Monthly Archives: February 2018

Charkha (Spinning Wheel)

Charkha is an instrument of service. T-2-253 The Charkha in the hands of a poor widow brings a paltry price to her, in the hands of Jawaharl [...]

A Tribute

Outline of the Eventful life of Mahatma Gandhi …   Year Month Date Event 1933 February 11 Founds the weekly paper Harijan, publis [...]

Civilisation and Progress

A Chinese author writes: ‘The terribly tragic aspect of the situation in China is that, while the Chinese nation is called upon to throw a [...]


Gandhi’s body was borne to the pyre on a weapons carrier. There were tanks and armoured cars in the funeral procession, and detachments of [...]

Hind Swaraj

WHAT IS SWARAJ? Reader: I have now learned what the Congress has done to make India one nation, how the Partition has caused an awakening an [...]

Tagore to Mahatma

Dear Mahatmaji, Power in all its forms is irrational; it is like the horse that drags the carriage blindfolded. The moral element in it is o [...]

Political Unrest

  Year Month Date Event 1912 March 16 Commends Gokhale’s attempts for abolition of indenture system. September 12 Phoenix Trust is se [...]

Lifeline of Mahatma

an outline representation of events from the life of Mahatma Gandhi 2 October, 1869 Birth at Porbunder in Gujarat (Sudamapuri, Kathiawad) 18 [...]

Mahatma and Einstein

Satyagraha excludes the use of violence in any shape or form, whether in thought, speech, or deed. Given a just cause, capacity for endless [...]

Life of Mahatma

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi “Father of the nation” -Mahatma Gandhi Born October 2, 1869 Porbandar, Gujarat, India Died January 30 [...]


I had been wedded to a monogamous ideal ever since my marriage, faithfulness to my wife being part of the love of truth. But it was in South [...]

The Bombay Meeting

On the very day after my brother-in-law’s death I had to go to Bombay for the public meeting. There had hardly been time for me to thi [...]

Comparative Study of Religions

I found myself entirely absorbed in the service of the community, the reason behind it was my desire for self-realization. I had made the re [...]


The train reached Charlestown in the morning. There was no railway, in those days, between Charlestown and Johannesburg, but only a stage-co [...]

Way to Pretoria

I soon came in contact with the Christian Indians living in Durban. The Court Interpreter, Mr. Paul, was a Roman Catholic. I made his acquai [...]


My brother had been secretary and adviser to the late Ranasaheb of Porbandar before he was installed on his gadi1, and hanging over his hea [...]

Experiment with Truth

Gandhi’s autobiography, which he had titled ‘My experiments with Truth’ can be rated as one of the most popular and the mo [...]