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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 30 January 1948) was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist, who employed nonviolent resistance to lead the successful campaign for India's independence from British Rule, and in turn inspire movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahtm (Sanskrit: "great-souled", "venerable"), first applied to him in 1914 in South Africa, is now used throughout the world. Born and raised in a Hindu family in coastal Gujarat, western India, Gandhi was trained in law at the Inner Temple, London, and called to the bar at age 22 in June 1891. After two uncertain years in India, where he was unable to start a successful law practice, he moved to South Africa in 1893 to represent an Indian merchant in a lawsuit. He went on to stay for 21 years. It was in South Africa that Gandhi raised a family, and first employed nonviolent resistance in a campaign for civil rights. In 1915, aged 45, he returned to India. He set about organising peasants, farmers, and urban labourers to protest against excessive land-tax and discrimination. Assuming leadership of the Indian National Congress in 1921, Gandhi led nationwide campaigns for easing poverty, expanding women's rights, building religious and ethnic amity, ending untouchability, and above all for achieving Swaraj or self-rule. The same year Gandhi adopted the Indian loincloth, or short dhoti and, in the winter, a shawl, both woven with yarn hand-spun on a traditional Indian spinning wheel, or charkha, as a mark of identification with India's rural poor. Thereafter, he lived modestly in a self-sufficient residential community, ate simple vegetarian food, and undertook long fasts as a means of self-purification and political protest. Bringing anti-colonial nationalism to the common Indians, Gandhi led them in challenging the British-imposed salt tax with the 400 km Dandi Salt March in 1930, and later in calling for the British to Quit India in 1942. He was imprisoned for many years, upon many occasions, in both South Africa and India. Gandhi's vision of an independent India based on religious pluralism was challenged in the early 1940s by a new Muslim nationalism which was demanding a separate Muslim homeland carved out of India. In August 1947, Britain granted independence, but the British Indian Empire was partitioned into two dominions, a Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority Pakistan. As many displaced Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs made their way to their new lands, religious violence broke out first by attacking the train full of Muslim migrants by indian Sikhs, especially in the Punjab and Bengal by Indian Hindus. Eschewing the official celebration of independence in Delhi, Gandhi visited the affected areas, attempting to provide solace. In the months following, he undertook several fasts unto death to stop religious violence. The last of these, undertaken on 12 January 1948 when he was 78, also had the indirect goal of pressuring India to pay out some cash assets owed to Pakistan. Some Indians thought Gandhi was too accommodating. Among them was Nathuram Godse, a Hindu nationalist, who assassinated Gandhi on 30 January 1948 by firing three bullets into his chest. Gandhi's birthday, 2 October, is commemorated in India as Gandhi Jayanti, a national holiday, and worldwide as the International Day of Nonviolence. Gandhi is commonly, though not formally, considered the Father of the Nation in India, and was commonly called Bapu (Gujarati: endearment for father, papa ).

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1:Self-suffering is the truest test of sincerity. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
2:Those who the greatest awareness have the greatest nightmares. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
3:Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
4:In fact, it is more correct to say that Truth is God, than to say that God is Truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
5:The highest wisdom is never to worry about the future but to resign ourselves entirely to his will. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
6:The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
7:Truth Resides in Every Human Heart and One has to Search for it and to be Guided by Truth as One Sees it. But No One has the right to Coerce Others to Act according to their Own View of Truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
8:Turn your thoughts now, and lift up your thoughts to a devout and joyous contemplation on sage Vyasa and Vasishtha, on Narda and Valmiki. Contemplate on the glorious Lord Buddha, Jesus the Christ, prophet Mohammed, the noble Zoroaster (Zarathushtra), Lord Mahavira, the holy Guru Nanak. Think of the great saints and sages of all ages, like Yajnavalkya, Dattatreya, Sulabha and Gargi, Anasooya and Sabari, Lord Gauranga, Mirabai, Saint Theresa and Francis of Assisi. Remember St. Augustine, Jallaludin Rumi, Kabir, Tukaram, Ramdas, Ramakrishna Paramhamsa, Vivekananda and Rama Tirtha. Adore in thy heart the sacred memory of Mahatma Gandhi, sage Ramana Maharishi, Aurobindo Ghosh, Gurudev Sivananda and Swami Ramdas. They verily are the inspirers of humanity towards a life of purity, goodness and godliness. Their lives, their lofty examples, their great teachings constitute the real wealth and greatest treasure of mankind today. ~ Sri Chidananda, Advices On Spiritual Living ,
9:Raise Your StandardsAny time you sincerely want to make a change, the first thing you must do is to raise your standards. When people ask me what really changed my life eight years ago, I tell them that absolutely the most important thing was changing what I demanded of myself. I wrote down all the things I would no longer accept in my life, all the things I would no longer tolerate, and all the things that I aspired to becoming.Think of the far-reaching consequences set in motion by men and women who raised their standards and acted in accordance with them, deciding they would tolerate no less. History chronicles the inspiring examples of people like Leonardo da Vinci, Abraham Lincoln, Helen Keller, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, Albeit Einstein, Cesar Chavez, Soichiro Honda, and many others who took the magnificently powerful step of raising their standards. The same power that was available to them is available to you, if you have the courage to claim it. Changing an organization, acompany, a country-or a world-begins with the simple step of changing yourself.STEP TWOChange Your Limiting Beliefs ~ Anthony Robbins, How to take Immediate Control of Your Mental Emotional Physical and Financial Destiny ,

