Autobiography

Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486245934
Release Date: 1948
Genre: Philosophy

Portrays the life of Gandhi, describes the development of his nonviolent political protest movement, and discusses his religious beliefs

An Autobiography

Author: M. K. Gandhi
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 9781775414056
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

In this autobiography, also titled The Story of My Experiments with Truth, Mohandas K. Gandhi recounts his life from childhood up until 1921, noting that "my life from this point onward has been so public that there is hardly anything about it that people do not know." HarperCollins chose this work as one of the "100 Most Important Spiritual Books of the 20th Century." The pursuit of truth was a guiding principle for Gandhi. He states that it "is not my purpose to attempt a real autobiography. I simply want to tell the story of my numerous experiments with truth, and as my life consists of nothing but those experiments, it is true that the story will take the shape of an autobiography." He also notes that this "will of course include experiments with non-violence, celibacy and other principles of conduct believed to be distinct from truth."

Gandhi An Autobiography

Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1463694873
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The Story of My Experiments with Truth is the autobiography of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, covering his life from early childhood through to 1920. It was initiated at the insistence of Swami Anand and other close co-workers of Gandhi to explain the background of his public campaigns for justice

An autobiography

Author: Gandhi (Mahatma)
Publisher: Beacon Pr
ISBN: 0807059099
Release Date: 1957
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Portrays the life of Gandhi, describes the development of his nonviolent political protest movement, and discusses his religious beliefs

Autobiography

Author: Mohandas Gandhi
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486117515
Release Date: 2012-04-18
Genre: History

Gandhi's simply narrated account of his boyhood, legal studies, purification, and the growth of the Satyagraha — nonviolent protest — movement. Critical, inspiring work of the man responsible for the freedom of India.

An Autobiography or The Story of My Experiments with Truth

Author: M K Gandhi
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9788184753547
Release Date: 2018-01-15
Genre: Social Science

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is among the most enigmatic, charismatic, deeply revered and equally reviled figures of the twentieth century. His Autobiography, one of the most widely read and translated Indian books of all time, is a classic that allows us to glimpse the transformation of a well-meaning lawyer into a Satyagrahi and an ashramite. In this first-ever critical edition, eminent scholar Tridip Suhrud shines new light on Gandhi's life and thought. The deeply researched notes elucidate the contexts and characters of the Autobiography, while alternative translations capture the flavour, cadence and quirkiness of the Gujarati. In the highly original and insightful introduction, Suhrud traces Gandhi's transformation into a Satyagrahi, a seeker of Truth as God, and explores possible modes of reading the Autobiography. This edition is an absorbing, illuminating text about the life-affirming journey of the most public yet most complex figure of Indian history.

Gandhi

Author: Rajmohan Gandhi
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520255704
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The author, the grandson of Mohandas Gandhi, describes the life of the Indian leader as well as the history of India during Gandhi's time.

An Autobiography the Story of My Experiments with Truth

Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1492177237
Release Date: 2013-08-20
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Mohandas K. Gandhi is one of the most inspiring figures of our time. In his classic autobiography he recounts the story of his life and how he developed his concept of active nonviolent resistance, which propelled the Indian struggle for independence and countless other nonviolent struggles of the twentieth century.

A the Story of My Experiments with Truth

Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1530604753
Release Date: 2016-03-18
Genre: Statesmen

The Story of My Experiments with Truth is the autobiography of Mohandas K. Gandhi, covering his life from early childhood through to 1921. It was written in weekly instalments and published in his journal Navjivan from 1925 to 1929. Its English translation also appeared in installments in his other journal Young India. It was initiated at the insistence of Swami Anand and other close co-workers of Gandhi, who encouraged him to explain the background of his public campaigns. In 1999, the book was designated as one of the "100 Best Spiritual Books of the 20th Century" by a committee of global spiritual and religious authorities.

My Experiments with the Truth

Author: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781609775735
Release Date: 2014-03-27
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Four or five years ago, at the instance of some of my nearest co-workers, I agreed to write my autobiography. I made the start, but scarcely had I turned over the first sheet when riots broke out in Bombay and the work remained at a standstill. it is not my purpose to attempt a real autobiography. I simply want to tell the story of my numerous experiments with truth, and as my life consists of nothing but those experiments, it is true that the story will take the shape of an autobiography. But I shall not mind, if every page of it speaks only of my experiments. I believe, or at any rate flatter myself with the belief, that a connected account of all these experiments will not be without benefit to the reader.

Gandhi the Man

Author: Eknath Easwaran
Publisher: Nilgiri Press
ISBN: 9781586380557
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A portrait of the great Indian leader seeks to uncover the personal and spiritual qualities which shaped Gandhi's life and made him the charismatic leader of millions. Original.

The Essential Gandhi

Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307816207
Release Date: 2012-02-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Mohandas K. Gandhi, called Mahatma (“great soul”), was the father of modern India, but his influence has spread well beyond the subcontinent and is as important today as it was in the first part of the twentieth century and during this nation’s own civil rights movement. Taken from Gandhi’s writings throughout his life, The Essential Gandhi introduces us to his thoughts on politics, spirituality, poverty, suffering, love, non-violence, civil disobedience, and his own life. The pieces collected here, with explanatory head notes by Gandhi biographer Louis Fischer, offer the clearest, most thorough portrait of one of the greatest spiritual leaders the world has known. “Gandhi was inevitable. If humanity is to progress, Gandhi is inescapable. . . . We may ignore him at our own risk.” –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. With a new Preface drawn from the writings of Eknath Easwaran In the annals of spirituality certain books stand out both for their historical importance and for their continued relevance. The Vintage Spiritual Classics series offers the greatest of these works in authoritative new editions, with specially commissioned essays by noted contemporary commentators. Filled with eloquence and fresh insight, encouragement and solace, Vintage Spiritual Classics are incomparable resources for all readers who seek a more substantive understanding of mankind's relation to the divine.