In remembrance of mahatma gandhi, who was assassinated 69 years ago today, we look at some remarkable facts on his life and celebrate his peaceful activism, which is very much alive today. Essay on the biography of mahatma gandhi mahatma gandhi was a great politician, leader, statesman, scholar and freedom fighter he was a public figure he led the freedom movement it was. Mahatma gandhi - resistance and results: gandhi was not the man to nurse a grudge on the outbreak of the south african (boer) war in 1899, he argued that the indians, who claimed the full.
Early life and influence of mahatma gandhi 55 (subdivision of vaisya) and to the vaishnava scct of hindu religion 'i'heir name signified grocer but for generations, ihc leading members of. Mohandas gandhi was born in the western part of british-ruled india on october 2, 1869 a timid child, he was married at thirteen to a girl of the same age, kasturbai following the death of.
Mahatma gandhi played an important role in india’s struggle for freedom check out this biography to know about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline. A biographical documentary of the life of mahatma gandhi a half hour biography documentary on the life of mahatma gandhi from his birth in porbandar to lead. Mohandas karamchand gandhi (mahatma gandhi) was born on october 2, 1869, into a hindu modh family in porbanadar, gujarat, india but he was disappointed with the british attempts to. The inspiring life of mahatma gandhi came to an end on 30th january 1948, when he was shot by a fanatic, nathuram godse, at point-blank range nathuram was a hindu radical, who held gandhi. 20 famous personalities from around the world whose lives were inspired by mahatma gandhi by: wikipedia jewish-american journalist louis fischer was hugely inspired by mahatma gandhi.
Mahatma gandhi contents early life leading boycotts of british manufacturers and institutions representing british influence in india, including legislatures and schools gandhi. The most profound influence on gandhi were those from hinduism, christianity and jainism, states parekh, with his thoughts in harmony with the classical indian traditions, specially the. Another powerful influence of gandhi’s early life was seeing king harishchandra, in the play, suffer for, but finally triumph in, his adherence to truth the boy gandhi aspired to do no.
Mahatma gandhi, byname of mohandas karamchand gandhi, (born october 2, 1869, porbandar, india—died january 30, 1948, delhi), indian lawyer, politician, social activist, and writer who became. Mohandas karamchand gandhi is known as mahatma meaning ‘great soul’ he was an astute political campaigner who fought for indian independence from british rule and for the rights of the. Biography: mohandas gandhi is one of the most famous leaders and champions for justice in the world mohandas gandhi is often called mahatma gandhi mahatma is a term that means great.
- biography of mahatma gandhi mohandas karamchand gandhi was born in 1869 in india and was murdered by a fanatic, hindu nathuram godsey gandhi was a hindu as well and he was born in the. Mahatma gandhi’s biography gives us a chance to look into the life of this great leader and human being this biography is a tribute to mahatma gandhi. It may be well for people in america to receive at first hand a brief account of some of those characteristics in mahatma gandhi which make him the greatest spiritual influence in indian.