Mahatma Gandhi: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2nd, 1869 and assassinated on January 30, 1948. He is regarded as the Father of modern India and affectionately referred to as Bapuji. Non-violence was the central value of his beliefs and leadership. He led the non-violent independence movement which forced the British to quit India in 1947. We honor him with the term Mahatma which means ‘great soul’.
Mahatma Gandhi: Pilgrim of Peace Documentary, 44 minutes
Teacher Guide for Extension Activities and Curriculum Connections
lesson plan was developed by Jing Ting Wee.
Updated October 2011