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Known as the Great Soul – Mahatma Gandhi

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Known as the Great Soul – Mahatma Gandhi

Known as the Great Soul – Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi history

Known as the Great Soul – Mahatma Gandhi – Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was a hero as well as a political and spiritual leader of India. He belonged to Hinduism, of which I am one. Mohandas gave India independence by non-violent resistance. He felt that Indians, especially South Africans, were treated unfairly by foreigners. Gandhi was born on 2 October 1869 in Porbandar, Kathiawar, now known as Gujarat. Gandhi passed away on 30 January 1948 at the age of 78. Mahatma Gandhi was brought up in India near Rajkot where he did most of his studies.

Known as the Great Soul - Mahatma Gandhi

In 1818, Mahatma Gandhi left his wife and son in London to pursue a law degree. Later in 1818, Gandhi went to South Africa for a job and found that there were many prejudices against Indians. So Gandhi started protesting and eventually became the hero who inspired millions. The three main qualities that define Mahatma Gandhi as a hero are his strong leadership, simplicity and bravery.

Leadership was Mahatma Gandhi’s greatest virtue. One way he showed leadership was to encourage people in his village to wear Holmes clothes. Holmes was Mahatma Gandhi’s favorite hobby. Introducing Homson in your village will boost the village economy. The poor got employment to build homes for the poor and rural people and for people from outside their own villages. This reduced poverty in Mahatma Gandhi’s village. Moreover, Gandhi ended the issue of discrimination against the untouchables. At that time Hindus were discriminating against untouchables, they were their own but there were very few people in the caste system.

There is another term to describe untouchable, poor, less educated people who don’t really fit the middle class. Mahatma Gandhi made Hindus aware of what the British untouchables were doing to them. Hindus know what we are doing for the untouchables. Last but not least, the Indian independence movement under Mahatma Gandhiji was always the main reason. This movement was achieved by the Mahatmas in 1947. This movement took place because India was ruled by the British and they wanted Mahatma Gandhi to be independent. That is why Mahatma Gandhi showed a lot of leadership skills which made him a hero

The simplicity shown by Mahatma Gandhi is the second-best quality. Mahatma Gandhi believed in living a simple life. He wanted a simple life with the ordinary he needed. Although he was a barrister, he had no pride. He dressed like a poor man, and he wore only a holster made of khadi. He was a vegetarian and then he was a fruiterer; He did not eat for many days and complained. He was also a man of truth because he did what he said and did.

Believing in the truth, he wrote The Story of My Experiments with Truth. Moreover, he did many things, yet he claimed to be a common man: “I claim that a man below average is not a man.” This quote tells the reader that he did not want to be known as Gandhiji, he did not think that everyone worshiped him and he was just proving to be an average person like others. In addition, the one who made him a hero can make anyone a hero, only if he has the desire to do the right thing, and only if he believes in truth, non-violence and peace among others. As a result, Gandhi believed that simplicity and truth could make anyone a hero.

Another quality that describes Mahatma Gandhi is valor. Mahatma Gandhi did a lot of great deeds which shows how brave he was. The first example of their bravery is the Dandi March. The Dandi March was an Indian march for Mahatma Gandhiji’s salt. This was the first anti-British act and the beginning of India’s independence movement. Mahatma Gandhi broke the British salt law and was imprisoned for many years. More than enough Indians and with Mahatma Gandhi’s support, the Dandi March reduced the salt tax people had to pay. Mahatma Gandhi was also very brave to fight and sacrifice himself for his country. He was beaten many times by the British but he did not say a word.

He did not treat them violently. Because he was a firm believer in non-violence. In the end, Mahatma Gandhi did the right thing and showed bravery. He believed that things could be done with love, not with war, which would certainly lead to peace. For many years until his death, he believed in his own principles and believed that the only way to end hatred and war was through peace and love. For that reason, Mahatma Gandhi is the true hero of all because of his bravery and what he did for the independence of India.

Mahatma Gandhi life story (1869-1948)

Mohandas Karamchand Mahatma Gandhi was born on October 2, 1969. On Porbandar on the coast of present day Gujarat. His father Karamchand Gandhi (1-2–1–8585), a member of the Hindu Modh community, was the Diwan (Prime Minister) of Porbandar, a small state in the Kathiawar Agency of British India.

