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Lesson 9 – Two Memorable Speeches

1 When did Nehru address the nation and where?

Nehru addressed the nation on the midnight of August 14, 1947 in the Lok Sabha.

3 What does Nehru refer to as ‘a long slumber’?

Nehru refers to India’s long sleep as a long slumber.

4 Nehru says, “May the star never set.” Which star?

Nehru says that the star of freedom in the east may never set.

6 Why did Swami Vivekananda do to Chicago in 1893?

Swami Vivekananda went to Chicago in 1893 to make his speech in the World Parliament of Religions.

7 How did Swami Vivekananda begin his speech?

Swami Vivekananda began his speech saying with Brothers and sisters of America.

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