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Gandhi Jayanti 2017 speech, quotes, messages and wishes for students

Gandhi Jayanti 2017 speech, quotes, messages and wishes for students
Written by Pallavi Parmar

Gandhi Jayanti observed on 2nd October every year to celebrate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. On this day the father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi was born in 1869 in Porbandar, Gujarat. The father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi died on 30th January 1948. He was shot and killed by a Hindu fundamentalist named Nathuram Godse. He killed the leader of apartheid movement in South Africa and the hero of India’s Freedom Struggle. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the full name of Mahatma Gandhi and he was popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi r Bapu all over India. This day marks his birth anniversary as Gandhi Jayanti.

Mahatma Gandhi was the chief advocate of non-violence movement. He was selflessly contributed towards India’s struggle for Independence from the British Rule. He was a person with a vision of the Better world and much better India. On the day of Gandhi Jayanti, people across India celebrate this day by organising programs at schools, colleges and societies where people remember Mahatma Gandhi and talk about his struggle.

Famous Quotes, speech, messages and wishes on Gandhi Jayanti

It’s a day of celebrations,
It’s a day to value a special person,
The person who is the cause of our nation,
Who taught world the lesson of non-violence,
It’s the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi — The Father of Nation

When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it always. – Happy Gandhi Jayanti

There are many causes that I am prepared to die for but no causes that I am prepared to kill for.— Happy Gandhi Jayanti!

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. – Mahatma Gandhi

A student is he who continuously uses his faculty of observation, puts two and two together and carves out for himself a path in life.

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Pallavi Parmar

Journalism is my profession, Blogging and Writing are my passion, Travelling is my love, Food is my life and Feminist by nature.