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When is Surajkund Craft Mela?

When is Surajkund Craft Mela?

The Surajkund Crafts Mela is held every year from 1st February to 15th February in Surajkund, Faridabad, Haryana. First time it was held in year 1981. Surajkund Crafts Mela is for displaying folk arts and crafts from all over the nation. Suraj Kund Handicrafts Fair is a unique opportunity for the talented artists, weavers, painters, sculptors and craftsmen from different regions …

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आखिर 26 जनवरी को ही क्यों मनाया जाता है गणतंत्र दिवस?

आखिर 26 जनवरी को ही क्यों मनाया जाता है गणतंत्र दिवस?

आज पूरा भारत रिपब्लिक डे मना रहा है। राजपथ पर आज के दिन भारत के राष्ट्रपति तिरंगा फहराते हैं लेकिन क्या आप जानते हैं यह 26 जनवरी को ही क्यों मनाया जाता है? पहली बार राष्ट्रीय ध्वज कहां फहराया था? तो आइए हम आपको बताते हैं कि रिपब्लिक डे के बारे में कुछ ऐसे फैक्ट्स जो शायद ही आप जानते …

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What is the contribution of Subhash Chandra Bose in national struggle?

What is the contribution of Subhash Chandra Bose in national struggle?

The contribution of Subhash Chandra Bose is no less. He has been denied his rightful place in the annals of Indian history. He founded Indian National Army (Azad Hind Fauj) to overthrow British Empire from India and came to acquire legendary status among Indian masses. Subhash also announced the formation of the Independence League. Subhash Chandra Bose was jailed during …

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Subhas Chandra Bose: Plot of Death

Subhas Chandra Bose - Plot of Death

In the late afternoon of August 18, 1945, twelve persons with burns were wheeled into Nanmon Military Hospital, Taihoku, Taipei, shortly after a message reached the duty doctor that a Japanese bomber carrying them had crashed at a nearby aerodrome. One of the victims, a well-built Indian, had burns all over his body, heart and face, and he was in …

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Who was Subhas Chandra Bose and his role in India’s Struggle for Independence?

Who was Subhas Chandra Bose and his role in India's Struggle for Independence?

When one thinks of the Indian independence movement in the 1930s and early 1940s, two figures most readily come to mind: Mahatma Gandhi, the immensely popular and “saintly” frail pacifist, and his highly respected, Fabian Socialist acolyte, Jawaharlal Nehru. Less familiar to Westerners is Subhash Chandra Bose, a man of comparable stature who admired Gandhi but despaired at his aims …

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Is the controversy about Netaji Subhash Chandar Bose death important to his daughter Anita Bose-Pfaff?

Is the controversy about Netaji Subhash Chandar Bose death important to his daughter Anita Bose-Pfaff?

NO. She is interested in how he lived. And, how he died is no longer relevant. The whole country knows that during the freedom movement, Nothing positive was done by certain parties. One certain ex-PM was involved as a British informer, and one certain other person was allegedly identified in ‘ a failed assassination plot of Jinnah”. And now, they …

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Was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: Ideology of Fusion?

Was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Ideology of Fusion?

As early as 1930 – in his inaugural speech as mayor of Calcutta – the fervent young Bose first expressed his support for a fusion of socialism and fascism: “… I would say we have here in this policy and program a synthesis of what modern Europe calls Socialism and Fascism. We have here the justice, the equality, the love, …

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Is it true that Bhagwanji, also known as Gumnami Baba was actually Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose?

Is it true that Bhagwanji, also known as Gumnami Baba was actually Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose?

Bhagwanji, also known as Gumnami Baba, was a mysterious Indian monk who in 1985 lived at Ram Bhawan in Faizabad, near Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh. Till date, his real identity and activities remain obscure. A great number of people maintain that he was the Indian freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, living incognito. People who support such a stand challenge …

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What is the story behind currency issued by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose?

What is the story behind currency issued by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose?

Any thing related to national hero Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose presents excitement, inspiration and positive energy to real patriots. A novel thing on this great patriot surfaced in Madhya Pradesh on the eve of 113th Netaji Jayanti when a currency with a denomination of one lakh issued by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s Bank of Independence was made public. If the …

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Was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Fascist?

Was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Fascist?

During his lifetime, Bose was frequently denounced as a fascist or even a Nazi, particularly in the wake of the radical, revolutionary (as opposed to reformist) views he expressed in radio addresses broadcast to India from National Socialist Germany and, later, from quasi-fascist Japan. For example, The Statesman, a highly influential Calcutta periodical, charged in November 1941: “Mr. Bose’s views …

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