Her rebellion against the British ended with her imprisonment, however, she became a celebrated freedom fighter in the state of Karnataka and a symbol of the independence movement in India. Women in Conflict Areas And…. Thackeray of which Mr. Chennamma October 23, — February 21, , the warrior Queen of Karnataka was the first woman independence activist of Bharat. The death date given is wrong Both the local people and Rani Chennamma opposed strongly British high handedness.
The Times of India. Shivalingappa was arrested by the British. Their territory formed part of the British Empire automatically. Vasudeva Nagappa December 1, at 9: They had attacked Kittur with a force of 20, men and guns, which came mainly from the third troop of the Madras Native Horse Artillery. Chennamma October 23, — February 21, , the warrior Queen of Karnataka was the first woman independence activist of Bharat. Rani Chennamma did not succeed in driving them away, but she did provoke many women to rise against the British rule.
She belonged to the Lingayat essqy and received training in horse riding, sword fighting and archery from a young age. With this marriage she had only one son, but fate seemed to play a tragic game in her life. One of the first female rulers to rebel against British rule, chwnnamma has become a folk hero in Karnataka and symbol of the independence movement in India.
In Conversation With Rola Yasmine: The South Indian rebellions: This was done under the pretext of the Doctrine of Lapse, according to which adoptive children of native rulers were not allowed to be o their successor and if the native rulers did not have children of their own, their kingdom would become a territory of the British Empire.
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Panthulu about the life and times of Kittur Rani Chennamma. The Doctrine of Lapse was officially codified between to by Lord Dalhousie. She was taken a prisoner and kept in the fort of Bailhongal for life. She was married to Mallasarja Desai, the king of Kittur, at the age of 15 and became the queen of Kittur. Chaplin was the commissioner of the region.
The battle for Kittur Rani Chennamma left no stone unturned in saving Kittur from the clutches of the British. Kittur Chennamma, however, defied the British order to expel Shivalingappa from the throne. Chennamma become the ever memorable woman in world history due to her patriotism, courage etc.
Rani Chennamma has become a legend. Chennamma was compelled to declare war.
Their territory formed part of the British Empire automatically. Eessay state of Kittur came under the administration of Dharwad collectorate in charge of Mr. Retrieved 13 November Chennamma tried her best to avoid war; she negotiated with Chaplin and Governor of Bombay Chennanma under whose regime Kittur fell.
Ultimately, Kittur Chennamma and her forces were outnumbered by the large strength of the British kityur. It is on 2nd February and kittue on 21st February Kittur Chennamma was imprisoned at Bailhongal Fort, where she died in 21st-February Shivalingappa was also arrested by the British forces. With this marriage she had only one son, but fate seemed to play a tragic game in her life.
She received training in horse riding, sword fighting and archery at a very young age and was well known for her bravery across town. They had attacked Kittur with a force of 20, men and guns, which came mainly from the third troop of the Madras Native Horse Artillery.
Shivalingappa was arrested by the British. Nanditha Krishna Rani Chennamma — posted in hinduhistory. However, sadly, the burial place of this valiant queen lies neglectedin a state of poor maintenance.
Sangolli Rayanna continued the guerrilla war up to until his capture. Parbury, Allen, and Company. The British tried to confiscate the treasure and jewels of Kittur, valued around Fifteen Lakhs of rupees.
She gave it her all to save the state and its people. Humiliated by their first defeat at the hands of a small Indian ruler, Mr.
The valiant Queen and her soldiers defended their fort, but as is the common trait, traitors sneaked in and mixed mud and dung in the gunpowder in the canons.