When india got independence?
In The Year 1947, 15th August India got its Independence from the British Rule. So the India Independence day is 15th August.
Monday, 15 August Indian Independence Day 2022
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On 15th August 1947, the Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru lifted the Indian flag above the Lahori Gate in Delhi.
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How many years India got independence?
In the year 2022, its 75 Years of Independence for India.
What is the Color of our National Flag / Tiranga ?
Our Nation Flag / Tiranga of India is a horizontal tricolor of deep saffron (kesari) at the top, white in the middle and dark green at the bottom in equal proportion. The ratio of width of the flag to its length is two to three. In the centre of the white band is a navy blue wheel which represents the chakra.
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What is the Rule to hoist Our National Flag / Tiranga?
Indian Constitution has its rule to hoist our National Flag / Tiranga. According to the Flag Code of India, the Tiranga can be hoisted on all occasions at all places without disrespecting its dignity and honour. The code says that the Flag can be of any size but its ratio of length to height must be 3:2 in the rectangular shape.
Please follow the below mentioned instructions before hoist Tiranga on this Independence day
Are there any rules for prevention of insult to the Indian National Flag?
In accordance with explanation 4 to section 2 of ‘The Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971’, the following should be observed:
- The National Flag shall not be used as a form of drapery in any form whatsoever, including private funerals
- The National Flag shall not be used as a portion of costume or uniform or accessory of any description which is worn below the waist of any person nor shall it be embroidered or printed on cushions, handkerchiefs, napkins, undergarments or any dress material
- There shall be no lettering upon the National Flag
- The National Flag shall not be used to wrap, receive, or deliver things
- The National Flag shall not be used to cover the sides, back, and top of any vehicle.
Can I display the National Flag on my car?
The privilege of hoisting the National Flag on motor cars is only limited to the following persons as per paragraph 3.44 of the Flag Code of India, 2002.
- Governors and Lieutenant Governors
- Heads of Indian Missions/Posts
- Prime Minister
- Cabinet Ministers, Minister of State, and Deputy Ministers of the Union
- Chief Minister and Cabinet Minister of a State or Union Territory
- Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha, Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha, Chairman of Legislative Councils in States, Speakers of the Legislative Assemblies in States and Union Territories, Deputy Chairman of Legislative Council in States, Deputy Speakers of Legislative Assemblies in States and Union Territories
- Chief Justice of India
- Judges of Supreme Court
- Chief Justice of High Courts
- Judges of High Courts
How should the National Flag be disposed?
- As per paragraph 2.2 of the Flag Code of India, if the National Flag is damaged, it shall be destroyed as a whole in private, preferably by burning or any other method considering the dignity of the National Flag.
- The National Flag, if made of paper, is waved by the general public, these flags should not be discarded on the ground. These should be discarded in private, keeping in mind the dignity of the National Flag.
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Can I display the National Flag at my home?
As per paragraph 2.2 of the Flag Code of India, a member of the public, a private organization, or an educational institution may hoist/display the National Flag on all days or occasions in accordance with the dignity and honour of the National Flag.
What is the timing for flying the National Flag in the open/at the home?
where the Flag is displayed in open or displayed on the house of a member of public, it may be flown day and night
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WHY DO WE CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY IN INDIA?
- It’s the most important day in India’s long historyIndian Independence Day is the nation’s most beloved holiday because the Indian people liberated themselves from the British without having massive armies or a national treasury. It’s also incredible when you consider the length of British rule in India. During the 1700s, India’s colorful fabrics and aromatic spices lured British traders to the Indian subcontinent. After 100 years, the British East India Company had a firm grip on all aspects of India’s economy in a monopoly sanctioned by — and benefiting — the British government.
