Causes of the sepoy mutiny the main cause of the mutiny was based off of religion the british rule interfered with the hindu and islamic traditions of the native people. The mutiny of the sepoy (native troops in the british army) began on may 10, 1857, when indian soldiers who had been placed in irons for refusing to accept new cartridges were rescued by their comrades the greased cartridges had to be bitten off before use, and the manufacturers had supplied a fat. The mutiny in india, 1857 the causes of the mutiny are many and varied discontent had been building for years, partly because many company officers were unqualified to serve, many that were qualified were on detached duty and lost contact with their regiments.
The cause of the mutiny, expressed in the most general terms and without regard to specific grievances, was the revolt of the old against the new, of indian conservatism against european innovation. Transcript of sepoy rebellion 1857-1858 the course of the sepoy rebellion according to brinton's anatomy of a revolution sepoy rebellion's effects today. The cause of the sepoy mutiny, also known as the indian rebellion of 1857, is often attributed to the incident which is believed to have sparked the uprising: the opposition by hindu and muslim soldiers in the british army of bengal, known as sepoys, to the issue of ammunition for the new 1853. Imperial authority examined in may 1857 soldiers of the bengal army shot their british officers, and marched on delhi their mutiny encouraged rebellion by considerable numbers of indian.
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Eighty-five sepoys who refused to use the cartridges were convicted of mutiny, sentenced to prison, beaten and dishonored the sepoy rebellion started in response to this treatment when other sepoys revolted on may 10, 1857. To regard the rebellion merely as a sepoy mutiny is to underestimate the root causes leading to it british paramountcy—ie, the belief in british dominance in indian political, economic, and cultural life—had been introduced in india about 1820 the british increasingly used a variety of. The indian rebellion of 1857 had diverse political, economic, military, religious and social causes the sepoys , a generic term was used for native indian soldiers of the bengal army the spark that led to a mutiny in several sepoy companies was the issue of new gunpowder cartridges for the enfield rifle in february, 1857.
What was the effect of the sepoy mutiny help source(s): recongize cause & effect what were the causes and effects of sepoy rebellion. What were the many causes of sepoy mutiny social science when people rebel another cause of sepoy discontent was the withdrawal of the foreign service allowance.
Effects: this also led to mohandas gandhi india's civil rights leader to trying to stop buying clothes from the british and he was showing that they didn't need to trade with them he was trying to use a way without using violence against the british but the sepoy mutiny on the other hand was a group who wanted to remove them with violence but. What started merely as a sepoy mutiny soon the revolt of 1857 originated with the mutiny of the sepoys the immediate cause. The immediate cause of the indian revolt of 1857, or sepoy mutiny, was a seemingly minor change in the weapons used by the british east india company's troopsthe company had upgraded to the new pattern 1853 enfield rifle, which used greased paper cartridges.