A political figure of the twentieth century in India; the leader of India's drive for independence from Britain. Gandhi used methods of passive resistance and nonviolent disobedience, such as boycotts and hunger strikes, to influence British rulers. He was assassinated in 1948, just after India secured its independence. The title mahatma means “great soul.”
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She credits Gandhi and Nelson Mandela for teaching her about compassion.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He visited the White House and advised Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi.
The Nobel committee said he was continuing in the noble tradition of Mahatma Gandhi.Malala Yousafzai Is the Youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner in History|Nico Hines|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Garner became the Gandhi of loosies, offering only the most passive resistance as the police moved to arrest him.
There has never been a contrast as great between two contending Indian leaders as there was between Modi and Rahul Gandhi.
That was an unusually long speech for my Mahatma—proof that he was very much in earnest.The Affable Stranger|Peter McArthur
Mr. Gandhi makes the same remark in his letter on the Buddha shell statue shown in pl.The Swastika|Thomas Wilson
It was not in vain that Mahatma declared, “put up thy sword into the sheath.”
The idea was, to quote the words of Mahatma Gandhi, “political” and not “educational.”
It was, to quote the words of Mahatma Gandhi, “a concession to popular agitation.”