Monday, 25 July 2016

India's Independence Day , 15th August

From 1947 to present day, 15th August is annually celebrated as birth of India's Independence day.

Recalling the freedom and End of the British rule on 15 August. IT was NO simple freedom, many lives lost, and many sacrifices made following independence movement.

First time our national flag "Tiranga" raised above Lahori gate, Red fort in Delhi on the historic day of 15th August, 1947 by our first prime minister Jawaharlal nehru.

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"Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge... At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom." – Jawaharlal Nehru

India's independence day 2016 imageNearly 200 years of british rule ended because of nonviolent movements of Mahatma Gandhi and many Revolutionaries like Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Chandrashekhar azad, Bhagat singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev, Ram Prasad Bismil, Rani Lakshmi Bai... and list goes on and on.

15th August, Independence day of India

When someone says 15th August or Independence day, our mind starts rendering independence day images like prime minister's speech, Flag hosting, several ceremonies, artistic and beautiful performance by artists and military.

Talking about celebration, It first focuses on flag hoisting ceremonies, parades and cultural events. People display our national flag which is known as tiranga on their vehicles, home and offices and also including various accessories like mobile phone. We are living in a digital era, whatsapp, facebook, twitter and various other social media platforms are decorated by tricolor profile pictures. Most of TV channels and media broadcast patriotic songs and patriotic movies.

We Indians never celebrate any festival alone, we are accustomed to send greetings, good wishes and quotes to our friends and relatives. Same goes for independence day.

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India's Independence day cultural event - 2015

On 15th August, the independence day of India celebration takes first place at historic site of Red fort (laal killa), Delhi. Our prime minister hoists the Indian flag tiranga and delivers his independence day speechTwenty-one gun shots are fired in honour of the solemn occasion. Prime minister and everyone pays tribute to independence movement leaders. We sing our national anthem "Jana Gana Mana".

Many other joyful events happens on this day such as. March and parades by Indian Armed forces.

What do you do on 15 August, independence day india? Let us know by commenting below.

In 70 years of Independence, India has been Progressive Country. We have achieved many great success in all factors such as economy, science,  Education, defence, development, infrastructure and much more.

We have received freedom as a gift from those who sacrificed everything, including their lives. Now it's our turn to protect it, take it to the new height and make India more batter.

Also here is the 70th independence day speech from prime minister of India. And various other interesting things on this Independence day 15 August 2016.

Wish you all a very happy 70th Independence day 2016.

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