The Man Who Changed the World With Only Words
By: Maya Shapiro
Who Was Mohandas Gandhi?
Gandhi Is Growing Up
Gandhi's Religious Acts
The Last Years of Mohandas Gandhi
Remembering An Indian Hero
Gandhi's Grave Located at the Birla House in New Delhi
Boycott- to protest peacefully (not buying or using)
Conspirator- "a person who takes part in a conspiracy; plotter"
Fanatic- "a person with an extreme and uncritical enthusiasm, as in religion or politics"
Fasting-"to forgo from all food"
Hindu- "a person, especially of northern India, who practices to Hinduism"
Immigrant- "a person who migrates to another country"
Institution- "a society or organization founded for a religious, educational, social, or similar purpose"
Jainism- a religion advocating non-violence, meditation, fasting, and vegetarianism
Liberation- "the act of setting someone free from imprisonment, slavery, or oppression"
Meditation- "the act of setting someone free from imprisonment, slavery, or oppression"
Muslim- "a follower of the religion of Islam"
Partition- "the action being divided into parts (especially with reference to a country with separate areas of government)"
Point-Blank Range- shooting at something within a close distance
Racial Discrimination- when a person is treated with less equality because of their skin color
Spiritual- someone who has strong beliefs
Vegetarianism- "does not believe in eating meat, fish,fowl, or, in some cases, any food derived from animals, as eggs or cheese, but subsists on vegetables, fruits, nuts, grain, etc."