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That the Nation is ready to join hands and forgetting about caste/creed/language/state etc etc is eager to stand as one.
First India found an opportunity for doing so in the name of Anna hazare/Ramdev earlier the year. Then, towards the end of the year, the entire country was one in the unknown name of Nirbhaya or Damini.
For the first time India showed in such quick succession such war time unity, that too for civilian issues!
2012 will be remembered for year that showed India in a new light as a Nation ... which has matured enough to stand as one against the high handedness of the rulers and administrators and their inefficiencies on all front.
Now is the time for someone of the stature of Gandhi ji or Jaiprakash Narayan to emerge from the apathy and indifference of last several decades.