History

Significance of Individual Satyagraha in Indian freedom movement

Background:- Individual Satyagraha was direct result of August Offer. The Congress was in a confused state again after the August Offer. The radicals and leftists wanted to launch a mass Civil Disobedience Movement, but here Gandhi insisted on Individual Satyagraha. Individual Satyagraha:- The Individual Satyagraha was not to seek independence but to affirm the right of… Continue reading Significance of Individual Satyagraha in Indian freedom movement

Political

Bhagat Singh ideology

Background:- Bhagat Singh is one of the only national heroes, perhaps after Gandhi, who is venerated across India. This could be attributed to his appeal as a martyr, which cuts across political ideologies. Political ideology:- His azaadi freedom was not limited to the expelling of the British; instead he desired azaadi from poverty, azaadi from… Continue reading Bhagat Singh ideology

Political

Gandhiji withdraw from Civil Disobedience Movement

Background :- Gandhi described his 11 points as being very simple but vital needs of India which would fill out the word Independence and give it meaning to ordinary people. The 11 points combined such issues of general interest as 50% cuts in army expenses and civil service salaries, total prohibition, release of political prisoners… Continue reading Gandhiji withdraw from Civil Disobedience Movement