The indian independence movement was a series of activities whose ultimate aim was to end the occupation of the british empire in india and encompassed activities and ideas aiming to end the east india company rule (1757–1857) and the british indian empire (1857–1947) in the indian subcontinent the movement spanned a total of 90 years. Mahatma gandhi widely known all over the world, mahatma gandhi also referred to, as “the great-souled one” is an iconic leader for being the principal leader of the independence movement in india. Gandhi's influences mohandas karamchand gandhi, more commonly known as mahatma gandhi, was an exceptional influential figure in the indian independence movement however, gandhi adopted his tactics in achieving indian independence from a variety of sources. Mahatma gandhi's influence and ideas mahatma gandhi was a man of faith and great conviction he was born into an average hindu family in india like most teenagers he had a rebellious stage when he smoked, spent time with girls and ate meat (forbidden to strict hindus. Mahatma gandhi played the most vital role in the freedom struggle and achievement of independence for india the period from 1919 to 1947 is aptly termed as the 'gandhi era' due to his dominance in indian politics.
Known for non-violent civil disobedience, mahatma gandhi was the preeminent political and spiritual leader of india during the nation's struggle for independence from great britain gandhi assumed the leadership of the indian national congress in 1922 after organizing farmers, urban laborers and. Mahatma gandhi’s influence on the civil rights movement of the united states introduction the influence of mahatma gandhi relating to peace movement was experienced as early as in 1920’s. Mohandas karamchand gandhi (2 october 1869 – 30 january 1948), also known as mahatma gandhi was a central figure in the formation of the modern indian nation a hindu of the merchant caste, he.
Mahatma gandhi was a man of faith and great conviction he was born into an average hindu family in india like most teenagers he had a rebellious stage when he smoked, spent time with girls and ate meat (forbidden to strict hindus) the young gandhi changed as a person while earning a living as a. Mohandas karamchand gandhi, born on october 2, 1869, was a prominent leader of the pre-independence era mahatma gandhi drew praise for his contribution round the world so much so that his birth. Society the nationalist movement in india and the role of mahatma gandhi and non-violence employing nonviolent nationalist movements as his weapon, mahatma gandhi stirred indian men and women to fight for independence without shedding blood.
Role of mahatma gandhi in independence of india mohandas gandhi was the leader who guided india towards independence gandhi returned to india from south africa in 1915 at the request of gopal krishna gokhale, a tall congress leader. Gandhi expected to discuss india's independence, while the british side focused on the indian princes and indian minorities rather than on a transfer of power lord irwin's successor, lord willingdon , took a hard line against india as an independent nation, began a new campaign of controlling and subduing the nationalist movement. Mahatma gandhimohandas karamchand gandhi (gujarati: મોહનદાસ કરમચંદ ગાંધી, pronounced [moːɦən̪d̪aːs kərəmʨən̪d̪ ɡaːn̪d̪ʱiː] ( listen) 2 october 1869 – 30 january 1948) was the pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of india during the indian independence movement. How history and gandhi shaped the rise of the new indian empire (fall 2012) there is much debate today about where india fits into the long-term global economic picture today india is the second largest populated country on the planet, outside of china.
Mohandas gandhi used nonviolent civil disobedience during a campaign in 1930 and 1931 to pave the way for indian independence his efforts started with the salt march, which undermined british authority and gave indians a sense of national solidarity to protest the british prohibition on indians. Pps: this is not some gandhi bashing or to diminish his role played in india’s independence i just want to reduce the exaggeration associated with gandhi while there are some people who don’t want to give gandhi any credit, there are others who want to give him 100x more credit than what he deserves. Mahatma gandhi played a pivotal role in the freedom struggle of india his non violent ways and peaceful methods were the foundation for gaining independence from the british mahatma gandhi was born mohandas karamchand gandhi on 2nd october at porbandar located in gujarat.
- mahatma gandhi's influence and ideas mahatma gandhi was a man of faith and great conviction he was born into an average hindu family in india like most teenagers he had a rebellious stage when he smoked, spent time with girls and ate meat (forbidden to strict hindus. Mohandas gandhi mohandas karamchand gandhi, also known as mahatma gandhi, was a indian nationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonviolent revolution gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle , the indian campaign for home rule. Mk gandhi, was an important leader in the freedom struggle he spearheaded the pacifist role of the indian movement for independence and managed to capture the imagination of the western world, especially in the realms of imperialism.