Punjabi University Patiala National Seminar on Bhagat Singh
Punjabi University Patiala is going to organize a national level seminar or Shahid Bhagat Singh to cherish the memories of this great martyr. Bhagat Singh ji was martyred 79 years ago but his ideology and legacy have been immortal. The commemoration seminar will be organized by the engineering department of the Punjabi University Patiala at Guru Kashi College, Damdama Sahib.
National Seminar on Shaheed Bhagat Singh
Suggested Topics by the Punjabi University, Patiala
1) Historical development of Bhagat Singh.
Punjabi heroic tradition.
Concept of martyrdom in Sikh tradition.
Populist and subaltern movements.
2) Life and times of Bhagat Singh.
Overall scenario of contemporary freedom struggle in India.
Populist and official cults of Indian freedom movement.
History of revolutionary movement in India.
HRA and HSRA.
3) Ideology of Bhagat Singh.
Effect of socialism, nationalism and reformism on his ideology.
Link of Bhagat Singh's ideology in Indian tradition.
Bhagat Singh as a 'serious student of Indian history'.
4) Contemporary relevance of Bhagat Singh and his ideology.
Populist image of Bhagat Singh.
Alienation of a revolutionary symbol from his revolutionary Ideology.
Relevance of Bhagat Singh for India today.