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1:Sacrifice is joy. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
2:God has no religion. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
3:Where there is life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
4:My Life is My Message ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
5:religion is morality. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
6:Selfishness is blind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
7:The path is the goal. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
8:Malaki boobs ni Bianca ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
9:My life is my message. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
10:Real beauty is my aim. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
11:Be the change you seek. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
12:God's time never stops. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
13:Make injustice visible. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
14:Man believes and lives. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
15:I can't play Mahatma Gandhi. ~ Kabir Bedi,
16:Love is the law of life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
17:Peace is its own reward. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
18:As the means, so the end. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
19:Concentrate on your task. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
20:Take care of this moment. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
21:Art to be art must soothe. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
22:Earth and heaven are in us ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
23:masses follow the classes. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
24:Your life is your message. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
25:Cowards can never be moral. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
26:The weak can never forgive. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
27:Action expresses priorities. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
28:Buddhism in one long prayer. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
29:Continue to grow and evolve. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
30:Devout to all. Despise none. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
31:Few men are wantonly wicked. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
32:Full effort is full victory. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
33:Means are ends in the making ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
34:Be the change you want to see ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
35:Life is greater than all art. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
36:Meditation is waiting on God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
37:President means chief servant ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
38:Truth is one, paths are many. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
39:Whatever I do is out of love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
40:Be the change you want to see. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
41:Bravery is not man's monopoly. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
42:Hate the sin, love the sinner. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
43:Labour is priceless, not gold. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
44:Let your life be your message. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
45:Life is one indivisible whole. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
46:Morality is contraband in war. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
47:Never make a promise in haste. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
48:Patience means self-suffering. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
49:Priorities lie in your actions ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
50:The sum total of karma is God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
51:Violence begins with the fork. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
52:Faith alone is the sun of life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
53:God alone knows absolute Truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
54:Hate the sin and not the sinner ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
55:Tara bonding tayo sa field trip ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
56:The true battlefield is within. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
57:Forgiveness is choosing to love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
58:I think it would be a good idea. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
59:It Is possible to live in peace. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
60:Morality is a contraband in war. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
61:Anything that exists is possible. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
62:Evil is, good or truth misplaced. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
63:Faith is a function of the heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
64:I cannot be subservient anywhere. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
65:I have no weapon but nonviolence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
66:I shall die, but I will not kill. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
67:Love never claims, it ever gives. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
68:Man does not live by destruction. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
69:Nothing is of a permanent nature. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
70:Poverty is the greatest violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
71:The end is inherent in the means. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
72:The Law and the Lawgiver are one. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
73:There's no God higher than truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
74:The sum of all that lives is God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
75:Where love is, there God is also. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
76:Where there is love there is life ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
77:Be the change that you want to see ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
78:Be truthful, gentle, and fearless. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
79:Fear gone, there can be no hatred. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
80:If you don't ask, you don't get it ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
81:Kaka’ (literally, paternal uncle). ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
82:Learn as if you will live forever. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
83:Mama’ (literally, maternal uncle), ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
84:My greatest weapon is mute prayer. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
85:The best politics is right action. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
86:The cow to me is a sermon on pity. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
87:There is no god higher than truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
88:The true source of rights is duty. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
89:Truth is superior to man s wisdom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
90:What we can do, we will try to do. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
91:Where there is love there is life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
92:Where there is love, there is life ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
93:Both heaven and hell are within us. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
94:Faith is the function of the heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
95:God is one whole; we are the parts. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
96:Jealousy does not wait for reasons. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
97:Literacy in itself is no education. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
98:Mo Be Truthful, Gentle and Fearless ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
99:Restraint never ruins one's health. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
100:There is no god greater than truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
101:To give one's heart is to give all. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
102:When the ego dies, the soul awakes. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
103:Where there is life, there is love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
104:Where there is love, there is life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
105:Adversity is the mother of progress. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
106:Ahimsa is the strongest force known. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
107:Charkha is an instrument of service. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
108:Everyone holds a piece of the truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
109:Find purpose. The means will follow. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
110:God alone is immortal, imperishable. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
111:God is not in strength but in truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
112:God is the shield of the nonviolent. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
113:Hatred can be overcome only by love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
