Indian Independence Day 2017

August 14, 2017


Indian Independence Day :
15 August 2017 is the 71th Independence Day of India [1947 to 2017]

In Sanskrit translation India is "SINDHU" mean Body of water. 

Moto : "Satyameva Jayate" is a mantra from the ancient Indian scripture Mundaka Upanishad mean "Truth alone triumphs").

सत्यमेव जयते नानृतं सत्येन पन्था विततो देवयानः ।
येनाक्रमन्त्यृषयो ह्याप्तकामा यत्र तत् सत्यस्य परमं निधानम् ॥
(satyameva jayate nānṛtaṁ
satyena panthā vitato devayānaḥ
yenākramantyṛṣayo hyāptakāmā
yatra tat satyasya paramaṁ nidhānam)

In English
Truth alone triumphs; not falsehood.
Through truth the divine path is spread out
by which the sages whose desires have been completely fulfilled,
reach where that supreme treasure of Truth resides.





Independence Day of India celebrated every year on 15th of August. At this day India got freedom from British rule after long years of slavery (1857 to 1947). The Britishers came and ruled over India for nearly 200 years. After the battle of Plassey in 1757. India got freedom after countless sacrifices made by brave freedom fighters. 





Mahatma Gandh was the first individual Satyagrahi against the British. He also took part in the Quit India movement against the British. The India’s national flag has been designed by Madam Bhikaji Cama. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, who stealthily ran away from the British detention in Calcutta, reached foreign lands and organized the Indian National Army (INA) to overthrow the British from India. "Give me blood and I shall give you freedom" - was one of the most popular statements made by him, where he urges the people of India to join him in his freedom movement.




Narendra Damodardas Modi is an Indian politician who is the 14th and The current Prime Minister of India. India celebrates it's 70th anniversary of independence and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation from the Red Fort.

PM Modi concludes his Independence Day address at Red Fort with chants of 'Jai Hind', 'Vande Mataram', 'Bharat Mata ki jai'.

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  1. Happy independence day 2017 and Please give Salute our GREAT Heroes.

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