2 edition of Defence implications of a partition of India into Hindustan and Pakistan found in the catalog.
Defence implications of a partition of India into Hindustan and Pakistan
Smith, Arthur Sir
|Other titles||British conspiracy.|
|Statement||[Sir Arthur Smith].|
|LC Classifications||UA840 .S6 1976|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 41 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||41|
|LC Control Number||76930136|
Had the British left without Partition, Hindu-Muslim antagonism would have escalated into civil war, leading ultimately to an even bloodier Partition. The civil war would have converted India into a hotbed of Hindu communalism and violence, with secularists sidelined as traitors or worse. Partition, warts and all, has been a better outcome. According to Jalal, the demand for Pakistan was a bargaining chip for Jinnah that unfortunately took on a momentum of its own, leading not only to the division of India but also to the partition of its largest Muslim-majority provinces, Punjab and Bengal, into two parts. Partition left Jinnah, in his own words, with a “truncated or mutilated.
Pakistan scheme be recognized before Indian independence; Gandhi was ready to accept this after India became independent. In summary, from Cripps Mission to Gandhi-Jinnah talks, Jinnah was able to increase his prestige and was able to tremendously advance the cause of his partition demand or the case for Pakistan. Noted and References. Remarkably, all through the Partition debate, he always used the word ‘Hindustan’ to refer to what was not Pakistan, and ‘India’ to refer to what he often described as the ‘motherland.
Pakistan, or The Partition of India () In his book Pakistan, or The Partition of India, Indian statesman and Buddhist Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar wrote a sub-chapter titled "If Muslims truly and deeply desire Pakistan, their choice ought to be accepted". He asserted that, if the Muslims were bent on the creation of Pakistan, the demand. Opposition to the partition of India was widespread in British India in the 20th century and it continues to remain a talking point in South Asian politics. Those who opposed it often adhered to the doctrine of composite nationalism. The Hindu, Christian, Anglo-Indian, Parsi and Sikh communities were largely opposed to the partition of India (and its underlying two-nation theory), as were many.
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Byas the great migration drew to a close, more than fifteen million people had been uprooted, and between one and two million were dead. That was 60 years ago this is NOW. The moslems and sikhs need a separate state to call their own. They are being targeted by extremist fanatic hindus every other day.
Ambedkar writes: “Mr. Jinnah says India should be cut up into two, Pakistan and Hindustan, the Muslim nation to occupy Pakistan and the Hindu nation to occupy Hindustan. Lambasting the British is easy. India needs to examine its own inability to nurture debate. PAKISTAN OR THE PARTITION OF INDIA.
BY Dr. Ambedkar "More brain, O Lord, more brain. or we shall mar, Part V [Hindustan and Pakistan would be stronger, more homogeneous units] PART IV -- PAKISTAN AND THE MALAISE. ERRATA --[corrections have now been incorporated into.
Book Review: Jinnah India- Partition Independence by Jaswant Singh. by Iqbal Newspapers ranging from the “Times of India” to the “Hindustan Times” and a whole host of television channels devoted extensive space and time to the ensuing debacle surrounding the author’s views on the partition of India.
Though the book attempts to. One hopes, as does Asif in his concluding sentences, that “other anti-foundational histories that re-examine the origins narrative would force a paradigmatic shift in how we conceive of Muslim.
It is almost a month now since two of the former Soviet countries pitting against each other, The orthodox Christian Armenia and Muslim majority Azerbaijan. Pakistan or the Partition of India B. Ambedkar This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the.
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Jinnah’s demand for Pakistan may be a bargaining counter [Ref: Rajmohan Gandhi’s Review on H. Seervai’s book Partition of India: Legends and Realities in Express Magazine, J ]. But it is clear that he wanted no division of the country but security of the minority as he feared that in an independent India they would be.
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Sarila has the right credentials to write this tale. Son of the Maharaja of Sarila, he was the Aide de Camp of Mountbatten in and served in. A ‘Hindu India’ would not be Hindu at all, but a “Sanghi Hindutva state”, which is a different country altogether, says Congress MP Shashi Tharoor in his new book, The Battle of Belonging, that was released on Saturday.“People like me want to preserve the India we love, and not turn our beloved nation into the kind of religious state we were brought up to detest,” he said.
In the years since the division of India, Pakistan has made sure that its Hindu and Sikh populations have virtually ceased to be. Hindus have left Bangladesh in increasingly large numbers. The spectre of communalism inaugurated by the Partition of looms over all three nations that were once part of a consolidated and substantive whole.
By design as well as by perhaps inadvertent repetition, the concept and word of partition have been made synonymous with the independence of Pakistan and India.
By Javed Jabbar. The Partition of India of was the division of British India into two independent dominion states, India and Pakistan. The Dominion of India is today the Republic of India; the Dominion of Pakistan is today the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the People's Republic of partition involved the division of two provinces, Bengal and Punjab, based on district-wise non-Muslim or.
Welcome. Log into your account. your username. your password. The Partition of India in promised its people both political and religious freedom—through the liberation of India from British rule, and the creation of the Muslim state of Pakistan.
Instead, the geographical divide brought displacement and death, and it benefited the few at the expense of the very s: The Partition of India came about in the aftermath of World War II, when both Great Britain and British India were dealing with the economic stresses caused by the war and its demobilisation.
It was the intention of those who wished for a Muslim state to come from British India to have a clean partition between independent and equal "Pakistan" and "Hindustan" once independence came.What were the reasons for Muslims to invade India: 6.
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