He led a non vilent revolution in India.he gave them independence  from britian.he would set meetings and always make sure reporters were there,then during most of the meetings british troops would attack the Indian people but he ordered his followers to not attack,therefore making the british look bad and have the world force britian ti  give India independence.he was arrested one time and had ahunger strike and was freed.he inspired the Indian people independence can be accomplished without having to pick up hands.