Bhagat Singh’s 112th Birthday: 8 Quotes From A Great Revolutionary Freedom Fighter

New Delhi, September 28: Bhagat Singh, India’s great revolutionary freedom fighter who fought against the British Raj and imperialism, would have turned 112 today, Saturday. Bhagat Singh died at the age of 23. However, the legendary youth icon saw a cult following years after his death. Revolutionaries in India and around the world have taken inspiration from Singh and his quotes. Below are several quotes from the revolutionary freedom fighter, which prove that Singh was not only a revolutionary but also a poet at heart and how his heart beat for the exploited and those crushed under the wheels of power. Was Bhagat Singh a communist? Here is all about the political ideology of Shaheed-e-Azam.

Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh popularly known as Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh was born on September 28, 1907. The bold and courageous socialist sacrificed his life at the age of 23 for the freedom of his compatriots. He also fought communal issues in India and the forces that tried to divide the country. He participated in the non-cooperation movement and devoted his life to the struggle for Indian independence. Bhagat Singh’s 112th birthday: where was he born? Was Bhagat Singh married? Learn all about the life of Indian Freedom Fighter who was hanged at age 23.

Read quotes from the great revolutionary

1. Bhagat Singh on self-respect

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

2. Bhagat Singh on Lovers and Poets

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

3. Bhagat Singh on Revolution

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

4. Bhagat Singh on the feeling of freedom

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

5. Bhagat Singh on Revolutionary Thought

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

6. Bhagat Singh on Love

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

7. Bhagat Singh on Compassion

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

8. Bhagat Singh on Revolution Again

Quotes from Bhagat Singh. (Photo credits: file image)

Bhagat Singh was hanged 11 hours before official time on March 23, 1931 in Lahore Jail. Bhagat Singh was hanged to death for plotting to kill Police Superintendent James Scott in Lahore. However, Bhagat Singh continues to live on in the minds of all revolutionaries and humanists around the world. His quotes prove the power of his thoughts and the depth of his mind. And his life serves as an example to all those who want to oppose power and speak the truth.

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Thelma J. Longworth