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...
tank of the town.
In 1930, Ambedkar launched Kalaram Temple movement. This was non-violent movement for which he was preparing since three months.
About 15000 volunteers assembled at Kalaram Temple satygraha making one of the greatest processions of Nashik.
The procession was headed by military band...
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...
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...
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| |K. Gandhi transformed the Indian National Congress political party into a mass movement to campaign against British|
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crime, but seem to forget that certainty of punishment, not severity, is the real deterrent
“An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind,” said Mahatma Gandhi.
The death penalty is unjust and inhuman. Its continued use is a stain on a society built on humanitarian values, and it should be abolished immediately...
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Details about Father/Guardian Name Relation (F/G) Occupation Nationality Address of Permanent Residence of Father/ Guardian Previous educational qualifications (See...
become Pentangular when a fifth team was added namely the Rest.
By 1930s and 1940s many people including India’s most respected political figure, Mahatma
Gandhi, condemned the Pentangular for dividing India on communal lines.
THE MODERN TRANSFORMATION OF CRICKET
Modern cricket is dominated by Test and...
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...
hard-working and resolved people in the world, much like the Americans were in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
On 1869 October 2, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in Porbander in modern-day Gujarat, where his father served in the Indian government under the rule of the United Kingdom of Great Britain...
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...
Jotiba Govindrao Phule
Jotiba Govindrao Phule
April 11, 1827(1827-04-11) Satara district
November 28, 1890(1890-11-28) (aged 63)
19th century philosophy
Ethics, religion, humanism
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj · Moses · Jesus · Tukaram...
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...
INDIA OF MY DREAMS
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India of my dreams
India got Independence on 15th August 1947, after the struggle of great freedom fighter who lost their lives and...
a young country.
Okay.... India is young. But what about those in power? If you follow Indian politics, can you shortlist a few politicians who are below 45? (I said shortlist 'coz the list is really very short)
You might name Rahul Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Omar Abdullah, Sachin Pilot, Milind...
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...
were not always the same. The Congress under Mahatma
Gandhi tried to forge these groups together within one movement.
But the unity did not emerge without conflict.
Nationalism India India
In an earlier textbook you have read about the growth of nationalism
in India up to the...
lot of debates on how the religious practices and beliefs may have evolved over the ages. However, studies in cultural anthropology give us an idea about the possible origins of religious worship and practices. Three possible origins have been put forth viz.,
the worship of superhuman powers of the natural...
The Life And Times Of Mahatma Ghandi
Late at night on a train to the country of South Africa an Indian man, in first class, was asked to leave the section he was sitting in, because of his colour. This man argued for his right to ride in first class, since he had paid for the ticket. The Indian...
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...
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...
mid 1950's the banks had no understanding or regard for marketing. The bank building was created in the image of a Greek Temple to impress the public about the importance of a bank. The interior was austere and the teller rarely smiled. Bankers maintained austere dignity and they hardly maintained friendliness...
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...
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...
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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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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...
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 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...