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Talking of Gandhi

Watson, Francis

Talking of Gandhi

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Published by British Broadcasting Corporation in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.

  • Edition Notes

    1st part based on four BBC radio documentaries and published in 1957 as Talking to Gandhi. 2d part based on a 1969 broadcast in the B.B.C. Third Programme.

    Statement[by] Francis Watson and Hallam Tennyson.
    ContributionsTennyson, Hallam, 1921-, British Broadcasting Corporation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS481.G3 W318
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4637259M
    LC Control Number77469011


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The narrative chronicles his story from his birth as the fourth and last son of his father, a government official, and his beloved mother who was illiterate but a devout follower of Hinduism. Gandhi: The years that changed the world (): Written by renowned historian and author Ramachandra Guha, this book tells the story of Gandhi’s life – from his departure from South.

Gandhi was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize five times but never received the award. As a young child Gandhi was very shy and would run home as soon as school ended to avoid talking to anyone. Before taking a vow of celibacy, Mahatma Gandhi had four sons.

Gandhi explains his philosophy and ideas about ahimsa as a political means in his autobiography The Story of My Experiments with Truth.

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Returning to his birthplace of India, Gandhi spent his remaining years working to end British rule of his country and to better the lives of India's poorest : Jennifer Rosenberg.

After my recent talk on Gandhi at the Wild Goose Festival, several evangelical Christians expressed surprise that Gandhi read daily from the Sermon on the Mount. John's book Lazarus. With Gandhi and the Unspeakable, Jim Douglass deepens my understanding of nonviolence, particularly about how to face death with love.

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No Talking by Ted Clements tells the experience of a fifth grade class that is having a competition between the boys and girls to see. This picture showed Gandhi talking to someone on a platform.

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The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. M. K. Gandhi, who first tested the method in South Africa and then deployed it to. RIchard Attenborough (left) with actor Ben Kingsley and Lord Bhikhu Parekh. (Source: Express photo) It was apparently, a remark by late prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru against portraying Gandhi as a saint, that gave celebrated film maker Richard Attenborough a new direction to the Oscar-winning biopic Gandhi, says well known political theorist and Gandhian scholar Bhikhu Parekh.