historically relevant section in Indian History is its long period of British Occupation which was finally lifted with the help of Mohandas Karamchand ('Mahatma') Gandhi (Keay 21). This allowed India to become today's largest Democratic government (Keay 21).
The British Empire's occupation...
President can also declare, according to government advice, on new elections and if necessary an emergency state. The President has the right to be updated about crucial government matters and other rights like giving amnesty to prisoners etc. According to the Constitution, elections are to be held once in every...
and death of Mahatma Gandhi
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: 1869 - 1948
Eyewitness account of Gandhi's assassination by Robert Stimson for the BBC on Jan 30, 1948 (3'15") | |
Fifty years ago on January 30, 1948, India's "Father of the Nation", Mahatma Gandhi, was assassinated. Gandhi, one of the...
works, he created the imaginary town of Malgudi, which was in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India, where realistic characters in a typically Indian setting lived amid unpredictable events. The book ‘Waiting for the Mahatma’ written by Narayan begins in latter part of the colonial era, in the 1940’s...
What if Gandhi Is Living Nowadays…?
Dharamshala, India- Followers of Mahatma Gandhi from across India have gathered to analyse and come across ways to revive and bring into application Gandhian thoughts and values in today's world that has been overwhelmed by materialism and human greed.
In these islands people of all faiths - Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs etc., and of all languages like Hindi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Punjabi, Nicobari etc., live together in complete peace and harmony. Inter-religion and inter-regional marriages are common. This amazing racial...
Mahatma Gandhi was a multi-faceted man, one whose writings spanned every subject under the sun, including: agriculture, education, science, sanitation, economics, literature, industry, women, children, health, family planning, religion, and, of course, politics. Many were surprised to learn of his prolific...
|the British subsequently widened participation in legislative councils. Beginning in 1920, Indian leader Mohandas |
| |K. Gandhi transformed the Indian National Congress political party into a mass movement to campaign against British|
| |colonial rule. The party...
mid-nineteenth century, India became an independent nation in 1947 after a struggle for independence which was marked by a non-violent resistance led by Mahatma Gandhi.
India is a federal constitutional republic with a parliamentary democracy consisting of 28 states and seven union territories. A pluralistic...
left her home in Britain to live and work with Mohandas Gandhi, the leader of the Indian independence movement. She devoted her life to human development, the advancement of Gandhi's principles and the freedom struggle in India. In doing so, Gandhi gave her the name Mirabehn, after Meera Bai, the great...
There are also some small communist parties who participate only within one state. Some states have more than one state party. For example in Tamil Nadu another important state party is All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazagham (AIADMK).
There are many independent candidates also who participate...
movement in 1947-48, beginning with the appointment of Lord Mountbatten as the last viceroy of British India, and ending with the death and funeral of Mahatma Gandhi.
The authors having interviewed many of those who were there, including Lord Mountbatten, the book gives a detailed account of the last year...
BCIET is a pioneer institute in the field of education, the institute is consulting Regular as well as Distance Education through UGC and DEC recognized universities. We authorized study, information, admission & counseling centers of M.D. University-Rohtak, Mahatma Gandhi University- Meghalaya...
history of India through the Ages:
The Pre Historic Era
1. The Stone Age:
The Stone Age began 500,000 to 200,000 years ago and recent finds in Tamil Nadu (at C. 75000 years ago, before and after the explosion of the Toba Volcano) indicate the presence of the first anatomically humans in the area...
and a revivalist for Buddhism in India. He was also the chief architect of the Indian Constitution. In 2012 he was chosen greatest Indian after Mahatma Gandhi in a nationwide poll held by History TV and CNN-IBN.
Born into a poor Mahar (considered an Untouchable caste) family, Ambedkar campaigned...
Subramanya Bharathi ( December 11, 1882 – September 11, 1921 ) was a Tamil Poet from Tamil Nadu, India, an independence fighter and iconoclastic reformer. Known as Mahakavi Bharathi ( the laudatory epithet Maha Kavi meaning Great Poet in many Indian Languages )
He is celebrated as one of...
MAHATMA GANDHI AS MY IDEAL OF LIFE
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 in Porbandar, India. He became one of the most respected spiritual and political leaders of the 1900's. Gandhi is honored by his people as the father of the Indian Nation. The Indian people called Gandhi Mahatma...
famines and the epidemic. People hoped that their hardships would end after the war was over. But that did not happen.
The Idea of Satyagraha
Mahatma Gandhi returned to India in January 1915. Gandhiji had come from South Africa where he had successfully fought the racist regime with a novel method of...
Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, contributed to the fields of journalism and mass communication.
An effective communicator, Gandhi was fearless and eloquent with his words. He reached out to millions of people and convinced them of his cause. According to Chalapathi Raju, an eminent editor, Gandhi was probably...
leaders that the world has ever seen, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, was a political figure, a social and political reformer, a humanist, a visionary and a spiritual leader, who took the country on the road to freedom. Gandhi, popularly known as the Mahatma, not only led the freedom struggle in India but also...
INDIA OF MY DREAMS
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India got Independence on 15th August 1947, after the struggle of great freedom fighter who lost their lives and...
a second edition, this book illustrated a revised and updated history of modern india.
* To the point explanation on Colonial raj, Congress and Gandhi period.
* A brief discussion on European colonialism.
* Good maps, and a useful beginning glossary
* The segment focusing on the period...
own charm that I discovered that as the evening worn on.
We got down at the bus stop, me and my friend, and the first thing we saw was a huge Mahatma Gandhi statue. It was nicely sculpted with a determined face, a walking stick in his hand, he seemed to be ready to conquer world. As we walked down the...
in the world are the great Mahatma Gandhi, Bhagwan Mahaveer, John Dear, Malala Yousafzai, Martin Luther King, and Martin Luther King Jr...
Without Mahatma Gandhi’s countless sacrifices and peaceful efforts India would not be where it is today. The willingness Mahatma Gandhi and his fellow advocates...
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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi |
Born | 2 October 1869(1869-10-02)
Porbandar, Bombay Presidency, British India |
Died | 30 January 1948(1948-01-30) (aged 78)
New Delhi, Union of India |
Cause of death | Assassination (three...
Forrester-Paton. Some missionaries were even deported from India for their support to nationalist cause. Given this situation, missionary sources do not speak about the political and nationalist involvement of missionaries for fear of having to come under the censure of the government. In spite of this, there were...
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Indian Philosopher, internationally esteemed for his doctrine of nonviolent protest, 1869-1948
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“Be the change you want to see in the world.”
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god's.In indian culture she is shraddha, tbe quintessence of fortitude, the grihalakshmi, tbe honour and fortune of the home.
Our great leader mahatma ganghi '' if you educate a man you educate a individual if you educate a women you educate a entire family''.Women as a mother render her all quality...
Ans. Mahatma Gandhi, Mohanmad Ali Jinnah and others felt that the
government had no right to restrict people’s basic freedoms .They criticized
the Act as “devilish” and tyrannical.
Q16. What were the effects of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre?
Ans. On learning about the massacre, Rabindranah...
India is a peninsula, bound by the Indian Ocean in the south, the Arabian Sea on the west and Bay of Bengal in the east. The coastline of India is of about 7,517 kilometers (4,671 mi) long. India has the third largest army in the world and nuclear weapons.
India is a growing economy but has high levels...