Course of Swadeshi Movement
Origin of Swadeshi Movement The Swadeshi movement had its origin in
the anti-partition movement. Although it is a fact that Bengal with a
population of 78 million, had become administratively difficult to manage the
real motive for partitioning Bengal was political. Bengal was the nerve-centre
of Indian nationalism and the partition was intended to fracture that strength.
The struggle for freedom received an impetus with the start of the Swadeshi
movement. People from all walks of life joined in and became actively
involved in politics. This movement also saw the emergence of all the major