114:Hinduism is not a codified religion. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
115:I am a proud staunch Sanatani Hindu. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
116:Imitation is the sincerest flattery. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
117:In the midst of death life persists. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
118:Nonviolence requires great patience. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
119:Nothing is impossible for pure love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
120:To a pure heart all hearts are pure. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
121:Well, India is a country of nonsense ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
122:Be the change you're trying to create ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
123:Change yourself - you are in control. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
124:Heroes are made in the hour of defeat ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
125:I believe all war to be wholly wrong. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
126:I trust men only because I trust God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
127:kekalahan tak bisa mengecilkan hatiku ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
128:live simply so others can simply live ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
129:Live simply so others may simply live ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
130:Nonviolence is an unchangeable creed. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
131:Non-violence is the article of faith. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
132:Nonviolence is the summit of bravery. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
133:Poqerty is the worst form of violence ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
134:See the good in people and help them. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
135:Self-respect knows no considerations. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
136:Solitude is a catalyst for innovation ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
137:Think for tomorrow but act for today. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
138:Untouchability is a terrible reality. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
139:Watches may disagree, but let us not. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
140:Without living Truth, God is nowhere. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
141:Ahimsa is my God, and Truth is my God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
142:Freedom and slavery are mental states. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
143:God is always the upholder of justice. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
144:Idleness is the great plague of India. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
145:I think it would be an excellent idea. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
146:Man alone is made in the image of God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
147:Nonviolence is a weapon of the strong. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
148:Non-violence is the summit of bravery. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
149:Nothing is so aggravating as calmness. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
150:Poverty is the worst form of violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
151:The Law which governs all life is God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
152:The one religion is beyond all speech. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
153:There is no God higher than the truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
154:To see farther, you must climb higher. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
155:Truth is the right designation of God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
156:War knows no law except that of might. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
157:Your action expresses your priorities. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
158:Be the change you are trying to create. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
159:Forgiveness is the virtue of the brave. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
160:Happiness eludes us if we run after it. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
161:I do not wish disaster to British arms. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
162:If you`d be loved, be worthy to be love ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
163:I know no diplomacy save that of truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
164:Man cannot breathe with borrowed lungs. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
165:My religion has no geographical limits. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
166:Non-cooperation with tyrants is a duty. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
167:Renunciation is everyone's prerogative. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
168:Salvation of the Gita is perfect peace. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
169:Seja a mudança que espera ver no mundo. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
170:There is no love where there is no will ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
171:To lose patience is to lose the battle. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
172:Violence is the fear to other's ideals. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
173:Waiting on God means increasing purity. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
174:We must be the world we want to create. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
175:Eye for eye and the world will go blind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
176:Fear has its use but cowardice has none. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
177:For the poor, the economic is spiritual. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
178:In a gentle way you can shake the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
179:In a gentle way, you can shake the world ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
180:Let us work together for unity and love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
181:Love is no love which asks for a return. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
182:Love is the subtlest force in the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
183:Satyagraha is a purely spiritual weapon. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
184:Selfless action is a source of strength. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
185:The future depends on what you do today. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
186:The future of India lies in its villages ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
187:The soul of India lives in its villages. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
188:To know music is to transfer it to life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
189:True beauty consists of purity of heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
190:True beauty lies in purity of the heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
191:Violent means will give violent freedom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
192:Whatever a man sows, that shall he reap. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
193:Without prayer there is no inward peace. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
194:You can shake the world in a gentle way. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
195:You can't hurt me without my permission. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
196:A born democrat is a born disciplinarian. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
197:Cowardice is not a sign of belief in God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
198:God cannot be realized through intellect. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
199:In a gentle way, you can shake the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
200:In the midst of darkness, light persists. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
201:It is the law of love that rules mankind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
202:Nobody can hurt me without my permission. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
203:Swaraj is a hardy tree of patient growth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
204:The power we call God defies description. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
205:the weak are always apt to be revengeful. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
206:True prayer is not a prelude to inaction. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
207:Truth and ahimsa will never be destroyed. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
208:Truth is what the voice within tells you. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
209:Truth never damages a cause that is just. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
210:Untouchability is a hydra-headed monster. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
211:We must become the change we want to see. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
212:Where there is fear there is no religion. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
213:Where there is love there is life.” —Mahatma Gandhi ~ Zane,
214:You can't shake hands with a closed fist. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
215:Your future depends on what you do today. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
216:A man of truth must also be a man of care. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
