List of Important Social and Religious Movements of India

Find below a list of social and religious movements of India before Independence. This list can help you to recall all major movements of India. Generally related to these movements, questions comes in competitive exams.

Movements Leader Year
Brahm Samaj Raja Ram Mohan Roy 1828
Young Bengal Movement Henry Vivian Derojio 1828
Prarthna Society Atma Ram panduranga 1867
Arya Samaj Dayananda Saraswati 1875
Theosophical Society Madame Blavatsky and Karnal Alkat 1875
Aligarh Movement Syed Ahmed Khan 1875
Indian National Congress AO Hume 1885
Ahmadiyya Movement Ahmadiyya Mirza Ghulam 1889
Ram krishna mission Swami Vivekananda 1897
Revolutionary nationalism Chapekar Bandhuon 1897
Partition of Bengal Lord Curzon 1905
Innovation India VD Savarkar 1905
India House Shyam Krishna Varma 1905
Muslim League Nawab Salimullah 1906
Delhi Darbar George V 1911
Home Rule Movement Anibesent and Bal Gangadhar Tilak 1916
Sabarmati Ashram Mahatma Gandhi 1916
Rowlatt Act 1919
Jallianwala Bagh massacre General Dayar 1919
Khilafat Movement Mahatma Gandhi 1920
Non-Cooperation Movement Sir John Simon 1920
Chauri Chaura massacre 1922
Simon Commission 1927
Nehru Report Motilal Nehru 1928
Purna Swaraj announced Jawahar Lal Nehru 1930
Civil Disobedience Movement Mahatma Gandhi 1930
First Round Table Conference 1930
Second Round Table Conference 1931
Third Round Table Conference 1932
Communal decision Ramje MacDonald 1932
August Prastav 1940
Cripps Mission 1942
Quit India Movement Mahatma Gandhi 1942
Rajagopalachari formula 1944
Wavell Plan 1945
Cabinet Mission 1946
Mountbatten Plan 1947
Attlee announced 1948
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List of Important Social and Religious Movements of India
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