place in the merit list of the
was commissioned as a junior subaltern in 13th Hussars, and then
India. He worked hard and made a great impression on his men.