There are several national festivals of India. Republic Day is one of the most important national festival which was celebrated on every January 26. The Indian Constituent Assembly adopted the Constitution on November 26, 1949, and came into effect on January 26, 1950 with a democratic government system and becoming an independent Republic. Thus we have been celebrating on this day every year.
After Independence, the Constitution of India was approved by the Indian Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949 came into force on 26 January 1950. It had replaced the Government of India Act (1935) as the governing document of India. Our country was declared as the Purna Swaraj on this day therefore it was also celebrating for the anniversary of the Purna Swaraj Day. India is celebrated Republic Day every year on 26 January for respect the Constitution of India. In this day, Republic Day is declared as a National holiday by the Indian Government.
On previous day of Republic day, the President of India speeches to the nation of India to all Indian citizen. We are all proud to be an Indian citizen
On this day, formal parades take place at the Rajpath, New Delhi which are performed by several states as a tribute to India its unity in diversity and rich cultural heritage. Republic Day is also celebrated in all the states of our country. Our country also invited chief guest of other country on this day.
On this day, first of all the President of India arrives in state-couch to India Gate. After that he climbs up on a platform to take salute of the march past. All the three division of Indian Army participate in it. There were also several school in Delhi participate in the parade. Several states are also taking part in the parade and show the culture by dancing in various dresses. There are several national awards including Maha Veer Chakra, Ashok Chakra, Param Veer Chakra, Veer Chakra are distributed to the Indian army who sacrifices their life in war and terrorists attacks. The bravery medals are also distributed to the children for bravery.
The Republic Day is a symbol of pride, reverence, self confident and encourage for become a Patriot person. On this day, every Indian pays tribute to all the freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives in order to gain the freedom for India.
I am feeling proud to be an Indian citizen
Wish u a very very Happy Republic Day to all my friends, blogger, readers and all Indians in all over the world