217:Be the change you want to see in the world ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
218:Contraceptives are an insult to womanhood. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
219:Cow-slaughter can never be stopped by law. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
220:Gift of life is the greatest of all gifts; ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
221:God's ways are more than Man's arithmetic. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
222:If you do nothing there will be no results ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
223:I own no enemy on earth. That is my creed. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
224:It is my conviction that nothing enduring ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
225:Live simply that others might simply live. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
226:Love has more force than a besieging army. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
227:My commitment is to truth not consistency. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
228:Nonviolence and cowardice go ill together. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
229:Nothing enduring can be built on violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
230:Simplicity is the essence of universality. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
231:Speak only if it improves upon the silence ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
232:To a man with an empty stomach food is God ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
233:Without action, you aren't going anywhere. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
234:Ahimsa and love are one and the same thing. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
235:Democracy and violence can ill go together. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
236:If untouchability lives, humanity must die. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
237:If you're going to be a bear, be a grizzly. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
238:Live simply so that others may simply live. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
239:Man's happiness really lies in contentment. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
240:My fast is a matter between God and myself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
241:My religion teaches me to love all equally. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
242:Nonviolence is impossible without humility. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
243:Religion should be dearer than life itself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
244:Religion taught us to return good for evil. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
245:Speak only if it improves upon the silence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
246:The only way love punishes in by suffering. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
247:An eye for an eye just makes the world blind ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
248:Find yourself by losing yourself for others. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
249:God answers prayer in His own way, not ours. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
250:God comes to the hungry in the form of food. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
251:Non-cooperatio n with evil is a sacred duty. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
252:Outward Peace is useless without inner Peace ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
253:That which is inherent in man is his virtue. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
254:The English peace is the peace of the grave. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
255:The Gita is not for those who have no faith. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
256:The pilgrimage to Swaraj is a painful climb. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
257:Untouchability is an error of long standing. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
258:Violence always thrived on counter violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
259:Violence is any day preferable to impotence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
260:We don't use guns because we don't have guns ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
261:We Indians are one as no two Englishmen are. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
262:You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
263:You can't lead a true life without suffering ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
264:A nonviolent man cannot desire embarrassment. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
265:Cowardice is incompatible with divine wisdom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
266:Create and preserve the image of your choice. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
267:God is not outside this earthly case of ours. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
268:Is not labour, like learning, its own reward? ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
269:It is Swaraj when we learn to rule ourselves. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
270:Khadi is the sun of the village solar system. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
271:Let our lives be open books for all to study. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
272:Life is but an endless series of experiments. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
273:Nationalism, like virtue, has its own reward. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
274:Nations are born out of travail and suffering ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
275:Peace is the most powerful weapon of mankind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
276:Purity of life is the highest and truest art. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
277:Purity of mind and idleness are incompatible. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
278:Renunciation without aversion is not lasting. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
279:The cow is the purest type of sub-human life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
280:There is no path to peace; peace is the path. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
281:The sole aim of journalism should be service. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
282:To forgive and accept injustice is cowardice. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
283:What barrier is there that love cannot break? ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
284:what is possible for one is possible for all, ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
285:An unjust law in itself is an act of violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
286:Be congruent, be authentic, be your true self. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
287:Breach of promise is a base surrender of truth ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
288:God's word is : He who strives never perishes. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
289:Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
290:Labour is a great leveler of all distinctions. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
291:Love and ahimsa are matchless in their effect. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
292:Man lives freely only by his readiness to die. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
293:Nobody in this world possesses absolute truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
294:There are unjust laws as there are unjust men. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
295:There's more to life than increasing its speed ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
296:Truth and nonviolence are as old as the hills. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
297:We have to be the change we want in the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
298:We may attack systems. We must not attack men. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
299:You must be the change you want for the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
300:A jailer is as much a prisoner as his prisoner. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
301:A satyagrahi should have a living faith in God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
302:Be the compromise you want to see in the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
303:Breach of promise is a base surrender of truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
304:Coercion cannot but result in chaos in the end. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
305:Debemos ser el cambio que queremos en el mundo. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
306:God accepts the sacrifice of the pure in heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
307:Hatred is never overcome by hatred but by love. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
308:It is easier to build a boy than to mend a man. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
309:It was not a translation, it was the substance. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
310:Let us fear God and we shall cease to fear man. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
311:Live like Jesus did, and the world will listen. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
312:Nonviolence abhors fear and therefore, secrecy. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
313:No one can dominate a population of 80,000,000. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
