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Glorious Chapters In Indian History

Name these people, periods or things that Indians would remember for years to come.
This quiz is inspired by and the opposite of The Embarrassing History series by user Kalbahmut.
Quiz by KingEureka
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Last updated: August 24, 2020
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At midnight, India awakes to life and freedom, free of this despotic and cruel foreign rule
British Raj
This Indian nationalist formed the Indian National Army in southeast Asia in order to secure Indian Independence
Subhas Chandra Bose
Prestigious university in Ancient India that was
the centre of scholarship from the 5th to 12th Century
Nalanda
On 26th January 1950, India adopted this, henceforth becoming a republic.
Constitution
The success of Operation Vijay resulted in the freedom of Indian soil from colonial rule and the Liberation of ___
Goa
Empire founded by Chandragupta Maurya that controlled nearly the entire subcontinent in the 200s BC
Maurya Empire
Indian Socialist Revolutionary who became
the folk hero of the Indian Independence Movement
Bhagat Singh
India was the first country to land a rover on Mars in first attempt.
What was the name of the mission?
Mangalyaan
Jamshedji ____ formed this company in 1868, which is valued at $19.5 billion today.
Tata Group
Earliest known school of Medicine that had Indian Roots
Ayurveda
India shocks favourites England and West Indies to win the World Cup
for the first time in this sport in 1983
Cricket
Revolution which made India self sufficient for food supplies
(Hint: It's a color)
Green Revolution
Indian won six gold medals in a row in this Olympic Sport
Hockey
With successful tests at Pokhran in 1998, India became a
Nuclear Power
The World's Second Republic, located in Ancient India
Licchavi
He authored the book Arthashastra (Science of Politics), which still shapes modern scholarship and polity
Chanakya
The Indian Military flushed out Pakistani Troops and Terrorists in this 1999 War
Kargil War
Under his leadership, the Sikh Empire reached its zenith and successfully warded off foreign invasions
Maharaja Ranjit Singh
Type of surgical speciality invented by Ancient Indian scientist Sushruta
Plastic Surgery
Indian Queen who was one of the leading figures in the 1857 revolt for independence
Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi
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