Widely known as mahatma or great soul, mohandas karamchand gandhi is considered one of history's great political pacifists he is remembered nearly as much for his austere persona (frail, bespectacled, clad only in a draped loincloth) as his political achievements. Rm, mahatma gandhi - mohandas karamchand gandhi, not moved, 12 june 2013, talk:mahatma gandhi/archive 12#requested move (june 2013) see also talk:mahatma gandhi/mahatma vs mohandas a fact from this article was featured on wikipedia's main page in the on this day section on january 30, 2018. Find biography of mahatma gandhi, his early days, initiation into public movements, struggle for india's independence, non-cooperation movement, civil disobedience movement, dandi march, quit india movement, and satyagraha etc of mohandas karamchand gandhi. It was the third phase of indian nationalism that witnessed the rise of mohandas karamchand gandhi, as the man who took the country by storm with his novel political ideologies centered on the. 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 the leader of the nationalist movement against the british rule of india as such, he came to be considered the father of his country.
Mohandas karamchand gandhi (/ ˈ ɡ ɑː n d i, ˈ ɡ æ n-/ [needs gujarati ipa] hindustani: [ˈmoːɦənd̪aːs ˈkərəmtʃənd̪ ˈɡaːnd̪ʱi] ( listen) 2 october 1869 – 30 january 1948) was an indian activist who was the leader of the indian independence movement against british rule. Mohandas karamchand gandhi (1869-1948) was an indian revolutionary religious leader who used his religious power for political and social reform although he held no governmental office, he was the prime mover in the struggle for independence of the world's second-largest nation. Upon his death, mohandas k gandhi was hailed by the london times as “the most influential figure india has produced for generations” (“mr gandhi”) gandhi protested against racism in south africa and colonial rule in india using nonviolent resistance.
Gandhism is a body of ideas that describes the inspiration, vision and the life work of mohandas gandhi it is particularly associated with his contributions to the idea of nonviolent resistance, sometimes also called civil resistance the two pillars of gandhism are truth and non-violence. Mohandas gandhi was, and still is, a deeply popular icon and inspiration to many indians since he took charge of the freedom struggle and the indian national congress in 1918 he was lovingly reverred as mahatma, or great soul by millions of people. Mahatma gandhi was the leader of indian independence movement against british rule he was born on 2 october 1969 in porbandar, porbandar state, kathiawar agency, bombay presidency, british india (now gujarat, india. Indian nationalist leader mahatma gandhi (born mohandas karamchand gandhi) was born on october 2, 1869, in porbandar, kathiawar, india, which was then part of the british empire wife and family. Mahatma gandhi age, wiki, biography, caste, wife, son, family mahatma gandhi was the leader of indian independence movement against british rule he was born on 2 october 1969 in porbandar.
Indian nationalist leader mahatma gandhi (born mohandas karamchand gandhi) was born on october 2, 1869, in porbandar, kathiawar, india, which was then part of the british empire wife and. Mohandas karamchand gandhi mohandas karamchand gandhi (1869-1948) was an indian revolutionary religious leader who used his religious power for political and social reform although he held no governmental office, he was the prime mover in the struggle for independence of the world's second-largest nation.
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 rights of citizenship in the british crown colony of natal, were in duty bound to defend it he raised an ambulance corps of 1,100 volunteers, out of whom 300 were free indians and the rest indentured labourers. Mohandas karamchand gandhi  was born on 2 october 1869  in porbandar, a coastal town which was then part of the bombay presidency, british india  he was born in his ancestral home, now known as kirti mandir [ 11 . Mohandas (mahatma) gandhi, the gujarati barrister who had returned from living for many years in south africa shortly after the war started, was recognized throughout india as one of the most-promising leaders of the congress party. Mohandas karamchand gandhi was born on 2 october 1869 into a gujarati hindu modh baniya family in porbandar (also known as sudamapuri), a coastal town on the kathiawar peninsula and then part of the small princely state of porbandar in the kathiawar agency of the indian empire.
Gandhi, mohandas karamchand (1994) the collected works of mahatma gandhi publications division, ministry of information and broadcasting, govt of india isbn 978-81-230-0239-2 (100 volumes) free online access from gandhiserve gandhi, mohandas karamchand (1940) an autobiography or the story of my experiments with truth (2 ed) ahmedabad: navajivan publishing house. Gandhi was born 2 october 1869, in porbandar, in the western part of india, to karamchand gandhi, chief minister of porbandar, and his wife putlibai, a devout hindu at the age of 18, gandhi began training as a lawyer in england after completing his barrister’s degree he returned to india in 1891, but was unable to find well-paid work.