Essay on Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Myths and Heroes

Allow me to start with the definition of what is called a myth and what is called a hero. There is not one and a unique definition of the word myth but there are many. As a matter of fact, we have to distinguish between ancient mythology and today’s mythology. Ancient mythology consists of folklore […]

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True Strength

True Strength An Indian philosopher by the name of Mahatma Ghandi once said, “Strength does not come from your physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will. ” In other words, when you face an obstacle in your life that you feel you can’t make it through and you’ve given up all hope, there is […]

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Celsius 233: Clarisse the Catalyst

Celsius 233: Clarisse the Catalyst “We are like chameleons; we take our hue and the color of our moral character, from those who are around us” (John Locke, English philosopher and physician). Everyone in the world influences others in many various manners. The influence can be diminutive or extremely significant but they always have an […]

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A.P. English- George Orwell Critizism

A. P. English- George Orwell Critizism BY eitse778 George Orwell uses the example of Mohandas Gandhi to attempt to make an argument on why human beings should avoid sainthood and Just accept “imperfection”, because when it comes down to it, every human being is imperfect. Orwell develops his own position on this theory through an […]

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Gandhi (Movie)

Gandhi premiere on November 30, 1982 in New Delhi, India. The 190 minute film was wonderfully directed by Richard Attenborough and well written by John Briley. I found this film difficult to “briefly” summarize, however I would like to share a short timeline of events through the film’s eyes. The movie opens with a message […]

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Power of Common Man

Common man term is coined by great cartoonist R K Laxman in his daily cartoon strip, “You Said It” in The Times of India. Over time, the common man has represented the hopes, aspirations, troubles and perhaps even foibles of the average Indian. Mr. Laxman once said of his Common Man, “I would say he […]

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India’s Contirbution to World Peace

Ever since the achievement of independence India has been assiduously striving for the promotion of peace. She has unbounded faith in peace. She believes that peaceful conditions alone can hold out any hope for the deliverance of mankind from the rut of so many ills it is at present plagued with. As soon as she […]

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Gandhism – College

Gandhism is a body of ideas and principles that describes the inspiration, vision and the life work of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. It is particularly associated with his contributions to the idea and practice of nonviolent resistance, sometimes also called civil resistance. The term “Gandhism” also encompasses what Gandhi’s ideas, words and actions mean to people […]

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