314:No one chains a slave without chaining himself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
315:People cannot hurt you without your permission. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
316:Sanitation is more important than Independence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
317:The central fact of Hinduism is cow protection. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
318:There is no way to peace, peace is the only way ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
319:Though God may be Love, God is Truth above all. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
320:A correct diagnosis is three-fourths the remedy. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
321:Bądź zmianą, którą prag­niesz uj­rzeć w świecie. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
322:Be the change that you wish to see in the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
323:ce que peut l'un de nous, les autres le peuvent. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
324:Clear conscience never fear midnight knocking. . ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
325:Commonsense is the realised sense of proportion. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
326:Even a single lamp dispels the deepest darkness. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
327:For winning Swaraj one requires iron discipline. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
328:God has His own way of choosing His instruments. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
329:Go for the throat. If you cant, go for the nads. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
330:Human dignity demands courage to defend oneself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
331:If you want a change in the world, be the change ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
332:If you want to change the world, be that change. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
333:It is knowledge that ultimately gives salvation. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
334:It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
335:I will suffer the agony if that is to be my lot. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
336:Kashmir is the real test of secularism in India. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
337:Love is the strongest force the world possesses. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
338:No hay caminos para la paz; la paz es el camino. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
339:Nonviolence cannot be learnt by staying at home. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
340:Quien sigue el camino de la verdad, no tropieza. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
341:Rama, Allah and God are to me convertible terms. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
342:Satyagraha is an attribute of the spirit within. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
343:Si quieres cambiar el mundo, cámbiate a tí mismo ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
344:The future depends on what we do in the present. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
345:The good man is the friend of all living things. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
346:There is more to life than increasing its speed. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
347:The Swaraj of my dream is the poor man's Swaraj. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
348:To get Swaraj is to get rid of our helplessness. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
349:Truth is God, and truth overrides all our plans. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
350:Whatever one does cheerfully is good for health. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
351:Wherever you are you will always be in my heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
352:You cannot cure a lesser evil by a greater evil. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
353:Civilization is the encouragement of differences. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
354:Death on the battlefield is welcome to a soldier. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
355:Deeds and seeds, take their own time to fructify. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
356:Each one prays to God according to his own light. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
357:Englishmen must learn to be Brahmins, not banias. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
358:God is not a person. God is an eternal principle. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
359:I am wedded to India because I owe my all to her. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
360:If it weren't for Christians, I'd be a Christian. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
361:Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
362:It's not just words. Action expresses priorities. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
363:អ្នកត្រូវតែជាអ្នកផ្លាស់ប្ដូរដែលអ្នកចង់ឃើញពិភពលោក។ ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
364:Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
365:Patience and perseverance can overcome mountains. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
366:Satyagraha is search for Truth, and God is Truth. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
367:Temple going is for the purification of the soul. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
368:The khadi spirit means also an infinite patience. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
369:The law of love knows no bounds of space or time. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
370:The motive will determine the quality of the act. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
371:There is no road to freedom, freedom is the road. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
372:There is no road towards peace; peace is the road ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
373:There is nothing that wastes the body like worry. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
374:There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
375:The Vedas are as indefinable as God and Hinduism. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
376:Weeding is as necessary to agriculture as sowing. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
377:Where there is possessiveness, there is violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
378:You can only have lasting peace based on justice. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
379:A man who throws himself on God ceases to fear man ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
380:Di dalam iman tidak ada tempat untuk berputus asa. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
381:For me, Rama and Rahim are one and the same deity. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
382:I crave to die with my hand at the spinning wheel. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
383:I do not regard capital to be the enemy of labour. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
384:I hold that the world is sick of armed rebellions. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
385:I like your Christ. I do not like your Christians. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
386:Kekerasan adalah senjata orang yang jiwanya lemah. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
387:Knowledge without devotion will be like a misfire. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
388:Mother cow is as useful dead as when she is alive. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
389:My faith in non-co-operation is as bright as ever. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
390:Nonviolence to be a creed has to be all-pervasive. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
391:Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
392:Seven blunders of the world that lead to violence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
393:The common factor of all religions is nonviolence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
394:True beauty after all consists in purity of heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
395:We do not know the laws of God, nor their working. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
396:What is faith if it is not translated into action? ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
397:Ahimsa necessarily includes truth and fearlessness. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
398:A satyagrahi cannot go to law for a personal wrong. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
399:Be the change which you want to happen to the world ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
400:Change en toi ce que tu veux changer dans le monde. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
401:Compassion is a muscle that gets stronger with use. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
402:God has a thousand names, or rather He is Nameless. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
403:God to be God must rule the heart and transform it. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
404:In the dictionary of satyagraha, there is no enemy. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
405:Let hundreds like me perish, but let truth triumph. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
406:Love transcends all animosity and is never partial. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
407:Mahatma Gandhi: No veo virtud en estar desinformado. ~ David Markson,
408:Man can only describe God in his own poor language. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
