Distributed research papers under the theme ‘Gandhi and his legacy: From lawyer to Mahatma’ South Africa shaped his thoughts and actions apart from his impact on Africa. Organized jointly by the Center for Indian Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand and the Indian Missions in Johannesburg, the conference focused on various aspects of Gandhi’s personality, including his attitude towards discrimination. Gandhi returned to India with his wife Kasturba after living in South Africa for 21 years on 9th January 1915. If would you like to collect Indian Stamps and miniature Sheets, then you can visit our site Philacy.com
8-1-2015: Mahatma Gandhi’s 100 years of return to India Miniature Sheet
Mahatma Gandhi was a great man and a man of physical courage. The Department of Posts has joined the nation on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s return to India by issuing a set of 2 postage stamps and a miniature sheet. Academics from across the world gathered here to mark the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi’s return to India from South Africa to follow Gandhian principles to promote religious dialogue. Speakers from India, the US and Africa participated in a two-day international conference commemorating Mahatma Gandhi’s return to India after launching his plans in South Africa.