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Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 2021 & Facts

Celebrated worldwide as International Day Of Non-Violence, October 2, 2022, marks the 153rd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Also known as “Bapu” and “father of the nation ”, Mahatma Gandhi was a tireless freedom fighter who fought to release our nation out of the stringent British rule.

Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti

Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti

He was the propagator of the principles of non-violence and lived a life of simple living and high thinking.

10 lesser-known facts about Mahatma Gandhi

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On the occasion of his 152nd birthday, we bring to you a list of 10 lesser-known facts about Bapu.

  1. The title Mahatma was given to him by the Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore, according to some authors.
  2. Mahatma Gandhi was nominated five times for the Nobel Peace Prize: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1947, and, finally, in 1948.
  3. He set up a small colony, 21 miles from Johannesburg, South Africa, a Tolstoy Farm at an 1100 acre site, for his friends in the struggle for Satyagraha.
  4. Mahatma Gandhi’s funeral procession was 8 km long.
  5. During the Boer War, Mahatma Gandhi served in the army.
  6. Great Britain released a stamp to honor him, 21 years after his death.
  7.  He was Time Magazine Man of the Year, in 1930. He was a writer and his Collected Works account for 50,000 pages.
  8. The Gandhi Memorial Museum in Madurai, Tamil Nadu was established in 1959. It is also known as the Gandhi Museum and exhibits Gandhi’s blood-stained cloth which he wore when he was assassinated by Nathuram Godse.
  9. He used to carry a set of false teeth in his loincloth.
  10. He was the youngest child out of the 4. He had 2 brothers and a sister.
Gandhi Jayanti Wish in Hindi

Gandhi Jayanti Wish in Hindi

Happy Gandhi Jayanti

Happy Gandhi Jayanti

Gandhi Jayanti Wishes, SMS

Gandhi Jayanti Wishes, SMS

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