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Happy Independence Day 2017: Images, Quotes, Wishes, Facebook and WhatsApp Status

Written by: India TV Lifestyle Desk New Delhi 14 Aug 2017, 13:51:51 IST
India TV Lifestyle Desk

“Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge… At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom.” – Jawaharlal Nehru. Realisation of the dream of breathing on a free land was not painless. After facing atrocities of British regime, India broke shackles of slavery after 90 years of mutiny, bloodshed and political negotiations. Indian Rebellion of 1857 or sepoy mutiny, though unsuccessful but was a major benchmark in the fight against Britishers. 

On the eve of 15th August, newly-appointed President Ram Nath Kovind will address nation in his first speech since taking oath earlier this month. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his 34th edition of Mann Ki Baat said to observe this Independence Day as 'Sankalp Parv'. As India gears up to celebrate 70th year of Independence, let's offer our gratitude to those leaders and freedom fighters to whom we will forever be indebted.

While everyone has their own way to celebrate India’s Independence but in the digital era, it has become vital to send wishes and greeting via social networking sites. So, here are couple of messages and pictures which you can use to wish your friends, family and colleagues on Independence Day.

INDEPENDENCE DAY 2017 MESSAGES

Feel the pride of being the part of such a glorious nation.
Here’s sending my warm patriotic wishes to make this day truly memorable

Let’s Take Decision
To Value Our Nation
Won’t Forget Those Sacrifices,
Who Gave Us Freedom
Happy independence day

No nation is perfect in World,it needs to be made perfect Happy Independence day

It is day to salute to all those who became the reason of this land. Happy Independence Day

Forget not that the grossest crime is to compromise with injustice and wrong. Remember the eternal law: you must give if you want to get. – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Thousands laid down their lives to make our country breath this day, Never forget their sacrifice as we celebrate this Independence Day! Happy Independence day

INDEPENDENCE DAY 2017 PICTURES