National uprising of 1857 sepoy rebellion 01 the first war of independence 1857 msc(it) & mca lecturer for past 3 years 2012-working as php voury ment developer freelancer during bsc(it) teaching is my passion, love to watch movies tirup parmar. In war of civilisations: india ad 1857, amaresh misra, a writer and historian based in mumbai, argues that there was an untold holocaust which caused the deaths of almost 10 million people over. Most historians, british as well as indian, have described and dismissed the rising of 1857 as a 'sepoy mutiny' or at best 'the indian mutiny' indian revolution is on the other hand, and national minded leaders thinkers have regarded it as a planned and organised political and military rising aimed at destroying the british power in india. The 1857 war of independence, or indian rebellion of 1857, was the first indian war of independence and it was contained on june 20,1858 with the fall of gwalior it began on may 10, 1857 when indian sepoys from the east indian company's army created a mutiny in meerut that soon spread throughout.
In 1857, a great revolt broke out in india it was started by the soldiers, hence it was called the 'sepoy mutiny' it spread far and wide and many people such as soldiers, peasants and artisans, took part in it this revolt was the first step towards india's independence. The first war of indian independence- 1857: reclaiming of the indian nations' voluntary unity against imperialism contributed by javed inayat via email. Published: fri, 14 jul 2017 the indian rebellion of 1857 is also known as india's first war of independence, the great rebellion, the indian mutiny, the revolt of 1857, the uprising of 1857, the sepoy rebellion and the sepoy mutiny. Indian war of independence 1857 part ii the eruption chapter i shahid mangal panday of all the surprising incidents connected with the revolution of 1857.
India's first war of independence, better known as the indian rebellion of 1857, began on this day, may 10 in the year 1857 the first martyr of the revolt was mangal pandey and the war was the result of accumulation of many factors over time. The revolt of 1857 —the first war of independence by the first half of the 19th century, the east india company had brought major portions of india under its control. In india it is often called the first war of independence and other the unsuccessful indian mutiny of 1857-58, the sikhs were rewarded with grants of land and. The queen of jhansi, rani lakshmibai, was one of the leading figures of the indian rebellion of 1857 and for indian nationalists a symbol of resistance to the rule of the british east india company in the subcontinent find this pin and more on first war of independence war 1857 by rahul tewari. First war of independence, 1857 1 rayat shikshan sanstha's these highlighted few states had strongly opposed the british empire during india's great revolt of.
India's first war of independence (1857-58), also referred to as the sepoy mutiny, uprising of 1857 or great rebellion, was an uprising against british rule in india, which had its roots in a variety of political, social, economic and religious factors that had built up over time. The historian says revolt of 1857 as first war for independence because it is first war in which armed reballian at country level come in front of britishers to make india a independent country and declare the last mughal emperor king bhadur shah. Top 4 causes of the revolt of 1857 in india article shared by : the revolt of 1857 which is called 'sepoy mutiny', 'great revolt' and the ' first war of indian independence ' is the watershed in the history of pre-independent and early colonial india. Category:indian rebellion of 1857 war for indian independence by people and states of india against east india company and the british crown.
Some people also called this-'india's first war of independence' the revolt was started on 10th may of 1857 in the town of meerut though in some places, fractional clashes began before that. Question 3: with reference to the british rule in india, mention two economic factors, which became the causes of the first war of independence, 1857 answer: the two economic factors which became the cause of the first war of independence were. Causes of the failure of the revolt limited uprising: although the revolt was fairly widespread, a large part of the country remained unaffected by it the revolt was mainly confined to the doab region.
First war of independence, revolt of 1857, the exploitative and suppressive policy of britishers, people were suffering from all the sides etc india was never a. The revolt 1857: the first war of independence india's struggle for independence), the rebel activity was marked by intense anti-british feelings, and the. The indian rebellion of 1857 (also called the first war of independence ) was a major, but ultimately unsuccessful, uprising in india in 1857-58 against the rule of the british east india company , which had till then functioned as a sovereign power on behalf of the british crown. A look at the legends and facts of 1857 the first war of independence of 1857 was a watershed in india's history as it marked the end of the medieval era and the beginning of a new one a precursor to the modern age.
The indian rebellion of 1857 is also called the indian mutiny, the sepoy mutiny, north india's first war of independence or north india's first struggle for independenceit began on 10 may 1857 at meerut, as a mutiny of sepoys of the british east india company's army. This event was also called india's first war of independence, the great rebellion, the indian mutiny, or the sepoy mutiny it began on 10 may 1857, as a mutiny of sepoys of the british east india company's army. The 1857 great war of indian independence was a continuation of the one thousand years of hindu resistance against foreign rule, this time against the british not a sepoy mutiny but a war of independence the british derided this war as an ordinary and localised 'sepoy mutiny' and an attempt to protect kingdoms and feudal.