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राष्ट्रस्य कर्तव्यं धर्मः

The Constitution of India; Solemn, Sacred, Strong.

A living document that lays down the laws of our Motherland.

One of the greatest Constitutions crafted, in the history of nations.

The rights of every Indian citizen are protected by the Constitution.

And so, are spelt out the duties of every citizen to the nation.

Be aware, of your duties to the nation.

Take a pledge of

Rashtratasya Kartavyam Dharmah.

Let it be known, that your duties to the nation are above all other.

Take Pledge



In accordance with the solemn Constitution of India, Article 51A, it shall be the duty of every citizen.

1. To abide by the Constitution and respect its ideals and institutions, the National Flag and the National Anthem.
2. To cherish and follow the noble ideals which inspired our national struggle for freedom.
3. To uphold and protect the sovereignty, unity and integrity of India.
4. To defend the country and render national service when called upon to  do so
5. To promote harmony and the spirit of common brotherhood amongst all the people of India transcending religious, linguistic and regional or sectional diversities; to renounce practices derogatory to the dignity of women.
6. To value and preserve the rich heritage of our composite culture.
 7. To protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes,rivers and wild life, and to have compassion for living creatures.
 8. To develop the scientific temper, humanism and the spirit of inquiry and reform.
 9. To safeguard public property and to abjure violence.
10. To strive towards excellence in all spheres of individual and collective activity so that the nation constantly rises to higher levels of endeavour and achievement.
11. Who is a parent or guardian to provide opportunities for education to his child or, as the case may be, ward between the age of six and fourteen years.




Rashtratasya Kartavyam Dharmah, the duty to the nation is ones Dharma. Three strong words that we want to take across to the citizens of the country. An effort to make people aware of their constitutional rights towards the nation.


The pledge of Rashtratasya Kartavyam Dharmah is to be taken around a flame. A sacred pledge on the purest of all elements. We urge every one of you to come forward and take a pledge of  Rashtratasya Kartavyam Dharmah. For, it is when each of us places the nation before ourselves, will there be progress, change.


Take a pledge and spread the word. Take a pledge by yourself or along with friends and family. Send us pictures or videos and be an inspiration to others.


Today, take a pledge to understand and follow and uphold the fundamental duties of a citizen as dictated by the Constitution.

Join US

Take a pledge and upload a photo or video. (How to take physical pledge? Light a candle and place your right hand above the fire and read out all the fundamental duties)
Become our volunteer and make more people take pledge. Write to us at
Share your certificate on social media and nominate your friends and family to take pledge.
Organize “Swearing In” ceremony in your college, company or any place.
Become our partner and install Fundamental duties frame in your campus.
Write to us at info@dutyfirstrightnext.org
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The Team


Anil Shetty

Social Entrepreneur, Author

Co – Founder of Fly with VIP ( www.flywithvip.com )
CEO of The World Peacekeepers Movement ( www.facebook.com/beapeacekeeper )
Curator- “Peace Auto” (www.peaceauto.org)
Board Member – Bangalore Political Action Committee (www.bpac.in)
His quote – My dream is to see millions of people smiling at me and feeling the loss of their dear one while I am dying. That is possible only when I make difference to their lives while I am alive.

Amith Nigli

Bharat Bhushan

Edmond Fernandes

Harsh Choubey

Rakesh Reddy


Sagar Satish


Sharadh Sindhiya


Sujith Sugathan

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