409:No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
410:People become what they expect themselves to become ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
411:That which impels man to do the right thing is God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
412:The most violent weapon on earth is the table fork. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
413:The way to truth lies through ahimsa (nonviolence). ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
414:True ahimsa lay in running into the mouth of himsa. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
415:Truth (satya) is positive, nonviolence is negative. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
416:Truth triumphs, even if there be no public support. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
417:By spiritual training I mean education of the heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
418:Character alone will have real effect on the masses. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
419:Cow preservation is an article of faith in Hinduism. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
420:Cow protection is the gift of Hinduism to the world. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
421:Fearlessness presupposes calmness and peace of mind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
422:Fear of disease killed more men than disease itself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
423:I am a Christian and a Hindu and a Muslim and a Jew. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
424:If you want to change the world, start with yourself ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
425:I shall, of course, die with nonviolence on my lips. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
426:Jesus, to me, is a great world teacher among others. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
427:Khaddar does not displace a single cottage industry. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
428:Love and exclusive possession can never go together. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
429:No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
430:No human being is so bad as to be beyond redemption. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
431:Renunciation means absence of hankering after fruit. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
432:Service without humility is selfishness and egotism. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
433:The deepest spiritual truths are always unutterable. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
434:The sanyasa of the Gita is all work and yet no work. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
435:To die without killing is the badge of a satyagrahi. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
436:Truth is as hard as adamant and tender as a blossom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
437:Your tomorrow depends entirely on what you do today. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
438:As in laws or in war, the longest purse finally wins. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
439:But truth is hard as adamant and tender as a blossom. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
440:Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
441:Dining and marriage restrictions stunt Hindu society. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
442:Everything we do is futile, but we must do it anyway. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
443:Good government is no substitute for self-government. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
444:Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
445:I considered becoming a Christian... until I met one. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
446:If you want to change the world, start with yourself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
447:I saw that a man of truth must also be a man of care. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
448:I travel third-class because there is no fouth-class. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
449:Love, otherwise ahimsa, sustains this planet of ours. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
450:ការមិនយល់ព្រមដោយស្មោះត្រង់គឺជាសញ្ញាល្អនៃការរីកចម្រើន។ ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
451:Man cannot be transformed from bad to good overnight. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
452:My creed of nonviolence is an extremely active force. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
453:no existe un camino hacia La Paz, La Paz es El Camino ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
454:Our aim is not to do things by violence to opponents. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
455:Perbedaan pun terbukti berguna, selama ada toleransi. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
456:There is no one to talk to since Mahatma Gandhi died. ~ Vladimir Putin,
457:The spinning wheel is a symbol of nonviolence for me. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
458:The world cannot be successfully fooled for all time. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
459:To a hungry man, a piece of bread is the face of God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
460:to believe in something and not live it is dishonest. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
461:Truth should so humble that even dust could crush it. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
462:Udělat věc, které se bojíme, je první krok k úspěchu. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
463:What is impossible with man is child's play with God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
464:When a man gives way to anger, he only harms himself. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
465:A man of faith does not bargain or stipulate with God. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
466:Ask the poor. They'll tell you who the christians are. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
467:Because no one sees the truth does not make it untrue. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
468:Belief in one God is the cornerstone of all religions. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
469:can never be realized by one who is not pure of heart. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
470:Civil disobedience is the inherent right of a citizen. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
471:Dobbiamo diventare il cambiamento che vogliamo vedere. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
472:Do you think I am superstitious? I am a super-atheist. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
473:Drink is not a fashion in India, as it is in the West. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
474:Effort is within man’s control, not the fruit thereof. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
475:Even a little of dharma saves one from many a pitfall. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
476:had read the laws, but not learnt how to practise law. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
477:Honesty is incompatible with amassing a large fortune. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
478:If one person gains spiritually, the whole world gains ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
479:I have called spinning the yajna of this age of India. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
480:In a true democracy of India, the unit is the village. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
481:In His boundless love God permits the atheist to live. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
482:Moral result can only be produced by moral restraints. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
483:Punishment is God's. He alone is the infallible Judge. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
484:The real seat of taste was not the tongue but the mind ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
485:The truth can never be wrong, even if no one hears it. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
486:The very word Islam means peace, which is nonviolence. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
487:The yajna of our age and for us is the spinning wheel. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
488:We who seek justice will have to do justice to others. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
489:All good thoughts and ideas mean nothing without action ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
490:A man who behaves like a beast is worse than the beast. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
491:An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
492:A slave has not the freedom even to do the right thing. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
493:Bullies are always to be found where there are cowards. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
494:Civil disobedience is a preparation for mute suffering. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
495:Disobedience to be civil has to be open and nonviolent. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
496:Fear is not a disease of the body; fear kills the soul. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
497:For me every ruler is alien that defies public opinion. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
498:For us, patriotism is the same as the love of humanity. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
499:God does not punish directly. His ways are inscrutable. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,
500:God never occurs to you in person but always in action. ~ Mahatma Gandhi,