Social status

Mahatma Gandhi was born into the second largest ruling caste in Hindu society. Modern Porbandar, India

As a young person (approximately 15 years old)

His schooling was at nearby Rajkot, where his father was an advisor to the local ruler or prime minister. In May 1883, 13-year-old Mohandas was married to 14-year-old Kasturbai Makhanji in a marriage of children. In 1885, when Mahatma  Gandhi was 1 year old, the couple had their first child, but lived only a few days; Then teen years

On 4 September 1888, less than a month after his 1st birthday, Mahatma Gandhi traveled to London, England to study law and train as a barrister at University College London. In London, the capital of the Imperial, in the presence of Jain monk Becharji, he was influenced by his promise to abide by the Hindu precepts of motherhood, meat, alcohol, and innocence.

London Years 1888-1891

Mahatma Gandhi experimented with the adoption of “English” customs – for example taking dance lessons – but he could not swallow the vegetarian food provided by his owners and was always hungry until he found some vegetarian restaurants in London. Impressed by Salt’s book, he joined the Vegetarian Society, was elected to its executive committee, and began a local basewater chapter.  Some of the vegetarians who visited him were members of the Theosophical Society, which was founded in 1775. Was devoted to the study of Buddhist and Hindu literature. He encouraged Mahatma Gandhi to join in translating as well as reading the Bhagavad Gita in the original language. Having previously shown little interest in religion, he became interested in religious thought and began to study both Hindu and Christian scriptures.

Attempts to establish a career in India: 1891-1893 His attempts to establish law and order in Mumbai failed. Later, after failing to get a part-time job as a high school teacher, he returned to Rajkot and was forced to do business while running after a British officer. In his autobiography, he cites the incident as a failed attempt to lobby on behalf of his older brother. It was in this context that in April 1939, he accepted a one-year contract from Dada Abdullah & Co., an Indian company, based in Natal’s Colony, then part of the British Empire in South Africa.

Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa: 1893-1914

In South Africa, Mahatma Gandhi had to face discrimination among Indians. He was thrown off a train in Pietermaritzburg after refusing to go from first class to third class coach while taking a valid first-class ticket from the first class. While traveling on the stagecoach, the driver beat him up for refusing to provide space for a European passenger. This incident became a turning point in his life, leading to social injustice and subsequent social action.

Mahatma Gandhi serving in the Ambulance Corps during the Boer War.

Known as the Great Soul - Mahatma Gandhi

Mature Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa and his wife Kasturba in South Africa (1902) South Africa Years Gandhi and his legal associates. Gandhi and his South African friends. Boer War 1 1899-1-1222 and 1903. In the Zulu War of, Gandhi served and led the Ambulance Corps unit. By supporting the British government, Gandhi expected Indians in South Africa to be granted full citizenship, a goal he did not achieve.

Struggle for Indian Independence

Returned to India in 1915

In 1915, Mahatma Gandhi returned to India from South Africa. He spoke at a session of the Indian National Congress, but it was mainly at that time that Gopal Krishna Gokhale, the eminent leader of the Congress party, introduced him to Indian problems, politics and the Indian people.

Mahatma Gandhi plays a leading role in communicating with his followers and promoting a community of Gandhians on the train.

Role in World War I

April April 1918. In, late in the First World War, Mahatma Gandhi was invited by the Viceroy to a war conference in Delhi. Perhaps to show his support for the empire and to help his cause for India’s independence, Mahatma Gandhi agreed to actively recruit Indians for war efforts. Contrary to the opposition of the Zulu War of 1901 and the First World War of 1914, when he recruited volunteers for ambulance courses, Mahatma Gandhi tried to recruit combatants.

In 1918, thousands of landless surfers, laborers and poor farmers in Champaran district of Bihar state were forced to grow indigo and other cash crops instead of the food they needed for their livelihood. Mahatma Gandhi proposed satyagraha-non-violence, collective civil disobedience. When it was strictly non-violent, Mahatma Gandhi was proposing action, the real rebellion that was killing the tyrants in India. He was arrested by police on charges of inciting unrest and was ordered to leave the province, leading to his main attack. Millions protested and protested outside the court, jail and outside the court, demanding his release, which the court reluctantly did.

In 1818, he led the Kheda Satyagraha.

