Mottoes of Indian Army Regiments: Important for SSB Interview

Mottoes of Indian Army Regiments: Mottoes in the Indian Armed Forces is the soul of the soldiers and it keeps up their spirits and head held high under the circumstances which test their adrenaline rush. Each regiment has its own motto and war cry which keeps the soldiers in full josh and  constantly reminds them of their worth. In this article, we have provided you with the different mottoes of the Indian Army Units with their meaning as mottoes come from Sanskrit and different regional languages.

Mottoes of Indian Army Regiments

Unit Motto Meaning
Indian Army “Service before self”
Corps of Army Air Defence “Aakasey satrun jahi” “Win over the enemy in the sky”
Army Medical Corps “Sarve santu niramaya” “Freedom from sickness to all”
Regiment of Artillery “Sarvatra izzat o iqbal” “Everywhere with honour and glory”
Brigade of The Guards “Pahla hamesha pahla” “First, always first”
Parachute Regiment “Shatrujeet” “The conqueror”
Mechanised Infantry Regiment “Valour and Faith”
Punjab Regiment “Sthal wa jal” “By land and sea”
Madras Regiment “Swadharme nidhanam shreyaha” “It is a glory to die doing one’s duty”
Gorkha Rifles “Kayar hunu bhanda marnu ramro” “Better to die than live like a coward”
Maratha Light Infantry “Duty, honour, courage”
The Grenadiers “Sarvada shaktishali” “Ever powerful”
Rajputana Rifles “Veer bhogya vasundhara” “The brave shall inherit the earth”
Rajput Regiment “Sarvatra vijay” “Victory everywhere”
Jat Regiment “Sangathan wa veerta” “Unity and valour”
Sikh Regiment “Nischey kar apni jeet karon” “With determination, I will be triumphant”
Sikh Light Infantry “Deg teg fateh” “Prosperity in peace and victory in war”
Dogra Regiment “Kartavyam anvatma” “Duty before death”
The Garhwal Rifles “Yudhaya krit nischya” “Fight With Determination”
Kumaon Regiment “Parakramo vijayate” “Valour triumphs”
Assam Regiment “Assam vikram” “Unique valour”
Bihar Regiment “Karam hi dharam” “Work is worship”
Mahar Regiment “Yash sidhi” “Success and attainment”
Jammu & Kashmir Rifles “Prashata ranvirta” “Valour in battle is praiseworthy”
Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry “Balidanam vir lakshanam” “Sacrifice is a characteristic of the brave”
Ordnance Corps “Shastra se shakti” “Strength through weapons”
The Corps of Signals “Teevra chaukas” “Swift and secure”
Corps of Engineers “Sarvatra” “Everywhere”

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