Statue of Gandhi

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This statue of Gandhi is in the grounds of his home, Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Research and write a biography of Gandhi – this site is a good starting point.

  • Why is the figure sitting?
  • Why has it been placed in a garden?
  • Why has the sculptor chosen that pose?
  • Where do you think this is?
  • If you could ask Gandhi a question, what would it be?
  • Make a comic strip of Gandhi’s life.
  • The quote “Be the change you want to see in the world” is often credited to Gandhi. What does that quote mean to you?
  • Gandhi was a Hindu and he put his beliefs into practice. Research the main beliefs of Hinduism and write a few paragraphs about them.

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