Mahatma Gandhi

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Noun1.Mahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home ruleMahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule; an advocate of passive resistance (1869-1948)
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The University of Ghana in Accra no longer has a statue of India independence leader Mohandas K. Gandhi.
This accessible yet detailed historical study centers on the 1906 meeting of Mohandas K. Gandhi and General Jan Christiaan Smuts in South Africa.
THE TOPIC: Mohandas K. Gandhi, who over time came to be known by the honorific "Mahatma," or "Great Soul," is one of the most renowned figures of the 20th century.
Before he was known around the world as Mahatma (or "great soul"), Mohandas K. Gandhi was known as esquire.
The Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad grant allows faculty from nine Illinois colleges and one local high school to visit India this summer to study the practices and relevance of Mohandas K. Gandhi. Funding for the project, called "In Search of Gandhi's India: Teaching and Learning Non-Violence in a Globalized World," will allow participants to trace Gandhi's footsteps and attend seminars by the world's leading authorities on the subject.
He is a grandson of Mohandas K. Gandhi, India's 20th-century independence leader against British colonialism, a movement rooted in massive civil disobedience using nonviolent means.