Bharatham(India)! It’s a magic word. Behind this magic word, a lot of bravery stories and sacrifices of many great leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Subhash Chandra Bose, Nehru, Bhagat Singh, Patel etc.., are there to get freedom.
India is a country which was earlier ruled by Britisher and to get rid of these rulers, India fought back and earned their freedom. After a lot of struggles, we got independence on 15th August 1947. India is a free country now and the largest democracy in the world.
What this freedom gave us! Today, we are enjoying the fruit of this freedom in the form of education, health, speech, culture and equality. How we are going to secure and carry forward this freedom to the next level.
As responsible kids we all should stand together and kick out the challenges and take this great nation to different heights. Some of the small steps like Being kind to others , respecting each other’s differences and being strong during challenging times will help our nation to build stronger .
Mahatma Gandhi was the leader of India’s non violent independence movement against British rule.Mahatma Gandhi’s full name is Mohandas Karamchand Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi was born on the date of October 2,1869 .Mahatma Gandhi studied law and organized boycotts against British institutions.Gandhi was trained in law at the Inner Temple,London called the bar at age 22 in June 1891.
The Champaran Satyagraha of 1917 was the first Satyagraha movement led by Gandhi in India and is considered a historically important revolt in the Indian Indepence movement . It was a farmers uprising that took place in Champaran district of Bihar, India,during the British colonial period.
The Salt March, also known as the Salt Satyagraha, Dandi March and the Dandi Satyagraha, was an act of nonviolent civil disobedience in colonial India led by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
With the outcome of all the above struggle & sacrifice of the many leaders India got its independence on August 15, 1947.Gandhi was assassinated on January 30, 1948.To remember the great leader Gandhi every year 2nd October we are celebrating Gandhi Jayanthi.
The full name of Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam. He was born on October 15, 1931 in Rameswaram, Tamilnadu.
In his childhood days, he had sold newspapers to support family’s income. He joined “Defence Research and Development Organization” as a scientist after graduating from “Madras Institute of Technology”.
He was a professor, author and an aerospace scientist. He is the “11th President of India” and also known as the “Missile Man of India”. He is the true example for “Simple living and high thinking”.
Some of his great quotes are:
1. If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun.
2.All of us do not have equal talent. But, all of us have an equal opportunity to develop our talents.
3.I am not handsome but I can give my hand to someone who needs help… Because beauty is required in the heart, not in the face
4. Education is the most powerful weapon to change the world
5.You cannot change you future.. But you can change you habits, and changed habits will change you future.