I convey my heartfelt tribute to Mahatma Gandhi – The Father of our Nation on his 147th birth anniversary. Gandhi Jayanti is one of the 3 national holidays to honor the Father of Nation – Gandhi Ji. This can known from the fact that on this historical occasion selling of alcohol is strictly prohibited which shows sign of respect of nation towards his patriotic leader. This day is the birthday of our legendary leader.
Gandhi Jayanti is celebrated every year in each state and Union Territory of India on 2nd of October. Gandhi Jayanti is in India on the birthday of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the “Father of the Nation“. This legendary political leader was born on 2nd October 1869.
This day has one more importance also .On 15 June 2007, 2nd October was declared as the International Day of Non Violence by the United Nations General Assembly.
Mahatma Gandhi was really a great leader .He rightly said that one must be the change which he wish to see in the world .He was the right example of it. This national legend did what he said.
He believed that methods of non violence are far more powerful than violence. He proved his fact by starting various movements of non violence including Satyagraha.Mahatma Ghandi played a prominent role for Independence of India .He struggled hard for the freedom of Indians. Mohandas Karamachand Gandhi is popularly known as ‘Gandhiji‘ .He was really an iconic figure .His unique concept to win freedom for the nation with the methods of Non-Violence make him globally famous.
His methods of non violence were more effective than using weapons. For his unique concepts, Mahatama Gandhi was noticed and appreciated by many political leaders all around the world. He is the role model of many historian and political thinkers.
Many great leaders of their times including Martin Luther King, James Lawson, Nelson Mandela took inspirations from Gandhi ji’s theory of leading the people in a peaceful way to attain freedom and liberty.