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The one National-mascot that stands for and represents a country in the world arena is its National-flag. The Indian Tricolour pays homage to our National-flag, the symbol that gives India its uniqeu idenitity.
This book offerts the readers a brief history of flags, their evolution and significance. It traces how our National-flag, Tiranga, came into being, took its present form, and how a young man fought for the right to fly his National-flag everyday of the year.
About Author :
Lt. Cdr. KV Singh (Retd) was a commissioned officer and was in the West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) as a Deputy Collector and Magistrate before joining the services. he is widely travelled within the country and abroad.
He has authored four books (Quiz India, Our National Flag, Colourful World of Flags and Our Coins) and compiled two (An Insight into World Religions and Rites and Rituals of Hindus and Muslims of Undivided India) besides contributing articels, stories and poems to national dailis and other periodicals. He has also been an achor and participant in numerous television programmes.
From the Author
Dawn of Independene and the Tiranga
A young crusader liberates Tiranga
The World of flags
The ancient Indian dhvajas
Flags of the Epic Era
Flags of ancient, medieval and modern India
Evolution of the Indian National-flag
Madame Cama and the National-flag
First Flag of the Freedom Movement
The Jhanda Andolan, 1923
Between the year 1924 and 1930
Flag Committee: 1931
The Official Flag of the Indian National Congress
India adopts her National-flag
Specifications for the National-flag of India
Amended Flag Code-India, 2002
Ordinary citizens and the National-flag
Curious facts about the Tiranga
Display of Royal Flags by the Erstwhile
Flag Terms Defined
Thoughts on Tiranga