Mahatma Gandhi Facts (Important Personalities)

Mahatma Gandhi Facts (Important Personalities)

Father of our Nation  : Mohandas Karam Chand Gandhi

 

Born on  : 2 October 1869 3. Born at   : Porbander (Sudhamapuri) in Gujarath

 

Father  : Karam Chand 5. Mother   : Putilibai

 

Wife : Kasturba

 

Children’s   : a. Harilal b. Manilal c. Ramdas d. Devadas

 

House Name  : Keerthi Mandir

 

Gandhiji’s age when he got married to Kasturba  : 13 years

 

The year which Gandhiji reached London  : 1888

 

Other names of Mohandas Karam Chand Gandhi  : Gandhiji, mahatma Gandhi, Bapu

 

October 2 is oberved as  : International Day of Nonviolence and Gandhi Jayanthi

 

The year which Gandhiji went to South Africa to Practice Law  : 1893

 

Nattal Indian Congress was founded in  : 1894 (South Africa)

 

Name of the Weakly started by Gandhiji in South Africa  : Indian Opinion

 

The place where Gandhiji’s first Satyagraha was experimented  : South Africa (1906) (against the Asiatic Ordinance)

Where did Gandhiji started Tolstoy Farm  : Johannesburg (1910)(South Africa)

 

Where did Gandhiji started Phoenix Settlement  : Durban (1904) (South Africa)

 

Name of the Railway Station where Gandhiji was thrown off a train for riding first class : Pietermaritzburg

 

Gandhiji first imprisonment at  : Johannesburg – 1908 (South Africa)

 

Gandhiji returned to India on  : 9 January 1915 January 9 – Pravasi Bharathiya Divas

 

Gandhiji started Satyagraha Asramam in  : Ahmadabad (1915)

 

Champaran Satyagraha Gandhiji’s first Satyagraha in India

Year =1917

 

State = Bihar For the right of Indigo workers in Champaran

 

Ahmadabad Mill Strike Year = 1918

 

state = Gujarath Gandhiji’s first fast in India

Reason = Demanding the increase of Wages

 

Kheda Satyagraha Year = 1918 State = Gujarath Against = Land revenue system of Government

 

Khilafat Movement Year = 1919 Reason = After First World War British remove the khalifa from Power and fragmented Turkey

 

The main leaders of Khilafat Committee  : Mohammad Ali, Shaukhat Ali, Hakkim Ajmal Khan, Maulana Abdul

 

Kalam Azad, Hasrat Mohani, Gandhiji supported Khilafat Movement

 

Gandhiji visited kerala for the first time on  : 18 August 1920 Reason = Get support for Khilafat Movement and Non co-operation movement

 

Rowlatt Satyagraha Year = 1919 Against = Rowlatt Act

 

Rowlatt Act  : Government had the power to arrest any person with out any reason

 

The official name of Rawlatt Act  : Anarchical and Revolutionary Crimes Act Gandhiji decided to start Satyagraha against Rowlatt Act

 

The first date of National Wide Harthal was Called on  : 30 March 1919

 

National Wide Harthal postponed to  : 6 April 1919 Gandhiji arrested

 

Non Co-operation Movement Started in = 1920 Leader = Gandhiji The first mass based Political Movement under the leader ship of Gandhiji

 

Which Movement was launched along with the Khalifat Movement  : Non Co-operation Movement

 

The reason for the withdrawal of Non Co-operation Movement

 

: Chauri Chaura Incident Gorakhpur District (Uttar Pradesh) 5 February 1922

 

Gandhiji was arrested on  : 18 March 1922

 

 

 

The achievement of the Non Co-operation Movement  : Get some political right

 

The year which Gandhiji elected as the President of All India Home Rule League  : 1920

 

Gandhiji become the President of Indian National Congress in  : 1924-Belgam session

 

Civil Disobedience Movement

 

Leader = Gandhiji Started = 1930 Aim = The Government to accept the demands of Indian People

 

Civil Disobedience Movement was started with  : Dandi March

 

Civil Disobedience Movement is also known as  : Salt Satyagraha and Salt March

 

The leader of Dandi March  : Gandhiji

 

Dandi March Started on  : 12 March 1930

 

Dandi March ended on  : 6 April 1930

 

Dandi March began from  : Sabarmati to Dandi (Gujarath) No of followers = 78

 

Who said that Gandhiji’s breaking of salt law as a “Storm in a Tea Cup”  : Lord Irwin

 

Who said that “Salt suddenly became a mysterious word, a word of power ”  : Nehru

 

Who said that Gandhiji’s March to Dandi “Like the historic March of Ramachandra to Lanka, The march of Gandhi will be Memorable”  : Motilal Nehru

 

The Political Guru of Gandhiji  : Gopalakrishnan Gokhale

 

