Rabindranath Tagore

Intro Rabindranath Tagore was most known for making the national song of India. The national song of India is Jana Gana Mana. He was born on 7 May 1861. He also had other interests such as art, music, theater and writing etc. His wife was Mrinalini Devi they had 5 children (which 2 of died during […]

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Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri   Introduction   Of all the Prime Ministers that have governed over India, Lal Bahadur Shastri is considered of of the best. Born on October 2nd 1901, Lal Bahadur Shastri shared his birthday with his hero, the great Mahatma Gandhi, but the similarities don’t end there. Like his hero, Lal Bahadur Shastri, […]

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Subhas Chandra Bose

  “ Netaji” Subhas Chandra Bose- one of the most awe-inspiring Indian freedom fighters. Popularly called “ Netaji “, an expression used in India for an extraordinary person of high stature.   Subhas Chandra Bose was born to Janki Nath Bose and Prabhavati Bose on January 23, 1897. His most distinctive virtue as a leader was […]

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Rani of Jhansi

Rani Lakshmibai Rani Lakshmibai, known to the west as “Rani of Jhansi” and to India as “Jhansi ki Rani” was the fierce queen, or Rani, who upholded her city’s honor and fought against the British. She was defeated and killed in battles, but her legacy would always be preserved by India.   Birth and Childhood […]

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The East India Company

  The East India Company, also known as the English East India Company, was a trading firm formed by London merchants in December 1600. The purpose was to make money on the spice market in India and Asia, which was a thriving business activity at that time.  Formation This idea came to their mind after a […]

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Tipu Sultan

Introduction Tipu Sultan was a famous ruler from India. He was the ruler of the kingdom Mysore. Tipu Sultan was born November 20, 1750 in Devanahalli and died May 4, 1799 in Srirangapatna . In childhood when Tipu’s Father Hyder Ali ruled the kingdom until his death in 1782 Tipu succeeded his father and took […]

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Chhatrapati Shivaji

Shivaji, the Great Maratha During the reign of the Mughal Emperors, a band of Hindu guerrilla warriors, called the Marathas, was beginning to rise up and try to free their Mother India from the rule of the Mughal invaders. They finally achieved their goal, for Aurangzeb, the sixth Mughal Emperor, was the last emperor with […]

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