Anandamath, or the Sacred Brotherhood

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Winner of the A.K. Ramanujan Prize for Annotated Translation This is a translation of a historically important Bengali novel. Published in 1882, Chatterji's Anandamath helped create the atmosphere and the symbolism for the nationalist movement leading to Indian independence in 1947. It contains the famous hymn Vande Mataram ("I revere the Mother"), which has become India's official National Song. Set in Bengal at the time of the famine of 1770, the novel reflects tensions and oppositions within Indian culture between ...

Anandamath, or the Sacred Brotherhood 2005, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195178586

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