Mahatma gandhi strode the indian national movement like a colossus and india gained its independence under his unquestioned leadership it will be no exaggeration and in fact the truth to say. Mohandas karamchand gandhi (/ ˈ ɡ ɑː n d i, ˈ ɡ æ n d i / [needs gujarati ipa] hindustani: [ˈmoːɦəndaːs ˈkərəmtʃənd ˈɡaːndʱi] ( listen) 2 october 1869 - 30 january 1948) was an indian activist who was the leader of the indian independence movement against british rule. Mahatma gandhi was born mohandas karamchand gandhi on october 2nd, 1869 in porbandar, india gandhi became one of the most known and loved spiritual and political leaders of the 1900's he helped the indian people become free from the british rule, though through a nonviolent opposition. Mohandas karamchand gandhi  was born on 2 october 1869  to a 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's experiences in the military, as a lawyer, and as an individual residing in england, south africa, and india led gandhi to develop his authentic leadership qualities gandhi's birthday is a national holiday in india due to the great service to his people he had done (mohandas, 1948.
A national hero is a person who always looks after the welfare of the nation they dedicate their life for progress of a nation so my favorite national leader is gandhiji who strove hard to gain independence for india. Mohandas gandhi though he never held office, many indian people consider mohandas gandhi to be the father of their country the british had controlled the indian subcontinent for more than a century by the 1940s, but gandhi led his followers in non-violent protests that forced the british to turn over power to the indian people. Lessons from the salt march gandhi's demands were ridiculed and his settlement with the british disappointed many but the salt march was a key symbolic win that spurred india's independence movement toward victory. This week pradeep chakravarthy, of the infosys leadership institute, and i will suggest two key leadership lessons from gandhi i think it very good for us in north america and europe to look more.
Essay on mahatma gandhi mahatma gandhi was born in the porbandar city of gujarat in october 2nd, 1869 his father name is karamchand gandhi, the diwan of porbandar, and his wife, putlibai since his mother was a hindu of the pranami vaishnava order, gandhi learned the tenets of non-injury to living beings, vegetarianism, fasting, mutual. The transformational leadership of gandhi influenced his followers as he instilled admiration, respect, trust, and loyalty amongst them via the nonviolent protests leading to a change in their heart, mind, clarified purposes, enlarged vision and firm beliefs, values and principles (schyns & schilling, 2011,p143. Mohandas karamchand gandhi  was born on 2 october 1869  to a 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. Later in his life, mohandas gandhi was given the spiritual title mahatma gandhi, or great soul gandhi, because of the honor given him for his spiritual and social leadership.
- mahatma gandhi mohandas karamchand gandhi was born in porbandar, india, on october 2, 1869 although his father was a chief minister for the maharaja of porbandar, the family came from the traditional caste of grocers (the name gandhi means grocer. 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. Gandhi is a 1982 epic historical drama film based on the life of mohandas karamchand gandhi, the leader of india's non-violent, non-cooperative independence movement against the united kingdom's rule of the country during the 20th century. Mahatma gandhi 1869-1948 mohandas karamchand gandhi was born on 2 october 1869 in porbandar, a coastal town in present-day gujarat, india his father, karamchand gandhi (1822-1885), who belonged to the hindu modh community, was the diwan (prime minister) of porbander state, a small princely state in the kathiawar agency of british india. Photo of mohandas gandhi born in western india, gandhi was married at the age of 13 in an arranged child marriage as a teenager, gandhi traveled to india to register as a barrister to better ensure his position of leadership in his family.
The mahatma, the great soul, endures in the best part of our minds, where our ideals are kept: the embodiment of human rights and the creed of nonviolence mohandas karamchand gandhi is something. Mahatma gandhi was released from prison in february 1924, and now chose to devote his attention to the promotion of home-spun cloth (khadi ), and the abolition of untouchability for several years after the non-cooperation movement ended, mahatma gandhi focused on his social reform work. Life of mohandas karamchand gandhi in eight volumes, chaman nahal 's gandhi quartet, and pyarelal and sushila nayyar with their mahatma gandhi in 10 volumes the 2010 biography, great soul: mahatma gandhi and his struggle with india by joseph lelyveld contained controversial material speculating about gandhi's sexual life.
Mohandas gandhi, sometimes called by the honorary title 'mahatma' gandhi, was the leading figure of the indian independence movement throughout the 20th century gandhi has become well-known for. Gandhi transformed the indian national congress—the premier organization of the nationalist movement—into an instrument for dynamic change he established a network of affiliated institutions dedicated to extensive welfare programs basic to the political objective of national independence. Gandhi's involvement in the leadership of the indian national congress was episodic, and he would sometimes withdraw for long periods of time to focus on other aspects of his work. An extremely detailed chronology of the events in the life of mohandas gandhi from 1915, when gandhi sailed from south africa to india for the last time, to 1948, when gandhi was shot and killed in delhi erikson, erik h gandhi's truth: on the origins of militant nonviolence new york: norton, 1969 gandhi, mahatma.
Mahatma gandhi practiced law for 20 years until he quit to devote all of his time and energy into public services and independence for india when the white male on the train, he could of just given up then and there. Mahatma gandhi is known as the father of india his birth date is celebrated as a national holiday in india - gandhi jayanti he devoted his life to the cause of indian independence from the british empire. Mohandas karamchand gandhi ( hindustani: ) (2 october 1869 - 30 january 1948) was the leader of the indian independence movement against british rule employing nonviolent civil disobedience , gandhi led india to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. This video is unavailable watch queue queue watch queue queue.