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  • Nicole Agruda

    Our mental image of many famous historical figures is typically one of them late in life, only after they achieved widespread recognition for their deeds. To counter that, here are 30 portraits of history’s notables when they were children or young men and women. [PHOTOS} (pictured above, Gandhi)

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    Mohandas Gandhi >>>> Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Hindustani: 2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the preeminent leader of Indian independence movement in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.

  • Huey Ezi

    Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi) aka Bapu (Gujarati: endearment for "father", "papa" in India. (2 October 1869 - 30 January 1948 aged 78) Cause of death: Assassination by shooting

  • Juan Nel

    This Day in History: Oct 2, 1869: Mahatma Gandhi is Born

  • Rena Korte

    Mahatma Gandhi with His Wife | Young Gandhi to Mahatma Gandhi (1869 TO 1948)

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I dont kno gandhi but I love this picture just the happiness captured looooove

A few of my favorite quotes of the great Gandhi: First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.......... Practicing nonviolence begins at the dinner table......Be the change you wish to seen in the world........There is no god higher than truth.

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Gandhi ~ An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind

We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed. But we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it.

Gandhi’s worldly possessions.... "I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ." "You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean: if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty." "You must be the change you wish to see in the world." "Where there is love... there is life." Mahatma Gandhi

Man and Wife : Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba. Picture taken in 1915 upon Gandhi's return to India "We were both thirteen. ... the wedding meant no more than wearing new clothes, eating sweets and playing with relatives" -- Gandhi recalling the day of his wedding.

Mahatma Gandhi, I often wonder how this little man inspired a nation and made such a huge change. All inner strength. Respect.

Before she was allowed to photograph Gandhi, Bourke-White was informed she would need to learn the spinning wheel. (She caught on quickly.) Her now-famous images of Gandhi working at his wheel, like this one from 1946, became an enduring representation of Gandhi's legacy.