India House

India House

  • It was established by Shyamji Krishna Verma to promote the nationalist views among the Indians of Britain.
  • opened as a student-hostel
  • In London between 1905-1910 used to grant scholarships to Indian youths for higher studies in England.
  • Several nationalist like nationalists were associated with it, including Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Madan Lal Dhingra, Bhikaji Cama, V.N. Chatterjee, Lala Har Dayal, V.V.S. Aiyar, M.P.T. Acharya, and P.M. Bapat.
  • India House published an anti-colonialist newspaper, The Indian Sociologistwhich was banned later by the British.
  • served as the headquarters for several organizations, the first of which was the Indian Home Rule Society (IHRS).