FIFTY YEARS OF LANGUAGE PLANNING FOR MODERN HINDI
The Official Language of India
Hindi - according to the 1991 Census of India, is the mother tongue of 233,432,285 persons (22% of the entire Indian population), and is spoken as a language (which includes 47 or so mother tongues cobbled...
Hindi hai hum (hindi is our mother tongue) …….. are we really..???
Origin of ‘HINGLISH’ or as I say.. HINDIFICATION OF ENGLISH WORDS…!!
After our independence, HINDI was declared to be the national language of our country. But this happened only in the paper, what came out in practice was much...
Independence Day Celebrations, 15th August 2011
Freedom is often taken for granted, misunderstood and sometimes misused by some of us. If we go beyond the limited political meaning of the word and examine it further, freedom means the absence of fear and the right to make choices. Freedom is about ownership...
Also called Swatantrata Divas (Hindi)
Observed by Indians
Date August 15
Flag hoisting, distribution of sweets in schools, flying kites, singing patriotic songs, entertainment and cultural programmes
India’s Independence Day (Hindi: Swatantrata Divas)...
Independence Day Celebration
‘I am a patriot, not because I love my country,
But because, my country loves me.’
Modern School was born in the year 1920, in the era when the country was in the midst of its struggle for freedom. During these turbulent times, Modern School established itself as a school...
Children's day, in hindi known as "Bal Diwas", in India falls on November 14th every year and for good reason. Children's day in India is celebrated on Pandit Nehru's birthday as a day of fun and frolic, a celebration of childhood, children and Nehruji's love for them.
About Jawahar Lal Nehru
cares for all the Indians , If you really thinks that all Indians are your brothers and sisters “
The Republic of India celebrates its 67th Independence Day on 15 August 2013, commemorating another year of being the world’s most populous democracy!
India became independent from two centuries of British...
admiration, they cry when it is their first day at school away from their parents, they giggle when they mingle with their buddies, and they signify nothing but the pure and faithful love. They truly symbolise god.
14th November is celebrated as children's day in all over India. 14th November is also...
In the days leading up to yet another August 15, I found myself reminiscing about my favorite memories associated with the day. As a schoolgirl, I remember Independence Day as a festive occasion for one and all. There was something in the air that particular day that evoked a sense of pride at the sight...
sovereign country in the world, containing 448 articles in 22 parts, 12 schedules and 97 amendments. Besides the English version, there is an official Hindi translation. Dr B.R. Ambedkar is widely regarded as the father of the Indian Constitution.
The Constitution was enacted by the Constituent Assembly...
Ruskin Bond (Hindi: रस्किन बोंड, born 19 May 1934) is an Indian author of British descent. He was born in Kasauli (Himachal Pradesh). His father was Aubrey Alexander Bond who served in the RAF during World War II. He had one real sister and brother - Ellen and William. When the writer...
An Artificial Divide?
Children Day 14th November
In India, Children's day is celebrated on the 14th November every year. As a tribute Children's Day is celebrated on the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday. Lovingly called 'Chacha Nehru' which means Uncle Nehru by the kids, Jawaharlal Nehru gave...
MODERNITY AND NATIONHOOD IN INDIAN CINEMA
MODERNITY, NATIONHOOD AND NEHRUVIAN IDEOLOGY AFTER INDEPENDENCE
B.A FILM PRODUCTION
TERM PAPER SUBMITTED TO ASC-UCLAN
COURSE: REVIEW: READING FILMS
SUBMIT BY: BHAVNEET SIROHI
DATE: 28 JANUARY 2013
was extremely unhappy about the position of the Muslims in the subcontinent. Since the days of the Mughal empire their social and economic status had declined sharply. The role of Muslims in the War of Independence had led to a further decline in their fortunes as the British took measures to ensure that...
National Education Day
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA HAS DECIDED TO OBSERVE 11th NOVEMBER, THE BIRTHDAY OF MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD, A GREAT FREEDOM FIGHTER, AN EMINENT EDUCATIONIST AND FIRST UNION MINISTER OF EDUCATION, AS ‘NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY’ EVERY YEAR FROM 2008 ONWARDS.
A brief biography...
The Republic Day of India commemorates the date on which the Constitution of India came into force replacing the Government of India Act 1935 as the governing document of India on 26 January 1950. The date 26 January was chosen to honour the memory of the declaration of independence of 1930. It is...
Vināyak Dāmodar Sāvarkar (Marathi: विनायक दामोदर सावरकर) (May 28, 1883 – February 26, 1966) was an Indian politician and an Indian Independence Movement activist, who is credited with developing the Hindu nationalist political ideology Hindutva. He is considered to be the central icon of...
SHORT STORY OF INDEPENDENCE OF INDIA.
BY DR. H. K. GANDHI
MAIN THEME POINTS OF THIS ARTICLE.
1. Freedom is my birth right (Bal Gangadhar Tilak)
2. Short story of Independence movement.
3. My memories of the struggle of independence.
4. Let us...
Delve into the Characteristics of an Effective Teacher
Teachers groom us and prepare us for the life ahead. Students spend more than ten hours a day with their teachers. Therefore, teachers make a certain impression on their lives. An essay on teacher can be written in various ways. To ensure a good...
and the Creation of Hindi Media
Communities in Singapore
Arunajeet KAUR and Faizal YAHYA
Indian communities in Singapore, especially of non-Tamil sub-ethnicity,
have received renewed impetus to replenish their cultural ties with India
as a homeland with the advent of Hindi Cable channels such...
Science writing in Hindi appears to have began in 1818 (Patariya, 2000) with the publication of a magazine named “Hindi Digdarshan,” copies of which were circulated to many schools in West Bengal. ‘Digdarshan' regularly incorporated materials on science, a trend that was not in vogue at that time even...
The Indian culture instilled a sense of honor in me, which to the present day is contributing to the personal and intellectual development of me. My intellectual development has largely been cherished through my parents, who taught me the sense of honor for myself, and the family as family image was...
different voices within the society.
C. Multiparty system
India has been ruled by the India National Congress (INC) for 48 years since India's independence. Between 1996 and 1998, due to political movement, the government was firstly formed by the right-wing nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...
Other names | Mahatma Gandhi, Bapu |
Alma mater | University College London, University of London |
Known for | Prominent Figure of Indian Independence Movement
Propounding the philosophy of Satyagraha and Ahimsa |
Religious beliefs | Hinduism |
Spouse(s) | Kasturba Gandhi |
Children | Harilal
Independence Day (India)
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"Fifteenth of August" redirects here. For other uses, see August 15.
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The national flag of India, on the Red fort in New Delhi; a common sight on public and private...
clothing and free return passage after their contracts expired.
Asian Migration –India & China
were for five years; nine hours per day; six days per week
were bound to reside on the plantations which indentured them. grants (among other more dishonorable tactics) were used...
INDIA since independence
India was a British colony. It earned its independence from the British on 15/08/1947. Day before that Pakistan which was created as a result of partition of British India was established and flanked on two sides of India: West Pakistan which is called today Pakistan, and...
Republic Day (India)
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|Republic Day |
|Soldiers of the Madras Regiment during the annual Republic Day Parade in...
The Nation pays homage to the martyrs who suffered and died for the freedom, welfare, and progress of the country, on January 30 every year.
It was on January 30, 1948 that Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated a little before the sunset when he was going to attend his evening prayers...