works, he created the imaginary town of Malgudi, which was in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India, where realistic characters in a typically Indian setting lived amid unpredictable events. The book ‘Waiting for the Mahatma’ written by Narayan begins in latter part of the colonial era, in the 1940’s...
Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, contributed to the fields of journalism and mass communication.
An effective communicator, Gandhi was fearless and eloquent with his words. He reached out to millions of people and convinced them of his cause. According to Chalapathi Raju, an eminent editor, Gandhi was probably...
Mahatma Gandhi- Hinduism
Hinduism is a worldwide religious belief based upon the knowledge of the Veda and the Vedic Indo-Iranian religion. It includes countless religious traditions that vary between practices. It also includes several different philosophies. Hinduism is the world’s oldest existing...
Step 1. The topic is: "My personal view of Gandhi as Mahatma."
Step 2. The key terms:
Term Questions, definitions, examples
Leadership - Achievements of goals and he influenced our destiny.
Fight against racism - He fought against...
Mahatma Gandhi was a believer of sorting out conflicts through peaceful means. Ahimsa wishes no harm to any living being, whether human or not. It included not only a lack of physical harm to one’s opponents, but also a lack of hatred or towards them. Ahimsa originated from ancient...
people the world over.
Pandit Nehru was born about a hundred years ago. He was born to rich parents. His father was a public man too, Pandit Motilal Nehru. Nehruji studied in Harrow and Cambridge and studied bar. He came into contact with Mahatma Gandhi when the latter launched his struggle against...
own charm that I discovered that as the evening worn on.
We got down at the bus stop, me and my friend, and the first thing we saw was a huge Mahatma Gandhi statue. It was nicely sculpted with a determined face, a walking stick in his hand, he seemed to be ready to conquer world. As we walked down the...
a young country.
Okay.... India is young. But what about those in power? If you follow Indian politics, can you shortlist a few politicians who are below 45? (I said shortlist 'coz the list is really very short)
You might name Rahul Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Omar Abdullah, Sachin Pilot, Milind...
Mahatma Gandhi was a multi-faceted man, one whose writings spanned every subject under the sun, including: agriculture, education, science, sanitation, economics, literature, industry, women, children, health, family planning, religion, and, of course, politics. Many were surprised to learn of his prolific...
movement in 1947-48, beginning with the appointment of Lord Mountbatten as the last viceroy of British India, and ending with the death and funeral of Mahatma Gandhi.
The authors having interviewed many of those who were there, including Lord Mountbatten, the book gives a detailed account of the last year...
40. Is Gandhi relevant today?
Is life relevant?
Is truth relevant?
Is morality relevant?
It has become a fashion to question the relevance of Mahatma Gandhi today. I suspect the people who ask this question are the ones who are convinced that he is irrelevant and useless. I want to ask them if...
Reflections on Gandhi: Summary
"Reflection on Gandhi" was an essay written by George Orwell. In this essay he analyse Gandhi's life. The essay is a reflection on Gandhi's life.
Orwell tried to understand Gandhi by reading his autobiography called "My Experiments...
one Terrorist organization has killed two political leaders in two countries.(Mr, Ranasinghe Premadasa-President of Sri Lankai[n 1994] & Mr, Rajiv Gandhi-Prime minister of India[in 1991]). LTTE also had a political background in locally and internationally. The world 3rd largest army, Indian army also...
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his attackers, his voice rises — and his wife turns up the radio inside to mask it. “The government refuses to address problems like this business about the well because they say the caste system legally does not exist. Well, look around you. People treat animals better than us. This is not natural....
‘A Different History’ poem written by Sujata Bhatt talks about religion and language. This is because, according to Sujata Bhatt the first five lines of the first stanza ‘Great Pan is not dead; he simply migrated to India’ means God exits in everything and anywhere in everyone’s breath and even in soul...
and a revivalist for Buddhism in India. He was also the chief architect of the Indian Constitution. In 2012 he was chosen greatest Indian after Mahatma Gandhi in a nationwide poll held by History TV and CNN-IBN.
Born into a poor Mahar (considered an Untouchable caste) family, Ambedkar campaigned...
What I find most interesting about Mahatma Gandhi and his life and work is how he was a very spiritual leader to many people and people looked up to him as one of their hero’s. Mahatma Gandhi was considered a father of the Indian Independence...
lower secondary level, and in a few states education is free up to the higher secondary stage.
Higher education system in India is imparted through about 180 universities and neatly 4500 colleges. In addition there are several institutions imparting specialized knowledge and technical skills. Since education...
