History

  • Schools of Indian Philosophy, Differences of Orthodox and Unorthodox

    Philosophy in India emerged as an exploration of the mysteries of life and existence. It encompasses several distinct traditions of philosophical thought that originated in the Indian subcontinent. These traditions have evolved over centuries and are represented by six Schools...

    Published On October 20th, 2023
  • Khilafat Movement in India, Causes, Date, Impact, Outcomes

    Khilafat Movement in India In order to challenge British control in India, large-scale movements such as the Khilafat Movement (1919-1924) and Non-Cooperation Movement were started between 1919 and 1922. The movements established a cohesive strategy based on nonviolence and non-cooperation...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 04:03 pm
  • Partition of Bengal 1905 Reasons, Date, Impact and Annulment

    Partition of Bengal The Bengal Presidency was geographically reorganized by British Raj authorities during the Partition of Bengal (1905). The new layout separated the primarily Hindu western districts from the primarily Muslim eastern areas. On 20 July 1905, Lord Curzon,...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 12:00 am
  • First, Second and Third Round Table Conferences, Features, Impacts

    Round Table Conferences 1929 saw a spike in political fervor as Gandhi called for an act of civil disobedience to protest the Simon Commission findings and Bhagat Singh detonated a bomb in Meerut. In his infamous Irwin proclamation, Viceroy Lord Irwin...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 04:22 pm
  • Nathuram Godse: Why did Nathuram Godse kill Gandhi?

    Who is Nathuram Godse? Nathuram Godse was an Indian nationalist who was infamous for assassinating Mahatma Gandhi a revered leader in India's struggle for independence. He committed this act on January 30, 1948, when he shot Gandhi three times in the...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 04:25 pm
  • The Integration of Princely States After Independence, List, Map

    The Integration of Princely States after Independence: A total of 565 princely states had special relationships with and recognition from the British Raj. Before India gained independence, the British made the announcement that the Princely States would no longer be...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 02:46 pm
  • Kuka Movement in Punjab, Founder, Objectives & Outcomes

    Kuka Movement The Kuka Movement was led by the Kuka Sikhs, also known as the Namdhari Sikhs, under the leadership of Baba Ram Singh. The movement had social, religious, and political dimensions and aimed to reform Sikh society and resist...

    Last updated on May 26th, 2024 02:09 pm
  • Partition Horrors Remembrance Day: Remember Victims of 1947 Violence

    Partition Horrors Remembrance Day: Partition Horrors Remembrance Day is an annual national memorial day observed on 14 August in India, commemorating the victims and sufferings of people during the 1947 partition of India. It was first observed in 2021, after...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 12:00 am
  • Rise of Nationalism in India, Learn all about Indian Nationalism

    Rise of Indian Nationalism in India: The rise of nationalism in India is connected with the anti-colonial movement in India. The different groups of people in India shared a sense of bond with each other due to the oppression faced...

    Published On August 10th, 2023
  • Indian National Movement Phases From 1857-1947 in Chronological Order

    Indian National Movement Indian National Movement helped to unite disparate people and social groups into one nation, shaping an important period of Indian history. Awareness began to emerge with the growth of English education in a few important urban areas,...

    Last updated on May 28th, 2024 02:47 pm