and emphatically said that it was the precursor of Indian Renaissance and National Movement. Thus so far as the time factor is concerned, no one can dispute this fact.
Secondly, it was the precursor so far as its overall impact and enlightening and motivating factor is concerned. The whole world was affected by it and its principles, particularly India so far as my topic is concerned. No one could escape its inspirational grasp. It motivated us to awaken ourselves from our stupor and think about progressing ourselves in every way which would happen only when we were free from bondage.