India has seen many freedom fighters who laid their lives for India’s independence. A brief introduction to few of the freedom fighters who fought every odd to get independence to India from British rulers are included in this website. Before British ruled India, many other countries such as Portuguese, Dutch. It is British, who ruled India for more than 80 years. During the British rule, Kings of various dynasties showed their opposition and have fought many battles to end British rule in India. Battles like Battle of Plassey, Anglo-Mysore war, Anglo-Maratha war, Anglo-Sikh war etc. It was the quit India movement that gained a large number supporters who unitedly fought against British to make them leave India and finally India was declared Independent in the year 1947.
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar (May 28, 1883 – February 26, 1966) was an Indian freedom fighter, a revolutionary and politician. He is credited with developing the Hindu nationalist political ideology Hindutva. Savarkar was a poet, writer and playwright. He launched a movement for religious reform advocating dismantling the system of caste in Hindu culture, and reconversion [...]