Mahatma Gandhi’s strategy

Mahatma Gandhi acted as his “weapon” in the struggle against the British as non-cooperation, non-violence and peaceful resistance. In Punjab, the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of civilians by British troops (also known as the Amritsar massacre) hit the country hard, leading to public outrage and violence. Mahatma Gandhi criticized both the actions of the British Raj and the retaliatory violence against Indians. When he was arrested, he continued his non-violent protest with a hunger strike.

Mahatma Gandhi salt march

On Mahatma Gandhi Dandi March : Mahatma Gandhi is invited to speak in London. Mahatma Gandhi became internationally renowned, so the British government was arrested for not being able to afford to harm him or kill him (including death by self-imposed starvation). He became a world-renowned figure, never doing anything violent. The British could not ignore him; They had to talk to him.

Mahatma Gandhi was arrested on March 10, 1922, tried for treason and sentenced to six years in prison. He began his sentence on March 1, 1922. On February 1, 1924, he was released for 2 operations for pendicitis and worked for only 2 years. Apart from Gandhi’s collective personality, the Indian National Congress, while in jail, split into several factions and split into two. On the contrary, co-operation between Hindus and Muslims, who were at the peak of the non-violence campaign, was breaking down. Gandhi tried to resolve these differences in a number of ways, including a three-week fast in the autumn of 1924, but with limited success.

Mahatma Gandhi is on a hunger strike.

World War II was hampering the independence process. After a long deliberation, Mahatma Gandhi declared that India could not take part in the war for democratic freedom, but that freedom was denied by India. As the war progressed, Mahatma Gandhi intensified his demand for independence and drafted a resolution demanding that the British leave India. This was the most definite revolt of Mahatma Gandhi and the Congress party, the aim of which was to get the British out of India.

Mahatma Gandhi lived a very simple life Mahatma Gandhi yarn thread Gandhi is reading a newspaper Room of Mahatma Gandhi in Sabarmati Ashram too old, but still together Freedom  On August 1, 1947, when the moment of independence came, Mahatma Gandhi was nowhere to be seen, although Nehru and the entire Constituent Assembly were to greet him as the ‘Father of the Nation’, the architect of Indian independence.

The partition between India and Pakistan.

Become Hindu and Sikh refugees have entered the capital since the formation of Pakistan and there is an atmosphere of great anger that easily translates violence against Muslims. This was partly an attempt to put an end to the killings in Delhi, and in part to the bloodshed that has claimed more than 1.0 million lives, and to disperse less than 11 million people. , Mahatma Gandhiji was about to start the last fast of his life. The fast came to an end when representatives of all communities showed readiness to live in “perfect love” and signed a statement that the lives, property and faith of Muslims would be protected.

End of Great Soul

Mahatma Gandhi characteristically denied extra security, and no one could deny his desire to allow useless wandering. In the evening of January 1, 1948, Mahatma Gandhi met Vallabhbhai Patel, Deputy Prime Minister of India and his close associate in the freedom struggle, and then offered prayers. Mahatma Gandhi started walking towards the garden where he had held the prayer meeting.

Going to the steps of the stage, Mahatma Gandhi tied his hands and greeted his audience; At that moment a young man approached him and pushed Manu aside. Nathuram Godse leaned down in the air, pulled a revolver out of his pocket and shot Mahatma Gandhi three times in the chest.

Inspiring Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

inspiring Gandhi quotes - Happiness

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong.

An ounce of practice is worth a thousand words.

A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

inspiring Gandhi quotes - Live learn

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served.

If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.

 

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

inspiring Gandhi quotes - Gentle shake

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.

Hate the sin, love the sinner.

Glory lies in the attempt to reach one’s goal and not in reaching it.

Whenever you are confronted with an opponent, conquer him with love.

Permanent good can never be the outcome of untruth and violence.

The future depends on what you do today.

To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.

It’s the action, not the fruit of the action, that’s important. You have to do the right thing. It may not be in your power, may not be in your time, that there’ll be any fruit. But that doesn’t mean you stop doing the right thing. You may never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result.

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

You don’t know who is important to you until you actually lose them.

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.

You may never know what results come of your actions, but if you do nothing, there will be no results.

I cannot conceive of a greater loss than the loss of one’s self-respect.

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.


Friday , 2 October Gandhi Jayanti 2020 in India

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