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Pingali Venkayya was an Indian freedom fighter and a Gandhian. He was the designer of the flag.






















PINGALI VENKAYYA:- Pingali Venkayya was an Indian political dissident and the individual behind the plan of the Indian Public Banner. The tricolor example in our Banner was his plan to maintain the three mainstays of Indian vote based system saffron representing strength, mental fortitude and penance, white showing harmony and truth (Dharma Chakra-progress), and green representing development, fruitfulness, and propitiousness.

LIFE OF PINGALI VENKAYYA:- Pingali Venkayya was brought into the world on second August 1876 in Bhatlapenumarru town of Andhra Pradesh. His dad's name was Hanumantaraidu, and his mom's name was Venkatratanama. The Pingali Venkayya family was a good Telugu Brahmin family.

He finished his secondary school review from that point Madras (presently Chennai) and afterward moved to Britain to seek after his graduation from the College of Cambridge. As an understudy, he developed to be a polymath; he had a specific interest in topography, schooling, farming and dialects.

During his visit in South Africa at the hour of the Somewhat English Boer war, Venkaya filled in as an English armed force trooper. It was in this period when he met Mahatma Gandhi interestingly, and shaped a bond with him that went on for over 50 years. Venkayya was exceptionally faithful and profoundly dedicated towards Gandhi and a firm devotee of Gandhian standards.

He wedded a lovely lady named Rukminamma, and they had a little girl, Ghantasala Sitamahalakshmi. Venkayya spent his last days in destitution and kicked the bucket on fourth July 1963; as per his will, his last desire was to be shrouded in the tricolor public banner that he had planned.

THE Narrative OF OUR Public Banner:- While serving in the English Armed force in South Africa, an occurrence made an imprint at the forefront of Venkayya's thoughts. The fighters were approached to recognize the Association Jack, the English Public Banner. However Pingali showed respect for the Banner around then, his enthusiastic opinions were seriously harmed, and he concluded something must be finished. This occurrence, and Gandhi's battle for India's autonomy transformed Venkayya into a political dissident.

He was energetic about banners, and in the wake of getting back to India, he dedicated his chance to planning banners that could tie the whole country as one, and be taken on as the Public Banner of free India. It would be a public banner for the country.

In 1916, he distributed a booklet on banners. The booklet was named 'A Public Banner for India.' It contained 24 plans of banners. Afterward, when he met Gandhi in Vijayawada, he showed him the booklet. Gandhi was satisfied to see the plan and recognized the requirement for a public banner, so he requested that Venkayya plan a new one at the Public Congress Meeting, held in 1921.

At first, Pingali Venkayya-planned the banner included saffron and green tones as it were; be that as it may, later, it was upgraded, and the third tone, white, was presented alongside a turning wheel (Dharma Chakra) at the middle. At last, in 1931, the Indian Public Congress formally took on this banner as our country's Banner.

Acknowledgment Gave to Pingali Venkayya To celebrate Pinagli's commitment to the country, a stamp was given in his name, alongside his image in 2009. Also, in 2014, the Andhra Pradesh Government suggested his name for one of the most renowned honors of India - Bharat Ratna.

In 2015, the All India Radio Vijayawada was renamed after Venkayya by M. Venkaiah Naidu (Metropolitan Improvement Pastor of that time). He likewise disclosed his sculpture anywhere nearby of the radio broadcast.

Every now and again Posed Inquiries on Pingali Venkayya:-

Q 1. What number of banners did Pingali plan? Ans. Venkayya had an enthusiasm for banners. In 1916 he concocted a booklet on banners. The booklet was named 'A Public Banner for India.' It contained 24 plans of banners that India could embrace.

Q 2. For what reason was Venkayya called 'Japan Venkayya'? Ans. Venkayya was an etymologist who knew a few unknown dialects; Japanese was one. In 1913, he gave a full-length discourse in Japanese in Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh; from that point forward, he has been famously known as 'Japan Venkayya.'

Q 3. Venkayya had another moniker. What was it? Ans. Quite a while back, Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh used to be a significant community for fishing and materials. The material business required cotton and an assortment of cotton was accessible in the town. One such kind of cotton, known as 'Cambodia Cotton', intrigued Pingali. He investigated cotton, especially on the assortment referenced above, which gave him the epithet 'Patti Venkayya.' Patti in Telugu implies cotton.

A few significant FAQs:- Who planned Indian banner first? Who planned the banner of India? The plan of the banner of India that was first introduced in 1921 to Mahatma Gandhi, head of the All-India Congress, was made by Pingali (or Pinglay) Venkayya. It comprised of the tones related with the two head religions, red for Hindus and green for Muslims.

Who is credited to plan the Public Banner? Gandhi originally proposed a banner to the Indian Public Congress in 1921. The banner was planned by Pingali Venkayya.

Who planned the banner of India in 1947? Pingali Venkayya planned the tricolor yet one lady additionally contributed: Who is Surayya Tyabji.

Why Ashoka Chakra has 24 lines? This is the theme taken up by Ashoka and depicted on top of his support points. The 24 spokes address the twelve causal connections showed by the Buddha and paṭiccasamuppāda (Subordinate Start, Restrictive Emerging) in forward and afterward turn around request. The initial 12 spokes address 12 phases of torment.

Who planned the Ashoka Chakra? The possibility of the turning wheel was advanced by Lala Hansraj, and Gandhi dispatched Pingali Venkayya to plan a banner on a red and green flag. The banner went through certain progressions and turned into the authority banner of the Congress at the 1931 gathering.

Who is the dad of Public Banner? Pingali Venkayya (2 August 1876/8 - 4 July 1963) was an Indian political dissident and a Gandhian. He was the creator of the banner on which the Indian Public Banner was based. He was likewise an instructor, creator, geologist, educationalist, agriculturist, and a bilingual.

What was the primary Indian banner? The principal Indian public banner was lifted on August 7, 1906 at Parsee Bagan Square in Kolkata. The banner had three significant tones in particular red, yellow and green. The principal variation nearer to the ongoing day Indian tricolor was planned by Pingali Venkayya in 1921. It had two significant tones red and green.



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