- Gandhi and the Indian National Congress led the liberation movements”An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind,” was a saying by one of India’s most famous leaders, Mahatma Gandhi. Trained as a lawyer, he was among the first to call for Indians to have self-determination for their country. Through his spiritual practice of “ahimsa,” meaning “doing no harm,” Gandhi raised non-violent resistance to a form of political action. Gandhi, Nehru, and other Indian leaders formed the Indian National Congress to strategize against British rule and to mobilize the masses in the struggle.
- Liberation created one of the world’s great nations After years of struggle and deprivation, the Indian people threw off the shackles of British domination. After WWII, thanks to the determination of Indian freedom fighters, on August 15, 1947, the British Parliament transferred legislative sovereignty to the Constituent Assembly of India with the Indian Independence Act.
India Independence Day Quotes & Greetings
"Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it" - Bal Gangadhar Tilak
"Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?" - Mahatma Gandhi
“Forget not that the grossest crime is to compromise with injustice and wrong. Remember the eternal law: you must give if you want to get." - Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
“They may kill me, but they cannot kill my ideas.” -- Bhagat Singh
"Sarfaroshi ki tamanna ab hamare dil me hai, dekhna hai zor kitna baazu-e-qaatil me hai." - Ramprasad Bismil"
If your blood does not rage, then it is water that flows in your veins. For what is the flush of youth, if it is not of service to the motherland?" - Chandra Shekhar Azad
"A country's greatness lies in its undying ideal of love and sacrifice that inspire the mothers of the race." - Sarojini Naidu
"So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you." - BR Ambedkar
India Independence Day Wishes
- Freedom is something you have to fight for. We have fought hard to earn it, so let’s celebrate our freedom. Never let go of it and always carry it in your heart. Happy Independence Day!
- As we remember our national heroes today, let us renew our pledge to always uphold our national unity, so that we can live together in peace and harmony. Happy Independence Day!
- Let your spirits fly high with the Indian flag today. Happy Independence Day!
- We all are so different, but there is one thing that unites us, and that is independence. We should honour it and never forget how hard we fought to achieve it. Enjoy this beautiful Independence Day!
- Happy Independence Day. Let there be freedom in your mind and body, faith in your wards and pride in your soul. Let us salute our nation.
- Wish you a very Happy Independence Day. May the tri color always fly high and higher and touch the sky.
India Independence day Wish SMS & Messages
To our brave soldiers and freedom fighters who are the heroes of the nation – they are the reason we are free today, and we will never forget their sacrifice. Happy Independence Day!
It fills my heart with pride to see the colours of Independence Day spreading joy and happiness all around. May the glory of this day be with you forever.
Let us think of what we can do for our country to make it a place of peace, happiness, and wealth. Here’s wishing you and your loved ones a Happy Independence Day.
Again, it is time for us to show every other nation that we are great people from a great nation. And let us continue our fight towards the prosperity and betterment of our dear motherland. Have a wonderful Independence Day.
Being independent means being able to change the world. I am proud to say that my independence allows me to make positive changes each and every day. Cheers to our independent India!
India Independence Day WhatsApp and Facebook status
- Independence comes with responsibility. Happy Independence Day.
- There is nothing more precious in this life as independence.
- Wishing a very Happy Independence Day to everyone. Let us celebrate this day with high spirits by promising to be responsible towards our country.
- The one gift that all of us can give our nation on Independence Day is the promise that we work hard to be the best citizens for our country. Happy Independence Day.
- “Our ancestors have paid a heavy price to bring independence to our Motherland and they left us with the duty to protect it with heart, soul and blood…. Happy Independence Day.”
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Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate and commemorate 75 years of independence and the glorious history of it’s people, culture and achievements.
This Mahotsav is dedicated to the people of India who have not only been instrumental in bringing India thus far in its evolutionary journey but also hold within them the power and potential to enable Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of activating India 2.0, fuelled by the spirit of Aatmanirbhar Bharat.
The official journey of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav commenced on 12th March 2021 which started a 75-week countdown to our 75th anniversary of independence and will end post a year on 15th August 2023. Following are the five themes of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
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