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 purpose of this paper is to analyze the achievement of mahatma gandhi mahatma's name is mohandas karamchand gandhi gandhi was a indian political and spiritual a abstinence and spiritual life most of his fights his non -violent movement led to india's independence from the imperial british rule doing my. Mohandas gandhi leo peters section 567-01 mid-term paper this essay will be about the life and accomplishments of mohandas karamchand gandhi and will also discuss civil gandhi was the most well-known spiritual and political leader during india's independence movement born in india, gandhi spent a large. Although the 1942 'quit india' movement was hardly peaceful, gandhi's 'do or die' address inspired a nation to unify against its british colonizers but they hadn't abandoned the fight, especially one of their most notable members: mohandas “mahatma” karamchand gandhi the spiritual and political. If it were not for gandhi's leadership, many more lives would have been lost, and perhaps there would have been many more 'indias' ie india would have according to me, the importance of mahatma gandhi in indian independence movement should not be seen with respect to time it took to achieve or the ease with.
Early life and education mohandas karamchand gandhi was born to a hindu family on 2 october 1869, in porbandar, gujarat, india he was the last child of karamchand gandhi, his father and his father's fourth wife putlibai his father belonged to the merchant caste his early schooling was in nearby. The purpose of this paper is to analyze the achievement of mahatma gandhi mahatma's name is mohandas karamchand gandhi gandhi was a indian political and spiritual mahatma gandhi aroused by the massacre of amritsar in 1919, gandhi devoted his life to gaining india's independence from great britain as the. Mahatma gandhi (october 2, 1869 to january 30, 1948) was the leader of india's non-violent independence movement against british rule and in south africa who advocated for the civil rights of indians born in porbandar, india, gandhi studied law and organized boycotts against british institutions in.
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Mohandas gandhi's reputation as the indian spiritual and political leader who coordinated and led a successful national struggle for independence against british imperial rule on the strength of a non-violent movement survives largely intact the legend of mahatma gandhi has it that he returned to india from south africa in. Mohandas karamchand gandhi, hindu reformer and nationalist leader, was looked upon as a saint by millions of his followers, who bestowed upon him the of the worst sources of injustice to the indians living in south africa, gandhi returned to his native land and threw himself into support of the home rule movement.
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Mohandas gandhi was a leader for indian civil rights and was the face of india's push for independence from british control mohandas karamchand gandhi is born in porbandar on the northwest coast of india the trip becomes a major turning point for him as he devotes his life to the pursuit of equality and justice.
Early life mohandas karamchand gandhi was born on october 2, 1869, at porbandar, in the present-day indian state of gujarat his father was the dewan ( chief minister) of invested with all the authority of the indian national congress (inc or congress party), gandhi turned the independence movement into a massive. South africa was the crucible that forged gandhi's identity as a political activist and was an important prelude to his return to india, where he played a pivotal role in securing its independence from british rule in august 1947 mohandas karamchand gandhi (his birth name) arrived in south africa in 1893 at the relatively. The saint was none other than mohandas karamchand gandhi on his way home to india after 21 years in south africa gandhi's life was one of complexities, contradictions and ironies: he was the apostle of non-violence mowed down by an assassin's bullet a deeply religious individual who fought.
In india he belongs to the lineage of ascetic saints who have never ceased in the eyes of vast numbers of hindus to represent the highest form of human life on earth his title of the mahatma makes him heir to a great company of religious teachers, mystics and devotees in the murals at india house gandhi. Mohandas karamchand gandhi was an indian lawyer who became the primary leader of india's independence movement better known as mahatma gandhi, he not only led india to independence from british rule but also inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world in several other. On 8 august 1942 at the all-india congress committee session in bombay, mohandas karamchand gandhi launched the 'quit india' movement the next day, gandhi, nehru and many other leaders of the indian national congress were arrested by the british government disorderly and non-violent demonstrations took.