1016 - 1100

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Nāropā (Prakrit; Sanskrit: Nāropāda, Naḍapāda or Abhayakirti) or Abhayakirti was an Indian Buddhist Mahasiddha. He was the disciple of Tilopa and brother, or some sources say partner and pupil, of Niguma. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Naropa has received more than 192,061 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Naropa is the 7,949th most popular politician (down from 7,146th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Pakistan (up from 32nd in 2019) and the 14th most popular Pakistani Politician.

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Among politicians, Naropa ranks 7,949 out of 15,710Before him are Infanta Maria of Guimarães, Ibrahim Muteferrika, Viacheslav I of Kiev, Krishnadevaraya, Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, and Eurycratides. After him are Constantine II of Scotland, Margaret of Navarre, Dorieus, Adib Shishakli, Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg, and Ignaz Seipel.

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Among people born in 1016, Naropa ranks 12Before him are Casimir I the Restorer, Deokjong of Goryeo, Amadeus I, Count of Savoy, Svein Knutsson, Emperor Xingzong of Liao, and Edward the Exile.  Among people deceased in 1100, Naropa ranks 8Before him are Parascheva of the Balkans, William II of England, Antipope Clement III, Emperor Zhezong, George Kedrenos, and Bretislav II. After him is Edmund of Scotland.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Naropa ranks 31 out of 158Before him are Bacha Khan (1890), Kabir Bedi (1946), Imran Khan (1952), Khushal Khattak (1613), Eucratides I (-170), and Dilip Kumar (1922). After him are Gulzarilal Nanda (1898), Yahya Khan (1914), Ghulam Ishaq Khan (1915), Fariduddin Ganjshakar (1178), Rahman Baba (1632), and Firuz Shah Tughlaq (1309).

Among POLITICIANS In Pakistan

Among politicians born in Pakistan, Naropa ranks 14Before him are Aga Khan III (1877), Muhammad bin Tughluq (1290), Manmohan Singh (1932), Ranjit Singh (1780), Imran Khan (1952), and Eucratides I (-170). After him are Gulzarilal Nanda (1898), Yahya Khan (1914), Ghulam Ishaq Khan (1915), Firuz Shah Tughlaq (1309), Arif Alvi (1949), and Asif Ali Zardari (1955).