JANUARY 30th, 1949 - The Mahatma was assassinated by a man called Naturam Godse. After he shot him, instead of running away, he stood his ground and surrounded. He said, "No one should think that Gandhi was killed by a madman"
One of the best speeches of All time, which is compared to Socrates's speech...
Mahatma Gandhi: (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) (Father of the Nation, Rashtrapita, राष्ट्रपिता) was the pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of India during the Indian independence movement. He was the pioneer of satyagraha—resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience, firmly founded...
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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...
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...
GANDHI the movie is, above all, meant for entertainment. However, the movie is historically correct save for a few exceptions; but it is clear why Richard Attenborough (GANDHI's director) has made these errors.
Gandhi gets so upset at South Africa's Apartheid laws over just one incident in a train....
Ancient/Modern Indian History
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Indian to effectively express himself in black and white through English though he was initiated to the language when he was in his teens. Thereafter Vivekananda showed his perfect masterly over the language through his evocative prose, which made the west sit up and take notice of the greatness of Hinduism...
WHY I KILLED GANDHI?
Born in a devotional Brahmin family, I instinctively came to revere Hindu religion, Hindu history, and Hindu culture. I had, therefore, been intensely proud of Hinduism as a whole. As I grew up I developed a tendency to free thinking unfettered by any superstitious...
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...
THE HINDU IN 1953 POINTS OUT HOW IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO BANISH ENGLISH LANGUAGE FROM INDIA. ENGLISH LANGUAGE IS HERE PERSONAIFIED AS A PRISONER FACING TRIAL IN A COURT, AND PEOPLE WHO DISLIKE ENGLISH IN INDIA IS THE JUDGE.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN INDIA HAS, ACCORDING TO R K NARAYAN BECOME A SUBJECT THAT CONFUSES...
Nathuram Godse’s Answer to Charge Sheet (Excerpts from Para. 26, 27)
Below is an excerpt of Godse’s answer to the charge sheet filed against him on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination.
As I grew up I developed a tendency to free thinking unfettered by any superstitious allegiance to any isms, political or...
nationalist to embrace Swaraj as the destiny of the nation. Tilak deeply opposed the British education system that ignored and defamed India's culture, history and values. He resented the denial of freedom of expression for nationalists, and the lack of any voice or role for ordinary Indians in the affairs...
appeal, they would have brought a verdict of 'not Guilty' by an overwhelming majority" WHY I KILLED GANDHI Born in a devotional Brahmin family, I instinctively came to revere Hindu religion, Hindu history and Hindu culture. I had, therefore, been intensely proud of Hinduism as a whole. As I grew up I developed...
Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar' (September 23, 1908 – April 24, 1974) was an Indian Hindi poet, essayist, patriot and academic, who is considered as one of the most important modern Hindi poets. He remerged as a poet of rebellion as a consequence of his nationalist poetry written in the days before Indian...
Social reformers of India
India has a rich history of social reformers who have from marginalised sections of the society in Maharashhelped to establish the foundations of modern India, and, tra, India.
in some cases, have aﬀected a world wide impact through
political action and philosophic teachings...
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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...
is considered to be the central icon of modern Hindu nationalist political parties. His last years were clouded with accusations of involvement in Mahatma Gandhi's assassination.
Savarkar's revolutionary activities began when studying in India and England, where he founded student societies and publications...
masses educational people in India.
Uncertainty and vacillation have marked the government’s policy regarding the medium of education in India. Mahatma Gandhi wanted basic education to be imparted through the mother tongue. Bearing this in mind the Constitution provides that facilities for primary education...
India, officially the Republic of India (Hindi: भारत गणराज्य Bhārat Gaṇarājya; see also other Indian languages), is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by geographical area, the second-most populous country, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean...
THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF GANDHI’S LIFE
To organize your thoughts as you read this section of the chapter, consider the following question: What were the major trends in the historical context in which Gandhi lived?
Mohandas Gandhi lived during a time of momentous change when worldwide trends trans-formed...
Autobiography, an abridged version of Mahatma Gandhi’s writings, captures Gandhi’s personally-penned excerpts of the less-publicized experiments during his life. His novel method of civil disobedience and other lessons of non-violence are some of the highlights of his life from Gandhi’s point of view. Through...
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‘A Different History’ poem written by Sujata Bhatt talks about religion and language. This is because, according to Sujata Bhatt the first five lines of the first stanza ‘Great Pan is not dead; he simply migrated to India’ means God exits in everything and anywhere in everyone’s breath and even in soul...
the rest of India by the Ganges and its many tributaries.
More than 200 languages are spoken in India, and linguistic diversity provides an important key to understanding Indian Civilization. Four major languages groups are represented. The most important of these are Indio-Arab...
aspects required for understanding the contemporary life of the Republic of India is the history of the country. The first human life on the territory of India was found over 9000 years ago. Since then India has always lived out a unique way of life that was not influenced by outside factors. Nothing...
country with world 2nd largest population. 1 out of 5 people in the world is an Indian.
India has 28 states, 7 union Territories, 18 official languages, 114 languages, 216 mother tongues
India is 7th Largest Country with world largest democracy.
We, Indians celebrate Independence day on 15th August &...
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The Statesman is one of India's oldest English newspapers. It is a leading English newspaper in West Bengal. It was founded in Kolkata in 1875 and is directly inclined from The Friend of India (founded 1818). The Englishman...
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