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Women behind Mahatma Gandhi

Eleanor Morton

Women behind Mahatma Gandhi

by Eleanor Morton

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Published by Reinhardt in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eleanor Morton [pseud.]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS481.G3 S68 1954
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6165641M
    LC Control Number54036774
    OCLC/WorldCa3691870

      If 'Gandhi and Sex' were a subject that was to be banned, a good deal of Gandhi's own work (in the Indian government's edition of the Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi has read a lot of books by Madame Blavatsky and was very much interested in her teaching of Theosophy Also mentioned in Albert Einstein's 5 favorite books Along with The Infinite Way and Kahlil Gabran's The Prophet, this book made its way into Elvis Presley's reading list.

      Two recent books on Mahatma Gandhi reveal less known aspects of his life. Going Native: Gandhi’s relationship with Western Women by Thomas Weber, a Melbourne-based scholar, explores the ‘complex relationship’ he shared with them, and isn’t as controversial as the title suggests. The publishers describe the book as one on Westerners who.   Adams’ rounded view of Gandhi reveals the man behind the Mahatma. Take it or leave it, some unsavoury questions still remain in your mind when you finish reading the book.

    So when Mahatma Gandhi came to India after his long sojourn in South Africa, the ground for women's emancipation was prepared. Sensitive to imposed indignity, conscious of the worth of men and women, he devoted or wove women's needs into the fabric of the fight for freedom; and women could not have wished for a better champion.   Ranchod-Nilsson’s book gives a wider perspective into the possible underlying reasons behind Gandhi’s perception of women and use of the Sita-Draupadi imagery to evoke women’s unity. In a women’s meeting speech in Bombay, Gandhi said, “The swadeshi vow too cannot be kept fully if women do not help.


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Mahatma Gandhi > Quotes > Quotable Quote “To call woman the weaker sex is a libel; it is man's injustice to woman. If by strength is meant brute strength, then, indeed, is woman less brute than man.

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Innotable European physicist Albert Einstein exchanged written letters with Gandhi, and called him "a role model for the generations to come" in.