Satyagraha – Insistence on truth

Satyagraha is a civil disobedience movement based on truth and non- violence. Satyagraha is made up of two words-Satya (truth) and Agraha (insistence to hold fast). Passive resistance does not exclude the use of physical force for the purpose of gaining one’s end, whereas Satyagraha excludes the use of violence.  The first Satyagraha movements inspired…

Emergence of Indian National Congress.

Indian National Congress known as Congress party, The Indian National Congress was founded by Allan Octavian Hume in 1885. Hume was a retired Civil Service Officer. Congress party is one of the parties who fought against British rule in India. He saw a growing political consciousness among the Indians and wanted to give it a safe,…