India celebrates its 75th Independence Day on 15th August 2021. Celebrating India for its freedom is what makes the day special. Being rich in varieties of culture and tradition, India is known for its “UNITY IN DIVERSITY”. We, as Indians. do know about the fearless freedom fighters and legends but still, we do not get the real struggle of them. Although India got its freedom back in 1945 from Britishers, we still find certain things amusing when we get to know about it through some books or hearing it from great grandparents or the Ex-servicemen, or visiting some historical places. We do not have to feel excluded on this day as if we cannot do anything for the nation.
Well, we all should be grateful for being the children of Mother India and so on this day, we can celebrate India heartfully and get to know more about the clandestine things clinging to the nation. Taking a step forward to know about our nation itself is a good thing to do. If you wonder what to do for this special day since it is a pandemic period, then here are some interesting things to do for this 75th Independence Day. Continue reading to note down the interesting things to do for this 75th Independence Day.
FLAG HOISTING CEREMONY:
During the Pre-corona phase, students and people use to go to school or nearby society to attend the flag hoisting in the morning. After the flag hoisting, there will be a sweet distribution. Do not forget that you will be wearing a tri-coloured badge on your uniform or outfit which induces the pride of being Indian. However, it might not be the same presently due to the pandemic situation. But you could still watch it on television where the flag hoisting ceremony has been telecasted lively.
HAVE A TRI-COLOURED DRESS CODE:
Even if you are staying at home, you can still get the special day by following a tri-coloured dress code. Or have a little meet-up with your friends and encourage them to do the same.
PICK A PATRIOTIC MOVIE:
As this time it’s going to be Sunday, you do not have to have any excuses to watch a movie. When you are with your friends and family, you could choose a movie portraying patriotism. Or certain patriotic movies you may like to watch infinite times. You may also go with documentary films about I-day.
TRY READING BOOKS AUTHORED BY FREEDOM FIGHTERS:
An Autobiography or The Story of My Experiments with Truth written by the Father of our Nation. The Discovery of India written by the Independence leader, Jawaharlal Nehru and a much more profound piece of writings are available for your reading session. So, pick one to have a cosy read on this special I-day.
PREPARE A SPECIALLY DELICIOUS I-DAY DISH:
The internet is loaded with ample Independence Day tri-colour recipes. So, you can go through it and try your hands on preparing some delish tri-coloured dishes to celebrate the day.