Nelson Mandela's Fight For Freedom

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Research Question-How did Gandhi influence the philosophy of African freedom fighter,Nelson Mandela,in respect to South Africa’s fight for freedom

Table Of Contents
1.An Introduction To Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi And Rolihlahla (Nelson) Mandela 1.1 Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi 1.2 Rolihlahla (Nelson) Mandela
2.Gandhi 's Philosophy Of Satyagraha
3.Gandhi’s influence on Nelson Mandela
4.Nelson Mandela’s Complex Relationship With Non-violence

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi more popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi,Mahatma meaning Good soul.He was born in Porbandar,Gujarat, India on October 2, 1869.He was born into a wealthy caste with his father being the minister of Porbandar.His mother was a devoted practitioner of Vaishnavism (worship of the Hindu god Vishnu), influenced by Jainism, an ascetic religion governed by tenets of self-discipline and nonviolence. When Gandhi was 18 he went to London to study law at one of the four law schools in the city,
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