Mohandas Gandhi And His Life


My Essay is about Mohandas Gandhi. I chose him because he in my
opinion is one of the greatest men to have lived. Indeed it is the great
men who make things happen. They are the ones that make history. To prove
this, we must first know a little bit about Gandhi. Notices that I said a
little, hole books have been written on Mohandas Gandhi.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the youngest of his family; he was
born in 1869. He grew up in a small village in western India called
Porbandar. His family was strict Hindus. His father was the Dewan (Chief
minister) of the town; he was a good leader and politician. Gandhi's mother
was a very religious housewife, and spent most of her time at ...

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very stressful for him when his father became sick.
He was forced to take care of him. To cope with is problems he started to
smoke shoplift and eat meat.
In 1887 he started collage at the University of Bombay. He did not
like it there and decided to go to England and become a barrister and
return for a job like his fathers. When he arrived in England he joined the
University Collage. He had a bad time switching cultures, and one of the
most difficult obstacles to overcome was that he was a vegetarian. After
finding a vegetarian restaurant, he felt more accepted. He then followed to
join vegetarian society. This was one of the major turning points in
Gandhi's life; it turned him from a shy boy to an outspoken grown man.
After this he returned to India, and found out that his mother had passed
away. There was no work to be found for him. In 1891 Gandhi received an
offer from a South African company, accepted it and went to South Africa.
When he arrived, he was shocked at the ...

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