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Lala Lajpat Rai: Dukhi Bharat  s:hi:Index:दुखी भारत.pdf  (Wikidata search (Cirrus search) Wikidata query (SPARQL)  Create new Wikidata item based on this file)
Lala Lajpat Rai  (1865–1928)  wikidata:Q1395763 s:en:Author:Lala Lajpat Rai q:en:Lala Lajpat Rai
Lala Lajpat Rai
Description politician, revolutionary, writer and freedom fighter
Date of birth/death 28 January 1865 Edit this at Wikidata 17 November 1928 Edit this at Wikidata
Location of birth/death Dhudike Lahore
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Dukhi Bharat
Subtitle Unhappy India : An answer to Ms. Catherine Mayo's 'Mother India'
Indian Press Ltd.

Unhappy India (दुखी भारत)

Lala Lajpat Rai (लाला लाजपतराय)

In 1927 Katherine Mayo, a foreign journalist, visited India. She wrote a book called 'Mother India'. It was about Indian civilization, culture and life. She saw only sheer ignorance and filth in India and nothing good or decent. People who were opposed to the freedom of India had given money for the publication of Miss Mayo's book. In response to that book Lala Lajpat Rai wrote this book. In this book Lala Lajpat Rai gave a fitting reply to false propaganda of Miss Mayo. In this book Lala Lajpat Rai compared Indian society with contemporary USA and Britain. He pointed out that situation is not much different than India. This book is really helpful in understanding India and world society of 1928.

Language Hindi
Publication date 1928
publication_date QS:P577,+1928-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Place of publication Prayag
Source Internet Archive identifier: DukhiBharat
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