Meaning of Jana Gana Mana

Meaning of Jana Gana Mana
Jana Gana Mana is the National Anthem of India, composed by Rabindranath Tagore.

Jana Gana Mana -  the national anthem of India is the pride of all Indians. It was originally composed in Bengali, by Rabindranath Tagore.

Jana Gana Mana adhinayaka means “O! Dispenser of India's destiny, thou art the ruler of the minds of all people”. Jana Gana Mana mainly implies that King George V is the lord of the masses and Bharata Bhagya Vidhata is “the giver of good fortune”. It was first written in Bengali, and then was translated into Hindi by Abid Ali. The Constituent Assembly helped him to adopt the Hindi version of National Anthem of India on 24th January, 1950.

27th December 1911 was the first time when National Anthem of India, Jana Gana Mana was sung. It was sung at the Calcutta (Kolkata) session of the India National Congress. Every year on Independence Day, billions of people come together to sing this beautifully composed anthem with its astonishing melody. In fact in India, it is mandatory to play the national anthem in cinema halls. A sign flickers on the screen and then the audience members stand in respect for the song.

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