MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GHANDHI.(1869-1948)
ghandhi was born in porbandar.
this method,satyagraha-"truth foce"-was highly idealistic; without rejecting the rule of law as a principal,the India should break those laws,which were unreasonable or suppressive.
while many of his fellow indian nationalists preferred the use of violent mathods against the british primarily for tactical reasons,gandhi's non-violence was a matter of principal.
the indian people called gandhiji 'mahatma',meaning great soul.at the age of 13 gandhi married kasturba,a girl the same age.
ABOUT HIS FATHER
gandhiji describes his father in his autobiography as follows:'my father was a lover of his clan,truthful,brave and generous'.
RETURN TO INDIA
DANDI - MARCH
THE GREAT RIFT
GHADHI SHOT DEAD - ON 1948