Today October 2, 2012 we celebrate the 143rd anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday.
Born as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on October 2, 1869. He is the hero of India‘s nationalism during the British-ruled India. Gandhi became famous by fighting for the civil rights of Muslim and Hindu Indians in South Africa, using the new techniques of non-violent civil disobedience that he developed.(Wikipedia)
The philosophy of non violence as trancribed in Bhagavad-Gita wherein Mahatma Gandhi became interested in.
Today in the Philippines, we also celebrate the last day of our internet freedom.
- Spectacles stolen from Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in Anna Hazare’s village (ndtv.com)
- Bringing a “Culture of Peace” & legacy of Mahatma Gandhi (tinaquizon.wordpress.com)
- Mahatma Gandhi – The Father of the Nation (datadiary2012.wordpress.com)
- Going beyond Gandhi to celebrate the Mahatma (thehindu.com)
- Mahatma Gandhi as Philosopher (3quarksdaily.com)
- India to hold Festival of Films on Gandhi anniversary (bikyamasr.com)
- Young World quiz (thehindu.com)
- Mahatma Gandhi once said to a group of missionaries: “You Christians look after a document containing enough dynamite to blow all civilisation to pieces, turn the world upside down and bring peace to a battle-torn planet. BUT you treat it as nothing more (peacepursuit.wordpress.com)
- Mahatma on the move (thehindu.com)
- Royalty’s photos replaced with Gandhi’s after Independence (gulfnews.com)