India’s 75th Anniversary
Happy birthday India! You’ve come a long way!
On August 15th, 1947, India declared its freedom after almost two centuries of British rule. Its Independence movement began during World War I and was led by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
A bit of family history — my mother’s father was one of those who followed Gandhi. He was only 18 when he joined up, and in his 20s when he made the Salt March…