Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Green in kadugodi area

Gandhi was a gentle man who had a heart full of compassion for people, animals and nature. He believed in non-violent resolution of conflicts and devoted his life to peace and to making the world a more just place. Through his actions, leadership and willpower, he managed to inspire India people to join in his non-violent protests, and together they freed India from British rule. He possessed limitless physical and moral strength. Gandhiji was a person who believed in the dignity of man and left us all a legacy of ahimsa, love and tolerance. He developed a method of action based upon the principles of courage, nonviolence and truth called Satyagraha. He believed that the way people behave is more important than what they achieve.