Vande Mataram, India’s national song was penned by Bankim Chandra Chatterji and it first appeared in his 1882 novel Anandamath. The English translation of the novel was provided by Nares Chandra Sengupta and was published in 1906 as ‘The Abbey of Bliss’.
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In this new series, we bring to you a collaboration with Qwizzeria, a Swiss-based knowledge consulting company that uses quizzes, information, and gamification for team building, learning and to provide knowledge transfer solutions. Look forward to monthly quizzes and enrich your knowledge of little-known facts about India and Switzerland through our new weekly column. Happy learning!