Pilgrimage to Gandhi???s South Africa


Subject:
Politics by Place , Social Issues , South Africa , Peace & Nonviolence

Description:
This 2006 article describes a tour through areas of importance to Mahatma Gandhi's time in South Africa (1893-1914). "It was in South Africa that the seeds of Mahatma Gandhi's Satyagraha, the potent weapon of non-violent resistance that helped to overthrow the British, were sown. After he was kicked out of a train compartment reserved for whites in Pietermaritzburg, Gandhi resolved to fight injustice." From the Tribune, an Indian newspaper.

Creator:
Philip, A.J.

Publisher:
The Tribune Trust

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.tribuneindia.com/2006/20061015/spectrum/main1.htm


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