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Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes

Gandhi in 150 Anecdotes

Mamta Nainy
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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 based in Gurugram. She grew up on tea plantations in the Nilgiris. She has authored over thirty books for children and has been helping her mother conduct the Ooty Literary Festival since 2016. She was with Limca Book of Records for about thirteen years. She hopes to settle down in Coonoor or Goa someday soon.

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 […]