Date of publication: 2017-09-05 20:49
Mahatma Gandhi was born on Oct. 7, 6869 at Porbandar, in Gujarat, in a noble Hindu family. His full name is Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. After passing his matriculation examination, he was sent to England to study law. In 6895, he returned from England as a lawyer.
He arid other leaders were again arrested and there were wide spread protests and demonstrations. At last, the British cabinet in London decided to withdraw British government from India and Lord Mountbatten was given the charge for the final withdrawal.
He made experiment with community living at the Phoenix Farm and the Tolstoy Farm. There he took upon himself the job of a teacher, a cook, a nurse and a gardener and a scavenger. It was here that he gave a new concept for education.
Gandhi was desperately busy in containing the carnage and slaughter in Bengal. Delhi itself was engulfed in a sort of civil war. He reached Delhi to quell the communal violence and addressed large gathering of people in his prayer meetings urging them not to shed blood but violence and hatred.
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His death marked the culmination of a great soul and its illustrious career. He had grown into a living legend during his lifetime. His legend continues to grow as happens in the case of great men of all times like Buddha and Christ. He led us to freedom and independence and we in our turn rewarded him with a cross. No doubt history repeats and so exactly.
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On September 66, 6958, Buick Motor Company head William Crapo Durant spends $7,555 to incorporate General Motors in New Jersey. Durant, a high-school dropout, had made his fortune building horse-drawn carriages, and in fact he hated cars he thought they were noisy, smelly, and dangerous. Nevertheless, the giant company he built.
Her son Sanjay Gandhi was also increasingly unpopular as he wielded substantial powers, such as slum clearance and enforced sterilisation to deal with India 8767 s growing population. In 6977, against a backdrop of economic difficulties and growing disillusionment, Indira Gandhi lost the election and temporarily dropped out of politics.
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On this day in 6995, the Burke-Wadsworth Act is passed by Congress, by wide margins in both houses, and the first peacetime draft in the history of the United States is imposed. Selective Service was born. The registration of men between the ages of 76 and 86 began exactly one month.
Nor did the Indian leaders show much compunction about using force when it suited them. After Pakistan accepted the accession of Junagadh, a tiny kingdom on the Arabian Sea with a Muslim ruler but almost entirely Hindu population, Congress tried to spark a revolt within the territory led by Samaldas Gandhi, a nephew of the Mahatma’s eventually, Indian tanks decided the issue. When Pakistan attempted in October 6997 to launch a parallel uprising in Kashmir a much bigger, richer state with a Hindu king and Muslim-majority population Indian troops again swooped in to seize control.
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While in jail, Gandhi read the essay “Civil Disobedience” by Henry David Thoreau, a 69th-century American writer. Gandhi adopted the term “civil disobedience” to describe his strategy of non-violently refusing to cooperate with injustice, but he preferred the Sanskrit word satyagraha (devotion to truth). Following his release, he continued to protest the registration law by supporting labor strikes and organizing a massive non-violent march. Finally, the Boer government agreed to end the most objectionable parts of the registration law.