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9th August: Remembering Kakori

On 9th August 1925, members of the Hindustan Socialist Republican Association (HSRA) looted the government treasury from the mail train near Kakori, 22 km from Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh). The Kakori Train Robbery, also known as the Kakori Conspiracy took place … Continue reading

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Champaran Indigo Boomed into Freedom Struggle

By Ganesh Prasad Chowdhary It was freedom war fought without any weapon under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi. Freedom was won without opening of gun fired. Many ideology played pivotal role in the long battle of independence movement, The armed … Continue reading

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New Special Covers on Forts

Shivneri Fort Date of Release:19 February 2017,Pune Shivneri hillfort, birth-place of Shivaji, is near Junnar town, about 85kms north of Pune.  Situated on a 300 metre high isolated hill, the fort is triangular in shape.  The wide base of the … Continue reading

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Mahatma Gandhi Stamps

By G P Chaudhary Mahatma Gandhi was a great patriot of freedom national movement of India. He provided a leadership inspiring Indian people as well the people of world a path of Non-violence a movement without involving and making physical … Continue reading

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A Stamp of History

By K. Jeshi Retired postmaster N. Hariharan shares his treasured collection of rare stamps and first day covers on Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi (1869- 1948) and Kasturba Gandhi (1869 – 1944) were the first Indian power couple to be depicted … Continue reading

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The Role of Women in Freedom Struggle of India

By R.K.Mishra The role of women in the Indian freedom struggle was vital .Right from Rani Rassomani, Laxmi Bai and other. Each of them has her role in the struggle; they are our real life Heroines who contributed in getting … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Shiv Ram Hari Rajguru

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on freedom fighter Shivram Hari Rajguru on 22nd March 2013.The President Pranab Mukharjee released the stamp in New Delhi.Shiv Ram Hari Rajguru was born in an average middle-class Hindu Brahmin family at … Continue reading

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