In this lesson:
about Mahatma Gandhi's role in India's independence struggle.
- Explore aspects of non-violent resistance as a central value
of Mahatma Gandhi's beliefs and leadership.
- Find out about
the role of non-violent resistance in promoting justice in the
20th and 21st centuries.
Gandhi: Biography and Satyagraha
Gandhi, Bapuji, Independence, National Symbol,
non-violence, ahimsa, satyagraha, Quit India Movement,
Salt March, Swarajya, ashram, caste, untouchables,
Harijan, Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela
Background Reading: Biography
"Gandhi - A Pictorial Biography": A short biography is at
this link from
the website of the Bombay Sarvodaya
Mandal/Gandhi Book Centre
"Satyagraha - Gandhi's Concept of Non-Violence" by Savita
Singh from 'India Perspectives', January-March 2008 is at
plan was developed by Jing Ting Wee.
Updated October 2012