The Bharatiya Jana Sangh (BJS) was an Indian right wing political party that existed from 1951 to 1977 and the political arm of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a Hindu nationalist volunteer organisation.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is an Indian right-wing, Hindu nationalist, paramilitary volunteer organisation that is widely regarded as the parent organisation of the ruling party of India, the BJP.
The Janata Party was an amalgam of Indian political parties opposed to the Emergency that was imposed between 1975 and 1977 by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi of the Indian National Congress.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is one of the two major political parties in India, along with the Indian National Congress.
the BJP's origin lies in the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, formed in 1951 by Syama Prasad Mukherjee.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee (1924 – 2018) was an Indian politician, statesman and a poet who served three terms as the Prime Minister of India, first for a term of 13 days in 1996 and later for a full term.
Vajpayee was among the founding members of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, of which he was the president from 1968 to 1972.