Mohandas Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 in Porbandar, India.  The birthday of this legendary civil rights leader is a national holiday in India. Teach children about Gandhi’s life and his message of peace.  Here are some resources to help you.

“If we are to have real peace in this world…we shall have to begin with the children.”   Mahatma Gandhi

biography video

biography video












Use the  Classroom Guide and Common Core State Standards Connections for Gandhi: A March to the Sea .







The Pledge of Nonviolence

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow, learn as if you were to live forever.”  Mahatma Gandhi


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