THE PERSUIT OF TRUTH

Political and military asceticism – a part of Hinduism

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay wrote Anand Math showing the Sanyasi Rebellion against the British Army. The Sanyasi song, ‘Vande Matram’ became the unofficial song of Swadeshi movement; and after India’s independence, our national song. Anandmath was not all fiction. The history of Indian nationalism during the British rule can’t be complete