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Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes

Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes

Mamta Nainy
,
Arthy Muthanna Singh
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On 2 October 1869, a shy boy was born in Porbandar, Gujarat, who went on to become a heroic leader and change the course of Indian history. With his round-rimmed spectacles, short khadi dhoti and walking stick, he became an enduring symbol of non-violence, peace and independence. He is the Father of the Nation, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

Tracing his evolution through 150 little-known and inspiring incidents from his life, unusual trivia and gorgeous illustrations, this one-of-a-kind book offers answers to many pressing contemporary issues and depicts how Mahatma Gandhi remains relevant even today.

Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes is a classic tribute and a collectible edition that celebrates 150 years of the Mahatma, one of the most revered figures in world history.

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Sep/2019

ISBN: 9780143449225

Length : 172 Pages

MRP : ₹299.00

Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes

Mamta Nainy
,
Arthy Muthanna Singh

On 2 October 1869, a shy boy was born in Porbandar, Gujarat, who went on to become a heroic leader and change the course of Indian history. With his round-rimmed spectacles, short khadi dhoti and walking stick, he became an enduring symbol of non-violence, peace and independence. He is the Father of the Nation, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

Tracing his evolution through 150 little-known and inspiring incidents from his life, unusual trivia and gorgeous illustrations, this one-of-a-kind book offers answers to many pressing contemporary issues and depicts how Mahatma Gandhi remains relevant even today.

Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes is a classic tribute and a collectible edition that celebrates 150 years of the Mahatma, one of the most revered figures in world history.

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Mamta Nainy

Mamta Nainy is a children's writer, editor and translator based in New Delhi. She spent some years in advertising before an apple fell on her head while she was sitting under a mango tree and she had her Eureka moment. She has been writing for children since then. She has authored many books for children, including A Brush with Indian Art which won The Hindu Young World-Goodbooks Award 2019 in the Best Book Non-Fiction category.

Arthy Muthanna Singh

Arthy Muthanna Singh is a children's writer, freelance journalist, copywriter, editor and cartoonist. She has authored more than thirty-five books for children. Currently, she is a partner at Syllables27, an outfit that produces books for children on a turnkey basis for publishers and organizations that work with children.

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The Journey of Mahatma Gandhi: Facts from ‘Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes’

150 years ago, a man was born who gave all of us our most prized possessions – political freedom and social equality. These changed the history of India forever. With his round-rimmed glasses, white dhoti and walking stick, he is an enduring symbol of non-violence, freedom, peace and simplicity. He is the Father of the […]