Friday, October 27, 2006

Netaji, Subhash Chandra Bose ...


Netaji's statue in the Vidhana Soudha garden, Bangalore.

Subhash Chandra Bose, (Bangla: সুভাষ চন্দ্র বসু Shubhash Chôndro Boshu) (January 23, 1897August 18, 1945?note), also known as Netaji, was one of the most prominent leaders of the Indian Independence Movement against the British Raj. He is immortalised in Indian History for having formed the Azad Hind Government in exile, and regrouping and leading the Indian National Army to battle against the allies in Imphal and Burma during the World War II. It is widely regarded that the actions of his nationalist army, and the revolts that it inspired in the British Indian Armed Forces after the war were one of the main driving forces behind the British decision to relinquish the Raj. Refer...

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2 comments:

Anonymous Sat Oct 28, 08:02:00 AM GMT+5:30  

Dear Rajesh,
We had some belated Diwali celebrations in Sydney this week, and I posted a photo of it yesterday, with a link to your site. I hope it will prompt more people to see your wonderful Diwali photos. Best regards,
Nathalie

Rajesh Dangi Sat Oct 28, 07:48:00 PM GMT+5:30  

Thanks Nathalie...keeps me going!