Mohandas Ghandi

Mohandas Ghandi - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi also known as...

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as mahatma Gandhi, was a Indian M nationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonviolent revolution. r Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule. r He believed and dedicated his life to demonstrating that both individuals and nations owe n it to themselves to stay free, and to allow the same freedom to others. Gandhi was one of o the gentlest of men, a devout and almost mystical Hindu, but he had and iron core of o determination. Nothing could change his convictions. Some observers called him a d master politician. Others believed him a saint. m Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule. r He worked to reconcile all classes and religious sects. Gandhi meant not only technical t self-government but also self-reliance. After World War I, in which he played an active a part in recruiting campaigns, he launched his movement of passive resistance to Great G Britain. When the Britain government failed to make amends, Gandhi established an B organized campaign of noncooperation. Through India, streets were blocked by o squatting Indians who refused to rise even when beaten by the police. He declared he h would go to jail even die before obeying anti-Asian Law. Gandhi was arrested, but the t British were soon forced to release him. Economic independence for India, involving the i complete boycott of British goods, was made a result of Gandhi's self-ruling movement. m The economic aspects of the movement were serious, for the exploitation of Indian T villagers by British industrialists has resulted in extreme poverty in the country
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