Tag Archives: Revolutionary Movements

Veer Surendra Sai

When one looks at the history of the freedom struggle in Odisha, one name that would stand out would be that of Veer Surender Sai, who led a tribal revolt in Sambalpur that nearly rattled the British.  A born rebel, … Continue reading

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Veer Savarkar- Trial of Madan Lal Dhingra.

In the previous post, we had seen the background of Madan Lal Dhingra, his assassination of  Wylie and relationship with Savarkar. We now look at the trial, and the fallout . Post the assassination of Wylie, Dhingra, was vilified,  repeatedly … Continue reading

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Ram Prasad Bismil

Dec 18, 1927- Gorakhpur Central Jail, a middle aged woman was waiting to see her son. Her husband and another young man too joined here. Her son was bought out in chains, and when he saw his mother, tears rolled … Continue reading

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Veer Savarkar( Early Years- Cellular Jail)

(This post was originally published by me at http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Veer-Savarkar-Early-Years-Cellular-Jail here) I had actually wanted to write a single article on Veer Savarkar, but as I kept digging into his life, his views, just realized it would not be possible to … Continue reading

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