Subramanya Bharathi Quotes (1 quote)
Attributed. Also presented as a Proverb in books from the 19th century or attributed to Poincelot.
“Every Indian outbreak that I have ever known has resulted from broken promises and broken treaties by the government.”
Buffalo Bill Museum (1995 edition)
As quoted in Path for Greatness : Spiritualty at Work (2000) by Linda J. Ferguson, p. 51
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSubramanya Bharathi
Born: December 11, 1882
Died: September 11, 1921 (aged 38)
Bio: Chinnaswami Subramanya Bharathi was a Tamil writer, poet, journalist, Indian independence activist and social reformer from Tamil Nadu, India. Popularly known as Mahakavi Bharathiyar, he is a pioneer of modern Tamil poetry.
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