List of Nicknames of Indian Freedom Fighters for UPSC Exam

The UPSC mains exam is approaching and candidates would be aware of how it is not merely knowledge but also presentation and answer writing for IAS mains that is most important.  Everybody learns the same thing but UPSC mains answer writing is what sets some papers apart. This differentiating factor can earn you extra marks. You can better your answers in the GS papers and also the essay and the ethics paper by giving certain ‘additional’ information like nicknames that famous leaders had. This will also help you explain the importance and contribution of that person. We bring you a list of nicknames of a few national leaders. Finally, you will also find this list useful for the IAS Prelims exam.

Leaders

Nicknames

M K Gandhi

Mahatma

Bapu

Father of the nation

Jawaharlal Nehru

Chacha Nehru

Subhash Chandra Bose

Netaji

Prince of Patriots

Rabindranath Tagore

Gurudev

Kaviguru

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Lokamanya

Maratha Kesari

Father of Indian Unrest

Lala Lajpat Rai

Punjab Kesari

Dadabhai Naoroji

Grand old man of India

Chittaranjan Das

Deshbandhu

Maharaja Ranjit Singh

Lion of Punjab/ Sher-i-Punjab

Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

Frontier Gandhi

Badshah Khan/Bacha Khan

Ashutosh Mukherjee

Tiger of Bengal/ Banglar Bagh

K. Kelappan

Kerala Gandhi

Sarojini Naidu

Nightingale of India

Vallabbhai Patel

Sardar

Iron man of India

Indian Bismarck

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Bihar Gandhi

Desh Ratna

Madan Mohan Malaviya

Prince of beggars

Mahamana

Bhagat Singh

Shaheed Bhagat Singh

Prince of martyrs

Shahid-e-azam

Bipin Chandra Pal

Bengal Tiger

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Father of the Indian Renaissance

Maker of Modern India

Morning Star of India Renaissance

Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Lokhitawadi

C Rajagopalachari

Rajaji

Sheikh Abdullah

Sher-e-Kashmir

Chandra Shekhar Azad

Azad

E. V. Ramasamy

Periyar/Thanthai Periyar

Vaikom Veeran

Pazhassi Raja

Kerala Simham/Lion of Kerala

Tipu Sultan

Tiger of Mysore

Jyotirao Phule

Mahatma Phule

Ishwar Chandra Bandyopadhyay

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Bhikaiji Rustom Cama

Madame Cama

Mother of Indian Revolution

Sir Surendranath Banerjee

Rashtraguru

Indian Burke

Pherozeshah Mehta

Father of Bombay Municipality

B. R. Ambedkar

Baba Saheb

Ravishankar Vyas

Ravishankar Maharaj

Father of Gujarat

Jayaprakash Narayan

Lok Nayak

Charles Freer Andrews

Deen Bandhu

Jatindra Mohan Sengupta

Desh Priya

Abul Kalam Azad

Maulana

Gopinath Bordoloi

Lokapriya

Vinayak Narahari Bhave (Vinoba Bhave)

Acharya

National Teacher of India

Spiritual Successor of Gandhi

Murlidhar Devidas Amte

Baba Amte

C. N. Annadurai

Anna

Arignar Anna

 

 

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