Gandhi as I know him

by Indulal Kanaiyalal Yajnik

Publisher: Danish Mahal in Delhi

Written in English
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  • India


  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948,
  • Statesmen -- India -- Biography,
  • Nationalists -- India -- Biography,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947

About the Edition

On the life and works of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948.

Edition Notes

Microfilm. New Delhi : Library of Congress Office ; Chicago : Available from Center for Research Libraries, 1996. On 1 microfilm reel with other items ; 35 mm. (SAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ; item 11031) Master microform held by: ICRL.

Statementby Indulal K. Yajnik.
SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 11031.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-344 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL645552M
LC Control Number96910911

  'Sonia and Rajiv had no role in the Emergency'. 'I do not think Rajiv Gandhi at that stage had any influence on his mother. Indira Gandhi relied Author: Sheela Bhatt.   MIDDLE EAST, INDIA, Ma — After twenty centuries all that can be said of Christianity is that it is the world’s largest religion Author: Frank Raj. I have always admired Mr. Gandhi, but really knew very little about him. This book tells of his early life, something most biographies skip choosing to focus on his life in historical detail of colonial India, living in England and South by: Intrigued enough to want to get to know him and write a book about him. Fortunately for Neelacantan he found out that Kalyanam actually lived quite close to his house. "There were already enough books about Gandhi and so I wanted to write something different," he : Johanna Deeksha.

Gandhism is a body of ideas that describes the inspiration, vision, and the life work of Mohandas is particularly associated with his contributions to the idea of nonviolent resistance, sometimes also called civil two pillars of Gandhism are truth and non-violence. The term "Gandhism" also encompasses what Gandhi's ideas, words, and actions mean to . An odd kind of piety: The truth about Gandhi's sex life. Gandhi did not develop his censorious attitude to sex (and certainly not to marital sex) until he was in his thirties.   Mahatma Gandhi wondered what it might be made of, but did not dare ask the friend about it. He, therefore, summoned the waiter. But Mahatma Gandhi’s friend saw the movement and sternly asked across the table what was the matter. With considerable hesitation, Mahatma Gandhi told him that I wanted to inquire if the soup was a. M K Gandhi. The book that had made such an immediate and profound impact on Gandhi was John Ruskin’s seminal work Unto This Last. Originally a collection of four articles published in the Cornhill Magazine (London) and Harper’s (New York) in , they were later published in book form. A copy of the work was given to Gandhi, as a gift.

This Chapter, He Ram!!!, contains details of Gandhiji's last prayer meeting and the assassination of Gandhiji. The Story of Gandhi: In this book, The Story of Gandhi, the author Rajkumari Shanker narrates few selected events and achievements in Gandhiji's life .   Modi has also held up Gandhi, citing him along with Obama in an op-ed the two wrote in September. Obama’s visit comes days before the anniversary of Gandhi’s death on Jan. Modi did not.

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yajnik, Indulal Kanaiyalal. Gandhi as I know him. Delhi, Danish Mahal, []. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, more fondly called Mahatma Gandhi, was a voracious reader.

He had enough time, considering the amount of time he spent in jail (it's 11 years and 19 days in all). He read books on everything - Islam, Christianity, health and hygiene, childbirth, Hinduism and Hindu philosophy, fasting, vegetarianism and even the. Ramachandra Guha must have smiled when he quoted that line in his new book, the second — and final — volume of his biography of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

Few figures in history have been so. Mahatma Gandhi was one of the most influential people in the whole entire world because of his "non-action".

When ever I want my kids to know who Gandhi is it was difficult since the biography of Gandhi is obviously too difficult for kids, but this book is so easy for kids to read and they get excited about reading it. I finally did get through the book. I would like to say that it was worth it, to get to know Gandhi better.

And, that might be true if this book was the only way to get to know Gandhi, but it's not. There are many other sources to learn about him. I think it would be better to chose one of the others/5(). The book Gandhi the Man is a biography about Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi which is written by Eknath Easwaran.

In this book the writer wanted to teach people about Gandhi's early life. And how he followed the Bhagavad Gita which helped to transform him into a nonviolent and truthful person/5.

In my book I have an account of Gandhi advocating nonviolence for resisting Hitler and the great Jewish philosopher Martin Buber taking issue with him–and rightly so. So yes, the British were embarrassed in ways in which maybe a more insensitive or callous ruler might not have been.

