Indian Freedom Fighters and their Alternative Names

Indian Freedom Fighters and their Alternative Names 


This post discusses famous Indian Freedom Fighters and their Alternative Names.

Leaders Abbreviated/Alternative Name
Mohandas Karam 
Chand Gandhi

Bapu 
Father of the Nation 
Mahatma Gandhi
Saint of Sabarmati

Jawaharlal Nehru Chacha Nehru
Subhash Chandra Bose
Netaji 
Beacon of Light of Asia 
Patriot of Patriots
Sardar Patel
Iron Man of India/Man of Iron 
Indian Bismarck
Strong Man
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Badshah Khan 
Bacha Khan 
Frontier Gandhi
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Lokmanya 
Father of Indian Unrest
Maratha Kesari
Bhagat Singh
Shaheed Bhagat Singh 
 Prince of Martyrs 
 Shahid-e-Azam
Dadabhai Naoroji Grand Old Man of India
Indian Gladstone
Unofficial Ambassador of India
Rabindranath Tagore
Gurudev 
Kaviguru
Vishwa Kavi
Bhanu Singha Thakur /Bonita
(Pen name)

B. R. Ambedkar Baba Saheb
Vishwa Ratna
Father of Indian Constitution
C.R. Das Deshbandhu
C.F. Andrews Deenbandhu
CN. Annadurai Anna Arignar 
Anna
C. Rajagopalachari C.R. 
Rajaji
Jayaprakash Narayan J.P. 
Loknayak
Lala Lajpat Rai Punjab Kesari
Maharaja Ranjit Singh Lion of Punjab (Sher-i-Punjab)
T. Prakasam Andhra Kesari
Shri Krishna Singh Bihar Kesari
Bipin Chandra Pal Bengal Tiger
Ashutosh Mukherjee Tiger of Bengal/ Banglar Bagh
Sarojini Naidu Nightingale of India
K. Kelappan Kerala Gandhi
Pt. Mandan Mohan Malaviya
Mahamana 
Prince of beggars
Dayanand Saraswati Martin Luther of India
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Bihar Gandhi 
Desh Ratna
Ajatshatru
Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Father of the Indian Renaissance 
Maker of Modern India 
 Morning Star of India Renaissance
Gopal Krishna Gokhale Lokhitawadi
Socrates of Maharashtra

E. V. Ramasamy

Periyar/Thanthai Periyar 
 Vaikom Veeran
Sheikh Abdullah Sher-e-Kashmir
Pazhassi Raja Kerala Simham/Lion of Kerala
Tipu Sultan Tiger of Mysore

Bhikaiji Rustom Cama

Madame Cama 
Mother of Indian Revolution
Jatindra Mohan Sengupta Desh Priya
Gopinath Bordoloi Lokapriya
Vinoba Bhave
Acharya 
 National Teacher of India 
 Spiritual Successor of Gandhi
Sir Surendranath Banerjee
Rashtraguru 
 Indian Burke
Murlidhar Devidas Amte Baba Amte
Ravishankar Vyas
Ravishankar Maharaj 
 Father of Gujarat
Pherozeshah Mehta Father of Bombay Municipality
Jyotirao Phule Mahatma Phule
V.O. Chidambaram Pillai Kappalotiya Tamilan
Puroshottam Das Tondon Rajarshree
Rajnarayan Basu Grandfather of Indian Nationalism
Jagjeevan Ram Babuji
Anugrah Narayan Sinha Bihar Vibhuti

SideNotes: 

  • Lal, Bal, Pal – Lala Rajpat Rai, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Bipin Pal. 
  • C.F Andrews –  Charles Fryer Andrews.
  • C.R. Das – Chittaranjan Das.
  • C.Rajagopalachari – Chakravarti Rajagopalachari.

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