Counted among the three national holidays of the country together with Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti, the Republic Day Celebration of India is very popular because it gives a message of the largest republic of the largest democracy. We all are aware of this why it is celebrated. But, there are many more things that you must know. Here in this article, We will get to know all the India Republic day history and Republic Day celebration 2021 and about the Republic Day Chief Guest 2021, etc. To get complete information, you must check out the complete blog below.
India is a colorful nation in terms of festivals, Brotherhood and Unity, etc. Indian is known for its secularism. It gives some special rights to the citizen of the country that makes it’s a great constitution There are many things to know about the history of India. India has been ruled by the Britishers. They have looted almost every precious thing from our nation. Our nation is still capable to stand strong and come under a developing country. Let’s see a bit of Republic History.
India Republic Day History:
India is a country which is ruled by the Britishers for around 200 years. On 15 August 1947, we got independence from the Britishers. However, On 26th January 1950the Constitution of India came into force. Here are some common points to know about Constitution of India.
- Indian Constitution is the largest written constitution in the world.
- The Constitution was adopted by the Assembly on Twenty Six November 1949.
- The Constitution is the Supreme Law of India.
- It took two years, Eleven months, and 18 days to draft the constitution of India.
- The Drafting committee was held under the chairmanship of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
- Finally, It was accepted by the Indian Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949.
The Prime and Formal Celebration of the Republic Day of India happens every year at Rajpath in New Delhi. In the early years, The celebration used to held at the red fort but after the military Parade Begun, it is shifted to the Rajpath. The celebration of the Rajpath showcases the Defense Power and capability of India and the Incredible diversity of India. Every Indian Salute the Tricolor. It is the festival that is celebrated by every Indian.
Why We Celebrate Republic Day:
Republic Day is like the Festival of India that is celebrated by every Indian. Republic day is celebrated to remember the day when the Indian Constitution that is written by Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar came into effect and India become a secular nation officially. It gives the message of Unity, Integrity equality and brotherhood, etc.
Here the word “Republic” means that the citizen of the country holds the supreme power to elect representatives. This is the Constitution gives all of us the same right to despite any difference of religion, Caste or Community, Colour or language, etc. This is the day when we got our Fundamental rights that are, the Right to speak, the Right to Speech, Freedom of Education, Freedom of Religion, and more.
Republic Day 2021 Chief Guest:
This Year Republic Day will be celebrated without Chief Guest due to the ongoing pandemic. This will be the first time in the recent history of India that India will not have a chief guest On republic day.
Prime Narendra Modi had given an Invitation to the Prime Minister of England Boris Johnson and it was accepted by Boris Johnson. But, due to the ongoing pandemic, it has to cancel. In 1952, 1953, and 1966, etc these are the years when India celebrated Republic Day without Guest. After 1966, it is the first time happening when India will not have a chief guest. The prime minister and President of India will be present at the Venue of the Republic Day Celebration.
India’s first republic day was celebrated on 26th January 1950 and Chief Guest was Indonesia’s President. The Chief Guest is selected with care keeping in mind India’s diplomatic requirement, strategic and economic, etc. Boris Johnson was invited because he was about to sign a mega trade deal with India.
There is always some hidden reason behind the invitation. This is done by almost every nation to fulfill the needs of their nation and to make healthy relations between the countries. In the year 2015, Former President of the United States Mr. Brack Obama and his wife were invited. It was a clear indication that the nations are hoped to take the United States and India ties-up to the next level.
Republic Day 2021 Celebration:
The celebration of Republic Day 2021 will not be the same as earlier. There are many changes have been made due to the coronavirus. The Bangladesh Army will also take part in the republic Day 2021 Parade in memory 50th Anniversary of the 1971 war of liberation.
The Republic day celebration of this year will be for a shorter duration. The marching contingents will be smaller and cultural events will be only fewer. Every year the Parade used to cover around 8.2 kilometers but this will cover around 3.3 kilometers. The parade will start from Vijay Chowk every year, It will be the same this year too but it will end at Nation Stadium instead of ending at Red Fort.
The Number of Spectors has been also reduced. Every year around 1.5 lakhs people used to watch parades at the Rajpath, New Delhi. This year it has been reduced to 25,000 only. There would be no permit to the elders with co-morbidities and children below 15 years.
Republic Day 2021 Quotes:
It is the festival; there are no particular quotes that could explain your feeling. However you want to wish, just wish with pride and joy. One of the most common ways to wish is “Happy Republic Day”. Here are some well-written Quotes to add to your wish for Republic Day.
- Let us all reunite and relive the pride and joy of being an Indian on our Republic Day. “Happy Republic Day” Vande Mataram!
- Let us remember the golden heritage of our country and feel proud to be a part of India. “Happy Republic Day”
- Let’s celebrate and solute the noble cause, It’s our nation which is shining as it was. “Happy Republic Day” Jai Hind.
- Happy 71th Republic Day 2021 to All the Indians and Also to the Indian Army, Soldiers, Policemen. “Happy Republic Day”
- The Almighty in the Highest Grants, Liberty Only To Those Who Love It, And Are Always Ready to Defend It. Happy Republic Day!
Duty of Every Responsible Citizen of India:
Many changes have been done in the nation after independence. The command of the country came into the hands of the people and India become a democratic Country. Along with the developments, there are some pitfalls that have also come in the way. Unemployment and Corruption, Hunger, thief market have also increased a lot. People are dying hunger, Many people we see around our streets without clothes. If God has given us more than our need. we must share some of our things with them like clothes, food, water, etc. It is the responsibility of every Indian.
Instead of all these things, India is still among the top 15 happiest countries. I take a pledge to make our society better. A better society leads to a better nation. We all should take a pledge to find the solution to all these problems that our country is facing nowadays to make our nation the best nation. Let’s take a pledge to follow the path of Swami Vivekanandan. We should strive to make our nation the best nation to live on earth.
As an Indian, We all must read the books written by the Swami Vivekanandan and try to follow his path. His words are the finest example of a human being. His way of living life and his ideas for the nation is really the motivation for youths.
FAQs For India Republic Day
72th Republic day will be celebrated in 2021. It will be celebrated at Rajpath, Delhi. There are some changes that have been made due to the ongoing pandemic. The celebration will not be the same as it used to be earlier.
There will be no chief guest this year due to the ongoing pandemic. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited England’s Boris Johnson as Chief Guest of Republic Day 2021. But it has to be canceled due to the current situation.