--- IN CHAPTERS (in Dictionaries, in Quotes, in Chapters)



6

   1 Philosophy
   1 Integral Yoga






1.00_-_Gospel_Preface, #The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, #Sri Ramakrishna, #Hinduism
  
  In the spiritual firmament Sri Ramakrishna is a waxing crescent. Within one hundred years of his birth and fifty years of his death his message has spread across land and sea. Romain Rolland has described him as the fulfilment of the spiritual aspirations of the three hundred millions of Hindus for the last two thousand years. Mahatma Gandhi has written: "His life enables us to see God face to face. . . . Ramakrishna was a living embodiment of godliness." He is being recognized as a compeer of Krishna, Buddha, and Christ.
  

1.17_-_The_Transformation, #Sri Aurobindo or the Adventure of Consciousness, #Satprem, #Integral Yoga
  intelligence, will, character, genius, dramatic force, saintliness, love,
  purity or perfection. Supermind is something beyond mental man and his limits.342 Driven to the extreme, Mind can only harden man, not divinize him or even simply give him joy, for the Mind is an instrument of division, and all its hierarchies are inevitably based upon domination, whether religious, moral, political, economic, or emotional, since by its very constitution it is incapable of embracing the totality of human truths and even when it is capable of embracing, it is still incapable of implementation. Ultimately, if collective evolution had nothing better to offer than a pleasant mixture of human and social "greatness," Saint Vincent de Paul and Mahatma Gandhi with a dash of Marxism-Leninism and paid vacations thrown in, then we could not help concluding that such a goal would be even more insipid than the millions of "golden birds" or the string quartets at the summit of individual mental evolution. If so many thousands of years of suffering and striving culminated only in this sort of truncated earthly parade, then Pralaya or any of the other cosmic disintegrations promised by the ancient traditions might not be so bad after all.
  If our mental possibilities, even at their zenith, are not adequate,

1.439, #Talks, #Sri Ramana Maharshi, #Hinduism
  Talk 505.
  Babu Rajendra Prasad said: I have come here with Mahatma Gandhijis permission and I must return to him soon. Can Sri Bhagavan give me any message for him?
  M.: Adhyatma sakti is working within him and leading him on. That is enough. What more is necessary?
  --
  
  D.: Mahatma Gandhi also admits equality...
  M.: Gandhi is not here.
  --
  2. Have not the sons of India made enough sacrifice for her liberation?
  3. Will India get freedom during Mahatma Gandhis lifetime?
  The above questions were not answered categorically. Sri Bhagavan simply remarked:

3.1.02_-_Spiritual_Evolution_and_the_Supramental, #Letters On Yoga I, #Sri Aurobindo, #Integral Yoga
  *
  I do not know what Mahatma Gandhi means by complete realisation.1 If he means a realisation with nothing more to realise, no farther development possible, then I agree - I have myself spoken of farther divine progression, an infinite development. But the question is not that; the question is whether the Ignorance can be transcended, whether a complete essential realisation turning the consciousness from darkness to light, from an instrument of the Ignorance seeking for Knowledge into an instrument or rather a manifestation of Knowledge proceeding to greater
  1 These observations were made with regard to a statement by Mahatma Gandhi: "I hold that complete realisation is impossible in this embodied life. Nor is it necessary.
  