Aroused by the massacre of Amritsar in 1919, Gandhi devoted his life to gaining India’s independence from Great Britain. As the dominant figure used his persuasive philosophy of non-violent confrontation, he inspired political activists with many persuasions throughout the world (Andrews...
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Gandhi Essay 2012
The Great Soul, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, is amid history’s elite class of freedom fighters. Not only is Gandhi regarded as the father of India, he is revered a worldwide leader. He pioneered mass civil disobedience firmly founded in complete nonviolence. He was a mediocre student...
Relevance of Gandhi in Modern Times |
by Rajen Barua | |
Looking at the present state of affairs in India, the birthplace of Gandhi, one would probably surmise that Gandhism, whatever the term may mean, cannot have any relevance in modern times. Gandhi is called the Father of the Nation...
god's.In indian culture she is shraddha, tbe quintessence of fortitude, the grihalakshmi, tbe honour and fortune of the home.
Our great leader mahatma ganghi '' if you educate a man you educate a individual if you educate a women you educate a entire family''.Women as a mother render her all quality...
Leah Chua February 6, 2008
Grammar and Composition
Gandhi’s Autobiography, an abridged version of Mahatma Gandhi’s writings, captures Gandhi’s personally-penned excerpts of the less-publicized experiments during his life. His novel method of civil disobedience and other lessons of...
Mahatma Gandhi and Nonviolent Resistance
In this paper, I would like to examine the movie ‘’Ghandi”. Mohandas Gandhi was born in 1869 in India which was a colony of the British Empire. The life of young Mohandas centered on his mother, who taught him about the Hindu doctrine of...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, pronounced 2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement. A pioneer of satyagraha, or resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience—a philosophy firmly founded upon ahimsa, or...
February 20, 2013
Gandhi And The Gita
Mahatma Gandhi was a prominent leader in Indian nationalism during British-ruled India. He was a firm believer in non-violent, civil disobedience and lead inspirational movements across the world. Mahatma Gandhi's commentaries on the Gita are regarded in India...
(Merriam-Webster). There are two types of heroes, epic heroes and modern heroes. Odysseus, one of the most famous epic heroes ever, will be compared to Mahatma Gandhi, a modern day hero, to see if there really is a large gap separating the two types. However, one thing is certain, modern heroes can be identical...
left her home in Britain to live and work with Mohandas Gandhi, the leader of the Indian independence movement. She devoted her life to human development, the advancement of Gandhi's principles and the freedom struggle in India. In doing so, Gandhi gave her the name Mirabehn, after Meera Bai, the great...
What makes Gandhi still relevant
By L S Rengarajan
Mahatma Gandhi is still relevant in today’s modern world. There was a time when people associated the practicing of non-violence with 'rishis' of ancient times. It was thought that non-violence was suitable only for 'sanyasis' and 'sadhus'...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi |
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1940s |
Born | 2 October 1869(1869-10-02)
Porbandar, Kathiawar Agency, British India |
Died | 30 January 1948 (aged 78)
New Delhi, Union of India |
Cause of death | Assassination |
Resting place | Rajghat in New...
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“Be the change you want to see in the world.”
Mahatma Gandhi quote
Most Americans know little about Hinduism and few imagine that the values of Hinduism had any influence on the development of American society. But what little they do know of Hinduism is most likely derived from their knowledge of Mahatma Gandhi. Few Americans realize that Gandhi's teachings and life's...
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in the world are the great Mahatma Gandhi, Bhagwan Mahaveer, John Dear, Malala Yousafzai, Martin Luther King, and Martin Luther King Jr...
Without Mahatma Gandhi’s countless sacrifices and peaceful efforts India would not be where it is today. The willingness Mahatma Gandhi and his fellow advocates...
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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi |
Born | 2 October 1869(1869-10-02)
Porbandar, Bombay Presidency, British India |
Died | 30 January 1948(1948-01-30) (aged 78)
New Delhi, Union of India |
Cause of death | Assassination (three...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as mahatma Gandhi, was a Indian
nationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonviolent
Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for
home rule. He believed and dedicated his life...
is considered to be the central icon of modern Hindu nationalist political parties. His last years were clouded with accusations of involvement in Mahatma Gandhi's assassination.
Savarkar's revolutionary activities began when studying in India and England, where he founded student societies and publications...
March 30, 2008
Satyagraha and Western Society?
Mahatma Gandhi was one of the most influential leaders during his time. His ideas were all formed through a mixture of different religions and philosophies. He used these various influences to form...
INDIA OF MY DREAMS
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India of my dreams
India got Independence on 15th August 1947, after the struggle of great freedom fighter who lost their lives and...
MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GANDHI
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Budda and Gandhi
Siddhartha Gautama was a devoted spiritual teacher and is considered as the founder of the Buddhism faith. Within the Buddhist faith, Siddhartha Gautama is the Supreme “Buddha” meaning “awakened one" or "the enlightened one" and is often considered within the religion of Hinduism...
The movie Gandhi is about Mohandas K. Gandhi, the great Indian political leader who used nonviolent resistance to win the Indian subcontinent's freedom from the British Empire. He was British-trained lawyer, who forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence....
Zedong, his goal was the spreading of democracy using nonviolent tactics throughout his nation as well as across the world; this leader was Gandhi. Mahatma Gandhi was a rebel, who successfully gained a large following and much support without formulating any violent war plans, or issuing violent attacks...
Gandhi leads civil disobedience
On March 12, 1930, Indian independence leader Mohandas Gandhi begins a defiant march to the sea in protest of the British monopoly on salt, his boldest act of civil disobedience yet against British rule in India.
Britain’s Salt Acts prohibited Indians from...
Gandhi / Thoreau
There are multiple similarities between Thoreau’s philosophies and Mahatma Gandhi’s beliefs. For example, Gandhi believed that all men were created equal and he was completely against the idea of slavery. Thoreau would have completely agreed with him because he too thought that everyone...
MAHATMA GANDHI AS MY IDEAL OF LIFE
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 in Porbandar, India. He became one of the most respected spiritual and political leaders of the 1900's. Gandhi is honored by his people as the father of the Indian Nation. The Indian people called Gandhi Mahatma...
GIVE LOVE GET LOVE
. Actually my topic is give love and get love. First I would like to give an introduction about love, a feeling that is felt by people who don’t like to fight or harass other people for the reason, themselves. It is not felt by people who are selfish. It is not felt by people who...
historical empire of ancient India. The other duo was that of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru who were instrumental in laying the base of a modern Indian state and giving shape to ideas in the realm of education, culture and democracy.1
Gandhi founded the Satyagraha Ashram after returning from South Africa...
GANDHI: HIS LIFE AND MESSAGE FOR THE WORLD
I. Early years
A. Born 1869, died 1948, a seaside town in Western India
B. Shy, not much of a student
C. Married at age 13 to another 13-year-old, Kasturbai
D. Lived in an extended family
“I lost no time in assuming the authority of a husband,” Kasturbai...
(a) Kyoto (b) Algiers
(c) Post said (d) Hanoi
11. .YAKSHAGANA. is the dance style of :
(a) Kerela (b) Anadhra Pradesh
(c) Karnatka (d) Tamil Nadu
12. Match the following :
List I List II
(a) M. Jagannath 1. World Bank
(b) M. V. Kamat 2. Prasar Bharti
COMPARISON BETWEEN THE IMAGES OF ‘GANDHI’ IN KANTHAPURA AND WAITING FOR THE MAHATMA
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The novel WAITING FOR THE MAHATMA deals with the story of a...
skills to be a leader and skills develop through the life learning experiences. We have many examples of born leaders as well as made leaders. Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Martin Luther King were few of the leaders who make their way to be a leader through their dedication...
firm” handle” as to what is realistic, in nature to reach out for and attempt to attain (Erickson, 1969, Psycho-Biographical Study of The Life of Mahatma Gandhi). I am fully aware that life is short, and that it is folly too have “dreams” that are not realistic. I know what it is I am able to handle. That...
The Story of My Experiments the Truth
Gandhi played a major role in the development of nonviolence and peaceful activities. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of India and the Indian independence movement. He had many followers, and taught...
Independence did not succeed, but the beginning of the twentieth century was the start of the greatest struggle for independence India has ever known with Mahatma Gandhi as a head. On August 15th, 1947 India became independent from the British Crown and by the 1950 it became the Republic of India with its own newly...
The Life And Times Of Mahatma Ghandi
Late at night on a train to the country of South Africa an Indian man, in first class, was asked to leave the section he was sitting in, because of his colour. This man argued for his right to ride in first class, since he had paid for the ticket. The Indian...
Mohandas Gandhi more commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi meaning great soul is considered as a hero throughout our history. A hero is a person who shows courage and bravery and inspires everyone with its selfless nature; they perform good deeds and are admired for their noble work. Mahatma Gandhi, who is...
Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka
The Tamil Tigers immigrated to Sri Lanka from southern India and made up ten to fifteen percent of the population. The Tigers were the minority when compared to the Sinhalese, who represented seventy-five percent of the population. Right away there was ethnic conflict due...