Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti – History & Education

Subhash Chandra Bose is a popular leader of India. Along with leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Subhash Chandra Bose has contributed a lot in liberating India from the British. The birth anniversary of Subhash Chandra Bose is still celebrated in India with great respect.

Subhash Chandra Bose was born on 23 January 1897 in a Hindu family. He died at the age of 48 on 18 August 1945. Subhash Chandra Bose was a great Indian nationalist leader.

Subhash Chandra Bose fought courageously against British rule during the Second World War for the independence of India. Bose also inspired all the Indians to fight for India’s independence and taught them to fight against British rule. At that time, Subhash Chandra encouraged India’s people to fight for India’s freedom, and he struggled and encouraged them to speak for their rights.

Subhash Chandra Bose was also called ‘Netaji.’ Bose was a revolutionary freedom fighter of India. Bose had also struggled to get India free from British rule. And Bose had also contributed to the freedom of India, which is really very respectable.

Subhash Chandra Bose was born in Cuttack, Bengal Division, Odisha. Subhash Chandra Bose’s father’s name was ‘Jankinath Bose’ and mother’s name was ‘Prabhawati.’ He had a place with a wealthy family and was the ninth of 14 kids.

Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti

Bose learned at Presidency College, Calcutta, where he was later ousted for assaulting a teacher offering bigoted comments towards Indians.  He, at that point, joined the Scottish Church College and procured his B.An in Philosophy.

In 1919, under tension from his dad, Bose made a beeline for London to give the Indian Civil Services (ICS) assessment; he came fourth and was chosen. Bose, notwithstanding, left Civil Services as he accepted he was unable to favor the British.

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Education of Subhash Chandra Bose

Subhash Chandra Bose completed his primary education at a school in Cuttack city. And after this, he enrolled in Ravenshaw Collegiate School, Cuttack. He passed intermediate education in the second grade due to some health problems.

Subhash Chandra Bose was very impressed with Principal Benimadhav Das, and after that, Subhash did a full study of Vivekananda literature. Subhash Chandra Bose passed the B.A. (Honors) examination in first class. And he got second place at Calcutta University.

Subhash Chandra Bose’s father, Janakinath, wanted very sincerely that Subhash Chandra Bose should become the Indian Civil Services (ICS) and serve the country. He faced a lot of problems in many of Bose’s struggles for his life. Therefore, due to age delay, Bose had to pass the examination of Indian Civil Services (ICS) only once. After his father told him, he thought a lot and decided to give this exam.

He passed the examination by attaining the fourth position in the priority list in 1920. After passing the Indian Civil Services (ICS) examination, Subhash was very confused. Subhash was very close to his elder brother, and his opinion was also very effective for Subhash Chandra Bose.

Subhash had gone out of the country for the exam for Indian Civil Services (ICS), and he also passed the exam from there. After the examination, Bose wrote a letter to his elder brother from abroad and wanted to know his opinion.

Bose was in a dilemma at that time, thinking that he would learn from people like Swami Vivekananda and Maharishi Arvind Ghosh and follow them and obey their principles. In such a situation, he will become the slavery of the British by becoming an Indian Civil Services (ICS), and nothing will be gained from it. At that time, India was the slave of the British.

His elder brother agreed to Subhash Chandra’s decision and his opinion as soon as he got that letter. And after this, when the family members got the news of the letter, they all also agreed on the decision of Subhash Chandra Bose.

After this, Bose made his goal for the country’s independence, And this decision Bose made all the family members feel very proud. All the family members inspired Subhash to pursue his goal. And after some time, Subhash Chandra Bose came back to India and took his step forward for the country’s independence.


  • On this day, various celebrations are made with different functions and programs organized by central and state governments.
  • It is organized in different ways in different parts of the country.
  • In school and colleges, and other institutes, competition is made like debate, singing patriotic songs, dances, and even essay writing competitions. 

Fighter Life

When Bose got back to India, he took over as the chosen President of Congress in 1938; he represented unfit Swaraj (self-administration) and the utilization of power against the British, which then battled against Mahatma Gandhi and his perspectives.

Bose before long left the administration and framed the All India Forward Bloc, a group inside the Indian National Congress. He pointed toward combining the political left; however, he was captured once more and delivered following a seven-day hunger strike. Bose’s home in Calcutta was held under observation by the CID.

In 1941, during his home capture, Bose set everything up for his departure to Nazi Germany through Afghanistan and the Soviet Union.

Struggle and Support of Subhash Chandra Bose for Independence of the Country 

For India’s independence, there were some great leaders who struggled, and one of them is Subhash Chandra Bose. When Subhash Chandra Bose entered the freedom fight for the Independence of India, he participated in many movements. And awakened the people of India and inspired them to participate in the freedom struggle of India.

Along with all the great leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru, Subhash Chandra Bose also struggled a lot in the movements of Independence of India, and Bose Joined with great leader’s steps and movements and helped in liberating India from British rule.

Subhash Chandra Bose continued to work in the freedom struggle with such great pride, and soon he became a popular and important youth leader of India’s country. Since then, everyone started calling him Netaji as well.

Subhash Chandra Bose’s influence on India’s independence

Subhash Chandra Bose got popular with the name of ‘Netaji,’ and a lot of people call him ‘Netaji.’ Bose founded ‘Azad Hind Sarkar’ and also formed ‘Azad Hind Fauj’ on 21 October 1943 with the aim of liberating India from the British through a powerful revolution.

Subhash Chandra Bose took strong steps after this establishment and reached Burma on 4 July 1944 after the formation of ‘Azad Hind Fauj.’ And on reaching here, Subhash Chandra Bose gave his famous slogan, which is

“Tum Mujhe Khoon Do, Mein Tumhe Azadi Dunga.” This slogan of Subhash Chandra Bose is still popular among all the people.

The INA was driven down the Malay Peninsula and gave up with the recovery of Singapore. Bose ran away to Manchuria with the end goal of looking for a future in the Soviet Union, which he accepted to turn hostile to the British.

He is said to have kicked the bucket from severely charred areas when his plane slammed in Taiwan on eighteenth August 1945. Notwithstanding, there was a hypothesis as per which a few people didn’t really accept that the accident had happened and felt that Bose would re-visitation to gain India’s freedom.

Bose is credited with the exceptionally celebrated trademark, “Give me blood, and I will give you the opportunity!” just as “Jai Hind.

Subhash Chandra Bose died in an accident on 18 August 1945 while on his way to Tokyo. And they left an honorable mark in the history of our India. Subhash Chandra Bose is still remembered with great respect, and his birth anniversary is also celebrated with great respect in India’s country.

By..Tanvi Aditi Francis

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