|English: “Thou Art the Ruler of the Minds of All People”|
|National anthem of India|
|Lyrics||Rabindranath Tagore, 1911|
|Music||Margaret Cousins, 28 February 1919|
|Adopted||24 January 1950|
Which is the first national anthem in world?
Wilhelmus – 1568
Wilhelmus van Nassouwe, usually known just as the Wilhelmus, is the national anthem of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It dates back to at least 1572, making it the oldest known national anthem in the world.
Who opposed Vande Mataram first?
According to the gathered leaders, including the Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, though the first two stanzas began with an unexceptionable evocation of the beauty of the motherland, in later stanzas there are references to the Hindu goddess Durga. The Muslim League and Muhammad Ali Jinnah opposed the song.
Who was our national song?
The song Vande Mataram, composed in Sanskrit by Bankimchandra Chatterji, was a source of inspiration to the people in their struggle for freedom. It has an equal status with Jana-gana-mana. On January 24, 1950, the President, Dr.
Which is the national symbol of India?
National Symbols of India