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Mahatma Gandhi

Hindi poem about Mahatma Gandhi

Author: Kamla Prasad Chaurasia > L.I.G. - 20, Old Subhash Nagar, Bhopal

Hindi Poem

Last Updated On: Tuesday, October 2, 2012


Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 30 January 1948) was the pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of India during the Indian independence movement. He was the pioneer of satyagraha - resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience, firmly founded upon ahimsa or total non-violence - which led India to independence and has inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. Gandhi is commonly known around the world as Mahatma Gandhi, and in India also as Bapu. He is officially honoured in India as the Father of the Nation; his birthday, 2 October, is commemorated there as Gandhi Jayanti, a national holiday, and worldwide as the International Day of Non-Violence.


Sabarmati ke sant, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of India, Satyagraha resistance, Ahimsa, Non-violence, Led India to independence, Mahatma Gandhi, Gandhi Jayanti, A national holiday, International Day of Non-Violence, Movements for civil rights