here to celebrate the 68th independence day of this great Nation, Bharat. Being an Indian, it is no less than an honour to give speech on Independence Day of our great nation and share my notions with you.
India celebrate her Independence Day on 15th August every year. The day is being celebrated since...
Americans, and North American Indians
October 15, 2013¬¬¬¬
The North American continent has seen endless bloodshed and war between its own people as well as those from far and distant lands. There were the French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812...
What is an Independence Day?
Independence Day, observed annually on 15 August in India commemorating the nation's independence from Kingdom of Great Britain on 15 August 1947. India attained independence following an independence movement noted for largely nonviolent resistance and civil...
World War 2 and Indian Independence
The British rule in India during the 19th and 20th century was often described as one of ignorance, and forcefulness. Through the years 1857-1947, Indians had little to no say in any government matters, the new trade industries being set up as a result of the British...
widely regarded as the father of the Indian Constitution.
The Constitution was enacted by the Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949, and came into effect on 26 January 1950. The date 26 January was chosen to commemorate the Purna Swaraj declaration of independence of 1930. With its adoption, the Union...
Indian rebellion of 1857.
Brutal execution of Indian soldiers who participated in the Indian rebellion of 1857 by British cannons
1857–1858 was a period of armed uprising and rebellions in mostly northern and central India against British colonial rule on the subcontinent. The war brought about the...
Independence Day of India
Respected teachers and my friends,
I wish you a happy Independence Day. India became independent on August 15, 1947...
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new…India discovers herself again." - J.L.Nehru
On the eve of...
Simon Commission by Indians, an all-party conference was held at Bombay in May 1928. This was meant to instill a sense of resistance among people. The conference appointed a drafting committee under Motilal Nehru to draw up a constitution for India. The Calcutta session of the Indian National Congress...
APUSH 7th Hour
Take Home Essay
September 13, 2008
The charges against the king in the Declaration of Independence were extremely valid and colonists had every right to make these charges. The King’s policies were having negative effects on the political, economic, and social life...
India's Independence Day is celebrated on 15 August to commemorate its independence from British rule and its birth as a sovereign nation on that day in 1947. The day is a national holiday in India. All over the country, flag-hoisting ceremonies are conducted by the local administration...
Happy 67th Independence Day 2013.
Today On 15 August 2013, India is going to celebrate its 67th Independence Day. So first of all I wish you all a very Happy Independence Day 2013.
Indians celebrate this day with lots of love and pride, because on 15 August...
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon erupted into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day...
Republic Day Parade
An Agni-II intermediate range ballistic missile displayed at the Republic Day Parade in 2004.The Republic Day Parade is an annual military and cultural parade held in the Indian Capital of New Delhi on 26 January, the Republic Day of India. Republic Day is celebrated with the hoisting...
The Mechanical Celebration of the Independence Day
Congratulations to all my fellow countrymen, on the occasion of the sixty fifth independence day! I wonder to see the number ‘sixty fifth’; as I think what we, the Indians have done for our motherland? Mother India is watching all her children in low...
Independence Day in India
Independence Day in India is the most important day for every Indian citizen as our country got freedom from the British rule. We celebrate this day every year on 15th of August from 1947. Our country is counted as the world’s largest democracy all over the world. India become...
Today some Indians were also there who did not get their rights . Some fight for money , some on the basis of caste , religion and other factors . In our country , poor people have no right to stand in front of the Rich one .
Today due to corruption richers become more richer and poorers become more...
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...
Source: The Proudest Day: India’s Long Road to Independence by Anthony Read and David Fisher
Excerpt: “Satyagraha….was more than passive resistance. Indeed, Gandhi claimed it was not passive but active. He described it as either ‘soul force’ or ‘truth force’; ‘the method of securing rights by personal...
15, 1947, India shook off the shackles of British Rule and became free. It was a night of celebration all over the country.
It is a red-lettered day, on which the schools and govern ment and private offices remain closed. Early in the morning, the young students sing in chorus the national anthem...
you a happy independence
INDEPENDANCE DAY means a day when we had got freedom from not only our
brute rulers but freedom from want from fulfillment of right needs...
India was under the British rule for 3-4 centuries. It was in 1857 India started it's
independence struggle forcefully...
Resting place | Rajghat in New Delhi |
Nationality | Indian |
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 |
April 22, 2010
India, in the 18th century was ruled by the British for two centuries. The Indians wanted freedom from the British. British looted and caused fights in India and treated them with no respect. The Indian Independence was caused by British Imperialism. The British...
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...
India Independence Day
In India, Independence Day is observed on the 15th August every year, because on the said day of 1947, India won her freedom from the British rule after about 200 years.
It is a red-lettered day, on which the schools and government and private offices remain closed. Early...
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...
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
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...
impenetrable British Empire, and had a direct effect on the independence movement within India. As Germany attempted to hurt the British by infiltrating India and establishing the roots of rebellion through the Hindu-German Conspiracy, Indian troops fought valiantly for the entente powers and began to...
Short Essay on 15th August – The Independence Day of India
By Devansha on November 30, 2011 in Essays
The great dream of our freedom fighters, nationalists, and revolutionaries was realized on 15th Aug. 1947, when India became free and independent. It was an epoch-making event of great significance...
"At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new…India discovers herself again."
- Jawaharlal Nehru
(on Indian Independence Day, 1947)
Independence Day is observed annually on 15 August, 1947. On this day Jawaharlal Nehru, who had become the first Prime Minister of India that day, raised the Indian national flag above the Lahore Gate of the Red Fort in Delhi. On each Independence Day, the Prime Minister has raised...