Essays Tagged: "Mahatma Gandhi"

This is a college essay on Gandi, his life and his works. Includes works cited and parenthetical documentation

Gandhi, also known as Mahatma Gandhi, was born in Porbandar in the present state of Gujarat on October 2, 1869, and educat ... on vegetables, fruit juices, and goat's milk. Indians revered him as a saint and began to call him Mahatma (great-souled) (4, 305), a title reserved for the greatest sages. Gandhi's advocacy of nonvi ... voidably, however, he was again drawn into the vortex of the struggle for independence. In 1930 the Mahatma proclaimed a new campaign of civil disobedience, calling upon the Indian population to refus ...

(8 pages) 176 0 4.4 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Mohandas Ghandi, about Ghandis works to bring peace to India

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as mahatma Gandhi, was a Indiannationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonv ... onvegetables, fruit juices, and goat's milk. Indians thought of him as a saint and began to callhim Mahatma. Mahatma meant great soul, a title reserved for the greatest leaders.Gandhi's nonviolence wa ... nce, Gandhi said, Great Britain wouldeventually consider violence useless and would leave India.The Mahatma's political and spiritual hold on India was so great that the Britishauthorities dared not t ...

(4 pages) 168 1 3.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The Inspirational Dreams, Views and Teachings of Great People: This essay discusses leaders such as Martin Luther Kink Jr., Mahatma Gandhi, and even various prophets.

r future and exceptional leaders who influence our destiny. Leaders such as Martin Luther Kink Jr., Mahatma Gandhi, and even various prophets. Their contributions to our history place them in this uni ... trast these leaders as well as discussing the connection to modern day prophets if any.In order for Mahatma Gandhi to reach his ultimate goal, he had to prove worthy of its rewards. All that Gandhi wa ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Mahatma Gandhi - three accomplishments which in turn helped the independence movement against the British.

ePeriod 2 - World History Pre IB6 February, 2003The Little Man in the LoinclothMohandas Karamchand "Mahatma" Gandhi was perhaps the most influential person of the 20th Century, yet, he held no office ... t influential person of the 20th Century, yet, he held no office or title, and possessed no wealth. Mahatma Gandhi's Influence and accomplishments were largle responsible for India's Indepence from Br ...

(4 pages) 111 0 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

"Mahatma Ghandi: Man of Many Mysteries" This essay telkls of Ghandi's trials and tribulations, as he attemted to liberate India from British rule.

Mahatma Gandhi was a man of great power. He could "move mountains" with hiswords. In his life he acc ... If I could pick oneperson that everyone should model his or her lives after I would have to say thatMahatma Gandhi would be that person.

(4 pages) 109 1 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Gandhi's Life Journey.

that fear truth only to stand against the tyranny of the "civilized" man. Through belief and action Mahatma Gandhi proved not only a noble philosopher but a influential advocate in the affairs of huma ...

(5 pages) 140 1 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

A brief Biography of Martin Luther King

attending the Crozer Theological seminary in Pennsylvania he became familiar with the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi.In 1951 King entered Boston University for graduate studies where he met his wife-to- ...

(5 pages) 196 1 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

"The Crucible."

e Gift of Reconciliation"The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."---Mahatma GandhiForgiveness is a process of inner healing. For most of the people in The Crucible, the ...

(3 pages) 62 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

International Business -India.

there wanted a revolution. They had no army and no ammunition to fight a war. A man by the name of Mahatma Gandhi started a peaceful revolution. It was a nonviolent protest. The people of India began ...

(6 pages) 367 0 4.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Peace for All".

"Peace for All"Mahatma Gandhi first started his movement of non-violence in India during the late 1800's - early 19 ... movement in the 1950's and 1960's. He was a prominent advocate for non-violent protest and admired Mahatma Gandhi and his principles of non-violent persuasion. Dr. King visited India in 1959, to lear ... y Ela Gandhi titled "Gandhi's Vision of Peace" have the same message of non-violence. Ela Gandhi is Mahatma Gandhi's granddaughter and utilizes her grandfather's principles and beliefs in a speech giv ...

(4 pages) 59 0 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The accomplishments and struggle of Mohandas Gandhi and how he has inspired me.

As the new millennium dawns upon us, I consider Mahatma Gandhi as aimmaculate role model to follow. His shrewd characteristics, and his peaceful way ... The violence that we see in the television each day shows us how desolate the world has become, but Mahatma Gandhi's teachings say we should institute peace. It is Gandhi's bravery and intelligence th ... ute peace. It is Gandhi's bravery and intelligence that makes him an ideal role model.For instance, Mahatma Gandhi was a very religious and peaceful man whopracticed nonviolent methods during the rule ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Mahatma Gandhi: What did he do and what did he influence?

MAHATMA GANDHIMahatma Gandhi had many new ideas, words and actions, and was determined to change min ... in society's way of thinking and was intent on equality for all people of any color or nationality.Mahatma Gandhi spoke words of love. He spoke that love itself as well as things obtained by love wil ... Gandhi was a servant of the people, he organized Indian Ambulance Corps for the British in Boer War.Mahatma Gandhi was born in Gujarat. Gandhi was fluent in Hindi and English. He remains in the minds ...

(1 pages) 5128 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

According to Aristotle, how is it that being a good person will also lead to happiness?

"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."- Mahatma GandhiAS"Happiness depends upon ourselves."- AristotleIn Nichomachean Ethics, Aristotle argu ...

(9 pages) 287 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

This paper is a review and response to the motion picture, Gandhi.

Gandhi's MessageThe movie Gandhi is a focus on the life Mahatma Gandhi, and the message of peace and equality between people of all religions and all races ...

(2 pages) 37 1 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

This is is about the life and work of Ghandi from a Christian response.

to how Jesus would have in more devoted waythan any Christian has since his time. According to the Mahatma Gandhi article, thereare several examples of how Gandhi did this. First of all, Gandhi was a ...

(5 pages) 32 0 1.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Frederick Douglass and Olaudah Equiano

Mahatma Gandhi once said, "The moment the slave resolves that he will no longer be a slave, his fett ...

(10 pages) 115 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

What is your philosophy of life?

your habits become your values.Keep your values positive...because your values become your DESTINY.~Mahatma GandhiAccording to the philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi, a true positive outlook on life stemmin ...

(2 pages) 110 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Genius Of Gandhi. Explains the genius of Gandhi's ideas, actions and principles of non violence through examples of his work in India and his following around the world.

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as Mahatma Gandhi, was one of the greatest political minds of the twentieth century and his principles ... pt of Satyagraha forever installed Gandhi as one of the world's greatest idealists." [Leeds, pg. 24]Mahatma Gandhi not only was a great thinker, but he had the ability to intelligently and strategical ... to influence generations; but it is the combination of the ideas, strategy and influence that make Mahatma Gandhi irreplaceable and true Asian Genius."Generations to come, it may be, will scarcely be ...

(4 pages) 167 1 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi was considered the father of India. His name means "Great Soul." Mahatma Gandhi was a ... was killed by an assissin as he walked through a crowed garden in New Delhi to take evening prayers.Mahatma Gandhi became famous over his years. He was very peaceful and he treated others with a lot o ...

(1 pages) 32 0 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Vacation at My Home Town-- Ahmedabad

of Ahmed Shah (Medieval ruler of Gujarat), is known for its rich past and its association with the Mahatma (Great Soul) Gandhi. The city offers a unique style of architecture, which is a blend of Hin ... soon season. So best time to visit Ahmedabad is during winters.Ahmedabad is world famous because of Mahatma Gandhi's Ashram (A place where devotees live), famous retreat and the nerve center of India' ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions