Mahatma Gandhi Project
The Mahatma Gandhi Project seeks to exhIbit the cold cast bronze bust of Gandhi in community centers, schools, and colleges to promote his lifelong philosophy and strategy of nonviolent direct action, civil disobedience, and conscientious objection.
Mahatma Gandhi, byname of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, (born October 2, 1869, Porbandar, India—died January 30, 1948, Delhi), Indian lawyer, politician, social activist, and writer who became the leader of the nationalist movement against the British rule of India. As such, he came to be considered the father of his country. Gandhi is internationally esteemed for his doctrine of nonviolent protest (satyagraha) to achieve political and social progress.