“A large number of relatives, friends, well wishers and common people have gathered at Kalam’s house at Rameswaram.” Deceased former President APJ Abdul Kalam’s grandson A.P.J.M.K. Sheik Saleem was quoted saying it. The country is battling to get in terms with the death of India’s most loved President, scientist, Bharat Ratna recipient and teacher Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam as Rameswaram prepares to carry the last rites. Abdul Kalam’s residence in Rameswaram named House of Kalam had always been a major tourist attraction. The video shows the Kalam’s house where the Missile man spent his childhood and grew. Also See: APJ Abdul Kalam passes away: Life of former Indian President in pictures. Also Read - 4 Feet Tall 'Grand Bell' Weighing 613 Kg For Ram Mandir Arrives in Ayodhya From Rameswaram

House of Kalam turned into a major tourist attraction of Rameswaram and why not. The residence was of none other than India’s most prolific brains and the man behind country’s advancement. The extraordinary personality who believed in simple living and high thinking reflected his love for simplicity in his ordinary house as well. Also Read: APJ Abdul Kalam had planned a surprise assignment for IIM Shillong students. Also Read - Remembering 'India’s Missile Man': Tributes Pour in For Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam on His 5th Death Anniversary

Dr. Kalam’s house was turned into a fine museum in 2011 providing much needed inspiration and motivation to everyone who visited. It contained several rare and unseen photographs of APJ Abdul Kalam including his childhood and teenage days. It also contained his pictures from his research days and his love towards his mother as well as the nation. Also Read - 2 People Arrested After They Were Caught Killing Crows & Selling Their Meat to Chicken Stalls