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Vivekananda was the chief disciple of the 19th century mystic Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and Played a major role in spiritual enlightenment of Indian masses; Spread Vedanta philosophy in the West; established Ramakrishna Missionfor the service of the poor. Swami Vivekananda real name was Narendranath Dutta. He was born on January12, 1863 in Calcutta. His father's [...]

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National Flag

The National Flag of India is a horizontal rectangular tricolour of deep saffron, white and India green; with the Ashoka Chakra, a 24-spoke wheel, in blue at its centre. The saffron color indicates the strength and courage of the country. The white middle band, indicates peace and truth with Dharma Chakra. The last band is [...]

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National Song

The song Vande Mataram, composed in Sanskrit by Bankimchandra Chatterji, was a source of inspiration to the people in their struggle for freedom. It came to be considered the "National Song of India", and it played a part in the Indian independence movement, first sung in a political context by Rabindranath Tagore at the 1896 [...]

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National Anthem

The song Jana-gana-mana, composed originally in Bengali by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, was officially adopted by the Constituent Assembly as the Indian national anthem on January 24, 1950.. A formal rendition of the national anthem takes fifty-two seconds. A shortened version consisting of the first and last lines (and taking about 20 seconds to play) [...]

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National Emblem

The National Emblem of India is an adaptation of the Sarnath Lion Capital of Ashoka. The sculpture shows The four lions (one hidden from view) - symbolising power, courage, pride and confidence - rest on a circular abacus. The abacus is girded by four smaller animals - guardians of the four directions: the lion of [...]

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National Symbols

National Emblem of India Natinoal Emblem (Lion Capital of Asoka)Read More National Flag of India Flag of India (Tiranga or Indian Tricolour)Read More National Animal of India TigerRead More National Bird of India PeacockRead More National Aquatic Animal of India DolphinRead More National Calender of India Saka calendarRead More Natinoal Sport of India HokeyRead More [...]

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