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M.S. Swaminathan, in Chennai on Janu Gandhi is a Great of the 20th century. This book is more personal as the author had met Gandhi its focus is on Gandhi the man. It cites his speeches and how Gandhi influenced events around him. Gandhi was a doer and the method and means were everything/5.

6 Things You Might Not Know About Gandhi. Gandhi was a teenage newlywed. At 13, Gandhi, whose father was the “diwan,” or chief minister, of a.

Gandhi: Prisoner of Hope: Written by Judith M Brown, the book deals with Gandhi’s early life, his career as a lawyer and his struggle with racism in South Africa. The book portrays him as a. I know that some people still don’t buy that Gandhi was gay, but let me tell you, from experience, Gandhi liked guys.

I first met him when he came to see my ice show in Nepal, which was called. Mahatma Gandhi, byname of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, (born October 2,Porbandar, India—died JanuDelhi), Indian lawyer, politician, social activist, and writer who became the leader of the nationalist movement against the British rule of India.

As such, he came to be considered the father of his country. » Gandhi and Communal Problem - by M.K. Gandhi, Compiled by Centre for Study Of Society and Secularism, India New» Gandhian Values and 20th Century Challenges - by Dr.

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Gandhi even knew the triggerman who eventually killed him. After the assassin tried and failed to kill Gandhi and was released, Gandhi invited him to come and live with him for a. Gandhi has read a lot of books by Madame Blavatsky and was very much interested in her teaching of Theosophy Also mentioned in Albert Einstein's 5 favorite books Along with The Infinite Way and Kahlil Gabran's The Prophet, this book made its way into Elvis Presley's reading list.

The men who killed Gandhi by Manohar Malgaonkar takes readers back into the pages of Indian history during the time of the Partition, featuring the murder plot and assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. The men who killed Gandhi is a spellbinding Non fictional recreation of the events which led to India’s Partition, the eventual assassination of /5(65).

Gandhi had many messages, some ignored, some misunderstood, some as relevant today as when first enunciated. Most Americans — many middle-class Indians, for that matter — know what they know Author: Geoffrey C. Ward. Yes, I did. And I would like to summarise about it.

There are many points, if true are shocking. Gandhi was an intellectual person and Godse although praised his struggle for freedom.

But, he considered that if Gandhi would be alive, Hindus and Si. The story begins with the assassination of Mohandas K. "Mahatma" Gandhi in India in The following funeral procession is a long one and his body is conveyed on a jeep covered in flowers.

The story flashes back to Gandhi's early days as an attorney in the late s in South Africa. He is thrown off a train for sitting in the first-class. The following are some of the best and most recommended books to read about Mahatma Gandhi: The Story of My Experiments with Truth: An Autobiography by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi When reading about some person in specific be it Gandhi or Hitler.

In assassinating Gandhi, Nathuram gave his otherwise ordinary life a new meaning. This was perhaps the reason why he pleaded with the government not to show him mercy and send him to the gallows. I was enlightened by the information provided in this book.

I am not against Gandhi but undoubtedly blinded by his ideology of non-violence he made many large mistakes which has been deliberately hidden from public knowledge.

Read this book to know the other side of story. Readers should read this book to know the reality/5(11).

"It is a superb book, elegantly written, and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to know more about Gandhi as well as the social context which helped to mould him as a man and a politician."—Tariq Ali, Guardian "This is as fine an exposition of Gandhi’s religious beliefs as we are likely to get.

I was interested in Gandhi when I was a high school student. I studied about Gandhi's life in my ethics class. and everyone say that Gandhi was great person. I read this book,and I though so too. his famous movement was this book taught me gandhi did more more movement.

he was very kind man and very active!/5(13). P icture the Mahatma-in-waiting at a smart London hotel in He is many things at once, a Gandhi we know less well. A the lawyer has spent most of his adult life outside India and is. Why Gandhi would go to Africa and what happened therewith him know from is 4th part of Mahatma Gandhi book series.

This is we leart about Gandhi's first South Africa you want.This book has been a very exclusively researched book on music and it influences on Gandhi’s life. Precise non-fiction and for those who prefer to study Gandhi and everything associated with him.

Those who want to know Gandhi better would like it. It has very well talked about the assistance music has played in the independence history. The authors of the new book disagree.

"Gandhi believed in the Aryan brotherhood. This involved whites and Indians higher up than Africans on the civilised scale. To that extent he was a racist. To.