The famous novel ‘Anandamath’ is based on which of the following revolt?
Correct Answer : a ) Sanyasi revoltExplanation :
Sanyasi revolt (1763-1800):
- It was fought by a group of sanyasi of Eastern India, joined by small zamindars, rural poor and disbanded soldiers against the British East India Company rule.
- It can be characterized by the equal participation of the Hindus and the Muslims.
- Majnum Shah, Bhawani Pathak, Debi Chaudhurani, Chirag Ali and Musa shah were some important leaders.
- The famous novel of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay ‘Anandamath’ is based on this revolt.
Hence, option (a) is correct.
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