Independence day in india - the independence day of india is celebrated on the 15th of august to commemorate the birth of a free and democratic nation 15th august, 1947 is the historic day that marks india’s freedom from the stranglehold of the british raj. Celebrated annually on 15 august, independence day is the most favorite national festivals of india why midnight on 15 august was chosen, how is it celebrated. 70 years ago, partition came into effect, dividing british india into two new, independent countries. On august 15th, 1947, the front page of the times of india jubilantly proclaimed “nation wakes to new life” jawaharlal nehru, the first prime minister of the dominion of india, raised the national flag above the red fort’s lahori gate as a declaration of the country’s newly won independence. Independence day of india was celebrated by the people all over the india on 15th of august 2017, at tuesday this year in 2017, india is celebrating its 71th independence day to pay tribute and remember all the freedom fighters who had contributed a lot and fought for the independence of india. Prime minister narendra modi hoisted the national flag at the ramparts of red fort for the third time as india celebrates its 70th independence day on monday heavy security arrangements were put in place for the grand celebrations prime minister narendra modi highlighted his government’s. Independence day of india 28k likes join us in the celebration of 15th august, 2017 - the 71st independence day of india. Independence day, in india, national holiday celebrated annually on august 15 independence day marks the end of british rule in 1947 and the establishment of a free and independent indian nation it also marks the anniversary of the partition of the subcontinent into two countries, india and pakistan.
On august 15, 1947, india won its independence from the british rule, and that independence is celebrated every year, although in a much more subdued form than on republic day the. Telly tadka is looking for sponsors for his event independence day of india in anaheim, california, united states. This page lists date for independence day of india in year 2018 independence day is also known as swatantrata diwas. The 15th of august is a very important day in the history of our country - india it was on this day in 1947 that india became independent we won freedom after a hard struggle on this day our first. Every year, august 15 is celebrated as independence day of india here is an exclusive detail about independence day of india and its importance. Independence day (urdu: یوم آزادی yaum-e āzādī), observed annually on 14 august, is a national holiday in pakistan it commemorates the day when pakistan achieved independence and was declared a sovereign nation following the end of the british raj in 1947.
India independence day wallpapers : did you know that the first indian national flag was hoisted on 7th august, 1906 at parsee bagan square in kolkata the first version of our current nation flag was designed by pingali venkayya at bezwada in 1921. The indian independence bill, which carves the independent nations of india and pakistan out of the former mogul empire, comes into force at the stroke of midnight. Earl louis mountbatten arrives in india to celebrate india's independence from britain and to inaugurate the transfer of power on his last day as viceroy of. Independence day, one of the three national holidays in india (the other two being the republic day on 26 january and mahatma gandhi's birthday on 2 october), is observed in all indian states and union territories on the eve of independence day, the president of india delivers the address to the nation.
Independence day is annually celebrated on 15 august, as a national holiday in india commemorating the nation's independence from the united kingdom on 15 august 1947, the uk parliament passed the indian independence act 1947 transferring legislative sovereignty to the indian constituent assembly. Independence day: top 10 quotes on india - 10 quotes that describe the beauty and dignity of this nation, through the eyes of indians, and others. The independence day festival is the celebration to memorialize the day on which india attained freedom on 15th august 1947, india achieved freedom from the british rule every year, the 15th of august is celebrated as the independence day in india.
India celebrates its 69 th independence day on saturday, 15 august independence day celebrations in pictures the day is observed to celebrate the nation's freedom from the british rule in 1947, a movement led by personalities like mahatma gandhi, jawaharlal nehru, bhagat singh, sardar vallabhai patel, lala lajpat rai, chandra shekhar azad, gopal krishna gokhale, sarojini naidu, lokmanya tilak, among.
Whatever be the case, 69 years on, india and pakistan celebrate their hard fought independence with patriotic fervour. Read further for independence day of india which is celebrated throughout the country. Independence day of india essayindia independence day in india, independence day is observed on the 15th august every year, because on the said day of 1947, india won her freedom from the british rule after about 200 years. Independence day of india is observed on august 15, 2018 indian independence day is a national holiday in india commemorating the nation's independence from british rule on 15 august 1947. Independence day, one of the three national holidays (other two are 26 th january republic day and 2 nd october, mahatma gandhi’s birthday) marks the freedom of india from the british empire and is celebrated nationwide on 15 th august annually. India celebrates its 70th independence day on 15 august 2016the country became independent from british colonialism on this day in 1947 the day is celebrated with great fervour across every state of the country, with the capital city delhi becoming the hub of all celebrations.
India celebrates its 71st independence day on august 15 (tuesday) 2017, its celebrated to commemorate the day india gained independence from british. India celebrates independence day on august 15 each year india became an independent nation on august 15, 1947, so a gazetted holiday is held annually to remember this date. Independence day is celebrated by the people of india every year on 15th of august as a national holiday to commemorate the independence of india from. Significance of independence day of india - 15th august: know all about history, importance & celebration of the 71st independence day 2017. Celebrate the free spirit of india may this independence day fills your life happiness and prosperity happy independence day.