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  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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    Mahatma Gandhi was a man of faith and great conviction. Mohandas Gandhi, Whom most people know as Mahatma, meaning "Great Soul”, dedicated most of his life to free his motherland by using peace and love to a vast extent rather than war and destruction. Gandhi founded Satyagraha, a new peaceful way to raise his voice. Gandhi was very well educated and helped the oppressed Indian community of South Africa. He came up with a policy of non-violent resistance called Satyagraha or 'devotion to truth’.

  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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    Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was a person who had a cause to act, acted instead of being acted upon, and not only influenced India and South Africa, but the entire world. “ French writer Romain Rolland (1866—1944) said Gandhi was as stubborn as a mule, but a “sacred mule”(qtd. in Cook). Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an extremely confident, peace loving man which is proved by the quote. Gandhi is a very important and amazingly influential person in the society we live in today. Without Gandhi’s influential

  • Mahatma Gandhi: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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    Gandhi is known as a world renown hero. He was an advocate for civil disobedience and peace which resulted in him gaining people’s respect and eventually freeing India of Britain’s control. He freed India through non-violence techniques which is why he became such an important asset to India. Gandhi was secure in himself and his ideas, which brought peace to India. Gandhi background Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, or better known as Mahatma Gandhi was an anti-war activist in India who fought for

  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: A Revolutionary Leader

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    under British rule, until Mohandas Gandhi came along. Some call him “Father of the Indian Nation”, others call him “Mahatma” meaning “great soul”, but regardless of titles, Gandhi was truly a great man, and an example of the pure love and peace we can find in every soul. Gandhi was not only a politician, but a revolutionary leader, and without his efforts, and use of satyagraha, India would not have gained the independence that it still has to this day. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2

  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi And Civil Disobedience

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    In the list of world’s history makers, the name of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi would take place at the beginning. A little brown man not only changed his motherland India, but also reshaped the world history. Many other great leaders such as Martin Luther King Jr. or Nelson Mandela followed his step of civil disobedience. Gandhi was more likely a moral leader than a political one throughout the whole world. He was neither a wealthy person, nor a president of his country, but his strong morality and

  • Mahatma Gandhi: The Life Of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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    “People like Mahatma Gandhi are born once in thousand years. They do not come into this world everyday. They are apostles of peace and non-violence. They are incarnations that descend for the welfare of the downtrodden and the poor. They walk shoulder to shoulder with the common folk. They do not like to be a class apart” (Toppo, 2012). Something about him touched hearts all over the world, people who didn’t even know where India was, didn’t know what the issues were, there was something about him

  • The Movement Of Satyagraha, By Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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    Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was many different words. He was noncooperation, civil disobedience, fasting, a political leader, a human to some, a god to others. Gandhi was truth. As the father of Satyagraha, or ‘truth-seizing’ Gandhi believed that “Satyagraha is the weapon of the strong, it admits of no violence under any circumstances whatsoever, and it even insists upon truth” (Quinn 2013: 206). The name of the movement of Satyagraha also stands for ‘soul’ or ‘love’ power. This is because the act

  • Freedom Fighters of the world MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GANDHI

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    “YOUR BELIEFS BECOME YOUR THOUGHTS, In 1915, at an age of 45 the advocate, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, returned to his home country; he had made himself a name during his time as an advocate of human rights in South Africa. After spending 21 years in South Africa - at the time a place of horrible racism which would many years later make the way for the regime known as apartheid - Gandhi had obtained an unsought awareness of how Indians were treated throughout the british empire’s colonies. The empire

  • Mahatma Gandhi: The Great Soul By Mohandas Karamchand Gandi

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    Mahatma Gandhi Mohandas Karamchand Gandi, more commonly known as Mahatma (Great soul) was born in Porbandar in Gujarat on 2 October 1869. Gandhi’s father, Karamchand Gandhi (1822-1885) was the Chief Minister of Parbandar. Gandhi’s mother, Putlibai Gandhi (1839-1891) was a deeply religious Hindu and her religious devotion meant that his upbringing was infused with the Jain pacifist teachings of mutual tolerance, non-injury to living beings and vegetarianism. It all started at the age of 18, when

  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: The Originator Of Non Violent Civil Disobedience

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    Introduction Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869 to 1948), also known as the father of India, was an active politician who fought for the independence of the country from Britain. Commonly known as Mahatma (Great Soul), Gandhi stood for the rights of the poor. Being the leader of Indian National Congress, he was the main voice of all political campaigns. Gandhi introduced new techniques of non-violent civil disobediences. Even though the national freedom was one of his key achievements, his vision was