The Online Partition Museum was launched on January 26, 2023.

January 26th is celebrated in India as Republic Day, because on this day in 1932, India made the Declaration of Independence, or Purna Swaraj from British Colonial rule. And on this day in 1940, Pakistan made the Lahore Resolution, which was later renamed to Pakistan Resolution, to create Pakistan.

Originally published at on January 19, 2023.



Pritika Chowdhry

Pritika is an artist, curator, and writer. She excavates counter-memories of traumatic geopolitical events and creates poignant anti-memorials.