July 23, 2019 10:18:00 am
Chandra Shekhar Azad Jayanti 2019 Quotes: Born as Chandrashekhar Tiwari on July 23, 1906, in Madhya Pradesh, Chandra Shekhar Azad was one of the most prominent freedom fighters who took part in India’s freedom struggle at a very young age.
Popularly known as Azad, he was deeply moved by the Jallianwala Bagh incident on April 13, 1919, and soon became a part of the Non-Cooperation Movement led by Mahatma Gandhi in 1920, and even got arrested at the young age of 15 for being a part of the movement. It is believed that when he was asked for his name in the jail, he replied ‘Azad‘ (free) — from where he came to be known as Chandrashekhar Azad.
Chandra Shekhar Azad was killed in Alfred Park in Allahabad on February 27, 1931 after a police encounter.
On his birth anniversary, we take a look at some of his inspirational quotes and famous quotes on the country’s freedom struggle.
*A plane is always safe on the ground, but it is not made for that. Always take some meaningful risks in life to achieve great heights.
*Aisi jawaani kisi kaam ki nahi jo apni matrbhoomi ke kaam na aa sake.
*Don’t see others doing better than you, beat your own records every day because success is a fight between you and yourself.
*I believe in a religion that propagates freedom, equality and brotherhood.
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