New Delhi, August 15: India celebrates its 73rd Independence Day today, on August 15, 2019. Considered as one of the two national festivals of India, apart from Republic Day, the Independence Day marks the day when India ceased to be a colony of the Britishers or East India company. Happy Independence Day 2019 Greetings: WhatsApp Stickers, GIF Image Messages, SMSes, Patriotic Quotes And Thoughts on India’s Freedom to Share on 15th August.
India, since Independence has come a long way and charted a course of its own. From becoming self-reliant in food production to reaching the Moon and possessing nuclear arsenal, the world’s largest democracy and second most populous nation has taken achievements and contradictions in its stride with its characteristic absorption of cultures and ideas. Independence Day 2019: From Jawaharlal Nehru to Narendra Modi, Five Remarkable August 15 Speeches by Prime Ministers of India Over The Years (Watch Videos).
India celebrates its Independence Day on August 15 every year. The day is marked by events and cultural programmes across the country with schools organising gathering for students and kids to celebrate the day. Independence Day 2019 WhatsApp DP and Status: Stickers, Wishes, Greetings and Quotes for the 73rd Year of Indian Independence.
“Today’s Doodle, by India-born, Copenhagen-based guest artist Shaivalini Kumar, celebrates Independence Day in India. On this day in 1947 one of the world’s oldest and most ethnically diverse civilizations became a sovereign nation, free from British rule,” said Google Doodle in its description.
“The Doodle depicts traditional motifs from Indian textiles evoking the complex yet harmonious “patchwork” of Indian culture, ranging from education, to the arts, to courage and compassion,” mentioned the search engine on its Doodle design. Happy Independence Day, India!