Friends, do you know who wrote these ever inspiring lines.......
He was the great Ram Prasad Bismil (1897-1927) one of the great Indian freedom fighters, who also participated in the Kakori train robbery.
He was a member of the Arya Samaj.
He was also a great poet and has written several inspiring verses. He was prosecuted by the British Government in India.
Ramaprasad Bismil joined the select band of martyrs who dreamt of a free India and made the supreme sacrifice, so that the dream might come true.
Bismil, along with stalwarts like Ashfaqulla Khan, Chandrasekhar Azad, Bhagawati Charan, Rajguru and others organised several upheavals against the British.
They printed literature, provided shelter to revolutionaries, made hand bombs and were a constant source of headache to the British Government.
Most famous of them are best remembered for the Kakori train robbery and the bombing of the Punjab assembly.