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Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary: The man who chronicled Gandhi

Gandhi with Mahadev Desai (right) at the All India Congress Committee meeting in Bombay, August 8, 1942, the day that the Quit India resolution was moved.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:14 AM IST

Birla House: A visit to the Mahatma

Gandhi, a day before his assassination at Birla House, New Delhi.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:13 AM IST

‘I kept feeling that Bapu would wake up any minute’: Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee

Tara Bhattacharjee at her residence in New Delhi.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:07 AM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: A tribute to Mahatma Gandhi by Dr Martin Luther King, Jr

Dr Martin Luther King, Jr stands next to a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi in his office in 1966.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 07:21 PM IST

Hindustan Times and the Mahatma

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi inaugurated the Hindustan Times press in 1924.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:12 AM IST

Gandhiji’s name etched in the history of independent India, writes Mohan Bhagwat

Mahatma Gandhi with Hindutva icon Syama Prasad Mookerjee, New Delhi, 1946.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:13 AM IST

Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary: Essential reading on MK Gandhi

Gandhi after his release from prison, 1924.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:06 AM IST

A biographer’s journey: In search of the Mahatma

Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru spinning, Delhi.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:10 AM IST

Gandhi and Gujarat: At home and in self-imposed exile

At 6.30 am, on March 12, 1930 MK Gandhi, accompanied by co-marchers, left the Sabarmati ashram for Dandi, a coastal village in Gujarat.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 08:57 PM IST

Gandhi, Ambedkar and the 1932 Poona Pact

The impact of MK Gandhi’s principled resistance to BR Ambedkar’s political demand for separate electorates for the so-called depressed classes lives on.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 09:05 PM IST

A hyperlocal economic plan

Gandhi argued for an India of household production for local consumption.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 09:00 PM IST

An experiment in Khadi, and Gandhi’s eastern base

A charkha used by Mahatma Gandhi on display at the Gandhi Bhavan (Hyderi Manzil) in Kolkata, where he spent 25 days, including Independence Day, in 1947.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 06:42 PM IST

An archival treasure on Gandhi

Pratima behn, a communicator at the Sabarmati ashram, explains aspects of Gandhi’s life.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 08:46 PM IST

Champaran satyagraha turned into social reform

A view of Gandhi's ashram set up in 1917 at the time of the Champaran movement in Bhitiharwa.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 06:45 PM IST

1915-16: A tour of the homeland

Updated on Sep 30, 2021 06:46 PM IST

Growing up in Mahatma Gandhi’s Sevagram Ashram

The school started by MK Gandhi and operated by Anand Niketan at Sevagram Ashram Pratisthan in Wardha, Maharashtra.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 06:49 PM IST

The five Gandhis

Indian software developer and Cricketer Kaushik Gandhi poses for a picture at his residence in Chennai
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 12:54 AM IST

The Gandhian who brought the charkha to Nepal

Tulsi Mehar Shrestha with Jawaharlal Nehru, Nepal.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:04 AM IST

Can Gandhi and Mao ever meet?

Gandhi, 1940s; Revolutionary Chinese leader Mao Tse-Tung, 1949
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:04 AM IST

Gandhi on trial in South Africa, again

The Gandhi statue in Johannesburg that political party Economic Freedom Fighters sought to remove.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 12:57 AM IST

Learning to become a political activist

Gandhi recovering after being beaten up by a fellow Indian who felt that Gandhi had made a wrong compromise with South African officials, 1908
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 12:56 AM IST

Gandhi Jayanti: The importance of constructive work

A 1964 photohraph of Gandhi taken by Margaret Bourke White shows him reading clippings with a charkha in the foreground.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 06:59 PM IST

The Mahatma’s Bengal connection

Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore in Santiniketan in February 1940.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 08:53 PM IST

Gandhi’s four visits to Assam

Even before Gandhi arrived in Assam, his call for Non Cooperation had created havoc for the European tea planters.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 08:58 PM IST

A lesson in swaraj from informal women workers

Mahatma Gandhi with Sabarmati ashramites.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 07:15 PM IST

Many Gandhis on our screens

film director, Richard Attenborough, (left) and actor, Ben Kingsley, who played the Mahatma, on set, 1982.
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 08:33 PM IST
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