The Spiritual Guru of Gandhiji  : Leo Tolstoy

 

 

The founder of All india Harijan Samaj  : Gandhiji (1932)

 

Gandhian Era in Indian Independence Struggle  : 1915 to 1948

 

Who is known as Sage of Sabarmati  : Gandhiji

 

The founder of All india Harijan Samaj  : Gandhiji (1932)

 

Name of the place where Satyagraha by Gandhiji to protest against Jallian Walla Bag Massacre  : Mumbai 59.Sevagram Project was started by   : Gandhiji

 

The place where Sevagram Ashram is situated  : Maharashtra

 

Wardha Ashram is situated in  : Maharashtra

 

The idea of Gramaswaraj was first proposed by  : Gandhiji

 

Private Secretary of Gandhiji  : Mahadeva Desai

 

The secretary of Gandhiji after Demise of Mahadeva Desai  : Pyarelal

 

Gandhi on Non- violence is written by  : Thomas Merton

 

Who is called Gandhiji as Mahatma  : Tagore

 

Who gave the title Gurudev to Tagore  : Gandhiji

 

Who gave the title Abhay Sadak to Baba Amta  : Gandhiji

 

Who called Gandhiji as Father of Nation  : Subash Chandra Boss

 

Who gave Gandhiji the title of Kesar-r-Hind  : Lord Hardinge

 

Who called Gandhiji as “A Half Naked Fakir”  : Winston Churchill

 

“Generations to come, it may scarce to believe that such a one as him ever walked on this earth in flesh and blood” who said this words about Gandhiji  : Albert Einstein

 

Gandhiji and Nehru met for the first time in  : Lucknow INC Committee

 

Who become the leader of Salt Satyagraha when Gandhiji was arrested  : Abbas Tayabji

 

Name of the mythological character impressed Gandhiji in his life  : Harichandra

 

The year which Gandhiji-Irwin Pact signed in  : 5 March 1931

 

The Second Round Table Conference was held at  : London

 

The Second Round Table Conference was Held between  : 7 September and 2 December 1931

 

 

 

Where was Gandhiji’s first satyagraha in India?: It was for the right of Indigo workers in Champaran in 1917 BUDHI

 

GANDHI …..> MATANGANI HAZARA

 

Where was gandhiji’s first fast (Gandhiji’s second satyagraha in India)? : In Ahmadabad

 

Which causes Gandhiji to abandoned his title Kaiser-I-Hind?

 

Who started weeklies named Young India and Navjeevan? : Mahatma Gandhi

 

When did Gandhiji started the weekly Harijan? : 1933

 

Gandhiji called Subhash Chandra Bose as _________? : Patriot

 

Who gave the name ‘Gurudev’ to Tagore? : Mahatma Gandhi

 

Who called Gandhiji as ‘Mahatma’? : Tagore

 

What was called as ‘Post Dated Cheque’ by Gandhiji ? : Cripps’s Mission (1942)

 

When did Gandhiji published ‘Hind Swaraj’ ? : In the year 1908

 

Where was Gandhiji’s third satyagraha in India? : kheda satyagraha

 

What is the real name of Gandhi’s Autobiography ? : Satya na prayogo

 

What is the period that referred in Gandhi’s Autobiography ? : 1869 – 1921

 

When did Autobiography of Gandhiji first published ? : 1927 (in Navajeevan)

 

In which language Gandhiji wrote his Autobiography ? : Gujarati

 

Who translated Gandhi’s autobiography into English ? : Mahadev Desai

 

Who founded Satyagrah Sabha ? : Mahatma Gandhi1919

 

What is the real name of Mira Behn, the disciple of Gandhiji ? : Madeleine Slade

 

Who compared Gandhi’s Dandi March to the legendary journey of Sri Rama to Lanka ? : Motilal Nehru

 

Who is known as Frontier Gandhi ? : Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

 

Who is known as Bihar Gandhi ? : Rajendra Prasad

 

Who is known as Modern Gandhi ? : Baba Amte

 

Who is known as American Gandhi ? : Martin Luther King

 

Who is known as South African Gandhi ? : Nelson Mandela

 

Who wrote the book “The words of Gandhi” ? : Mahatma Gandhi

 

“The Life Of Mahatma Gandhi” is written by? :Louis Fischer

 

Books :-the Story of My Experiments with Truth, Hind swaraj or Indian Home Rule.

 

When was Gandhi ji went to jail (First time) : 1908 at Johannesburg in South Africa

 

Which weekly news paper was established by Mahatma Gandhi? Indian opinions (1904), Yang Indian and Navjeevan

 

Where is Memorial to Mahatma Gandhi ji? : Raj Ghat (New Delhi, India)

 

Gandhi’s first fast in India? : April; 1918 (03 Days) at Ahmedabad

 

Gandhi’s first Fast of his life?  February 1913 (7 days)

 

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