Evening_Talks_With_Sri_Aurobindo, #Talks With Sri Aurobindo, #Sri Aurobindo, #Integral Yoga
  
  All the energies of the leaders were taken up by the freedom movement. Only a few among them attempted to see beyond the horizon of political freedom some ideal of human perfection; for, after all, freedom is not the ultimate goal but a condition for the expression of the cultural Spirit of India. In Swami Shraddhananda, Pandit Madanmohan Malavia, Tagore and Mahatma Gandhi to name some leaders we see the double aspect of the inspiration. Among all the visions of perfection of the human Spirit on earth, I found the synthetic and integral vision of Sri Aurobindo the most rational and the most satisfying. It meets the need of the individual and collective life of man today. It is the international form of the fundamental elements of Indian culture. It is, as Dr. S. K. Maitra says, the message which holds out hope in a world of despair.
  
  --
  
  Mahatma Gandhi had an interview with Dilip Kumar Roy at Poona. The main subject discussed was art. During the talk Mahatmaji said he was himself an artist, that asceticism was the highest art. He expressed the view that he had kept the Ashram walls bare of any paintings because he believed that walls were meant for protection and not for painting. He maintained that no art could be greater than Natures, Life is the greatest art, etc.
  
  --
  
  Haribhai Amin was asked by me about his conversation with Mahatma Gandhi concerning Sri Aurobindo and the Pondicherry Ashram.
  
  --
  
  Sri Aurobindo: Of course. Huxley speaks of Caesar and Napoleon as if they were the first dictators the world had ever seen. In fact, dictatorship is as old as the world. Whenever the times have required him the dictator has come in answer to the necessity. When there is a confusion and muddle in the affairs of men or nations the dictator has come, set things right and pulled out the race from it. He will have to take all the dictators in one line for condemnation, e.g., Kemal (a different type from Hitler), Pilsudski, Stalin and the kings of the Balkan states. Even Mahatma Gandhi is a type of dictator.
  
  --
  
  Disciple: Mahatma Gandhi in his autobiography refers to many experiments with the body. He holds that the world has to become fit to receive the truth.
  
  --
  
  Disciple: Mahatma Gandhi at one of the literary conferences in Gujarat, 1920, asked the writers: What have you done for the man who is drawing water from the well?
  
  --
  
  There was a report in the press about Mahatma Gandhis going to Cutch. He seemed to believe that he was approaching his death. There was a statement that he was going to Cutch to take rest and also to attend to the grievances of the Cutch people.
  
  --
  
  In these practical works there are not merely forces that help but also those that oppose. I dont want them to know beforehand what I am going to do. I dont believe, like Mahatma Gandhi, that secrecy in these matters is a sin. You must find out what role you have to play.
  
  --
  
  Sri Aurobindo: There is one Major Hill who is fit to be an inmate of a lunatic asylum. He has invited Mahatma Gandhi to the Society of Psycho-Analysts and explained to him how the Hindu-Muslim problem is merely a problem of a complex. It is due to cow-complex. (laughter). The Major said further: If you want to bring about Hindu-Muslim unity you must change the symbol to something else than the cow! Then there would be no problem.
  
  Disciple: I read an article by a biological analyst or psycho-biologist, perhaps, in which the divorce between Kamal pasha and his wife was explained. It said Mrs. Kamal had a great love for her parents, she did not love her husband. Secondly, she had in her the masculine complex which made her a suffragist. The writer also explained how Napoleon divorced Josephine because he loved his mother and Queen Elizabeth had a masculine complex but those who came in contact with her had not the feminine complex in them strong enough to keep her to them. He even says that Mahatma Gandhi has a complex! One never can know what is this complex business!
  
  --
  
  Sri Aurobindo: That depends upon what you mean by spiritual development. It helps mans growth as everything else does. Cultivation of the sense of beauty refines the temperament. A refined temperament is much more easy to purify than an unrefined one. This is the thing which Mahatma Gandhi does not realise that the development of the sense of beauty is as much a part of perfection as anything else. Not only that; if a man has not developed the sense of beauty he would miss the path of approach to the Supreme which is through beauty.
  
  --
  
  Disciple: No news except that Mahatma Gandhi advises the Japanese visitor Kagawa to include Shanti Niketan and Pondicherry in his itinerary, without seeing which his visit to India would be incomplete.
  

Talks_500-550, #unset, #Swami Vivekananda, #Hinduism
  
  Babu Rajendra Prasad said: I have come here with Mahatma Gandhiji's permission and I must return to him soon. Can Sri Bhagavan give me any message for him?
  M.: Adhyatma sakti is working within him and leading him on. That is enough. What more is necessary?
  --
  Talks with Sri Ramana Maharshi
  D.: Mahatma Gandhi also admits equality...
  
  --
  2. Have not the sons of India made enough sacrifice for her liberation?
  3. Will India get freedom during Mahatma Gandhi's lifetime?
  The above questions were not answered categorically. Sri Bhagavan simply remarked:

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