Top 10 Most Important Events In Indian History

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6. Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (1919)

Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

This was a breath taking event that happened in Amritsar, India on the day of a festival called “Biasakhi” where the Indians were revolting against the British rule; the difference was that it was intended by Indians to carry out this event peacefully. But as meetings were banned by British officer Dyer, the outcome was the disastrous event of “Jallianwala Bagh massacre”. It happened in this way- where the people of all communities consisting women and children including Sikh, Hindu, Muslims gathered together to protest against British rule peacefully at 4:30 pm, as this news hit the British officer general Reginald dyer he went to “Jallianwala Bagh” with his soldiers having armed weapons, and without warning with all the entrances blocked he ordered the troops to attack people with loaded guns this continued till the ammunition got over. Approximately 1,000 people got killed many of them by stampede and chaos that took place at gathering.


7. Freedom Fighter Stage (1910-1947)

Freedom Fighter Stage (1910-1947)

The freedom fighter stage included some hero’s who sacrificed their life for it. They were none other than Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru, Kasturba Gandhi, Chandrashekhar Azad,etc and other such freedom fighters who got capital punishment by hanging. Also further a great leader, Mr. Subhashchandra Bose, paved way to India’s freedom with his war intellects but unfortunately he was ditched by some supporters who were going to help his army in the war. That period was an epic in creating different atmosphere in India, socially as well as politically.


8. National Uprising Of 1857

National Uprising Of 1857

Everyone remembers the great and epic event of the national uprising of 1857 where our motherland India got innumerable and unforgettable heroes who lost their lives for freedom and their people. It started it’s phase from the great soldier Mangal Pandey and then Indian soldiers rebellion against the British rule and this paved a way to freedom struggle from other side of the country that is Jhansi were Rani Laxmibai fought for her kingdom. As India was never one country together this national uprising brought the people of different parts together and as the aim of people was same they fought together and ultimately formed a country. Thus national uprising in India is an unforgettable event of Indian history.


9. Shivaji Maharaj (1630-1680)

Shivaji Maharaj

There were many kings and emperors at his time but no one was that wiser in bringing up the war tactics like this king, he was none other than “Shivaji. Bhonsale” who was born in Maharashtra and was one of the greatest hope and rising star in the mogul empire who were invading India and destroying other Indian monuments of Indian rulers. He stated his establishment of “Hindavi swarajya” that is Self Rule, when he was 16 years old. His famous stories include death of Afzal khan, Loot and escape from “Surat” and most importantly he re-captured his forts from the mughal dynasty. He was famous for his different simple, quick war strategies which helped him to fight and destroy the giant forces of Mughals by his small group of soldiers which were also his childhood’s best friends!


10. Mauryan Empire by King Asoka (273 BC)

Mauryan Empire by King Asoka

It was the most big and unforgettable empire with great history of the kings of mauryan empire in India. Its capital was “Patliputra” currently known as city of Patna. And we all are aware with the great King Asoka of this Mauryan Empire who remained fighter for his whole life but the war of Kalinga finally changed his way of violence to Peace that is Buddhism. Not only he but even his daughter and son preached other people to take up thoughts of Buddhism in their life. There was once a time when the whole Mauryan Empire had expanded throughout Indian region and much further. It was the greatest achievement in the Indian history by Kings of Mauryan Empire.

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