Revered the world over for his nonviolent philosophy of passive resistance, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is known to his followers as Mahatma Gandhi.
DID YOU KNOW...
- M. K. Gandhi was responsible for the Civil Rights movement in 4 continents and 12 countries
- Mahatma Gandhi walked/traveled almost 18 kilometers a day throughout his lifetime which is enough to walk around the world twice over
- Gandhiji served in the army during the Boer war – he crusaded against violence since the time he realized the horrors of war