Gandhi Jayanti

National holiday celebrated in India

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Gandhi Jayanti: National holiday celebrated in India
Gandhi Jayanti is an event celebrated in India to mark the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. It is celebrated annually on 2 October, and is one of the three national holidays of India. The UN General Assembly announced on 15 June 2007 that it adopted a resolution which declared that 2 October will be celebrated as the International Day of Non-Violence as he was a non-violent freedom fighter. He is also known as the "Father of The Nation" and this title was given to him by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose for his relentless struggles for independence.

Gandhi Jayanti: India remembers Bapu on his 153rd birth anniversary | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Gandhi Jayanti: India remembers Bapu on his 153rd birth anniversary | Oneindia News *News

India remembers the father of the nation Mahatama Gandhi on his 153rd birth anniversary. #MahatamaGandhi #GandhiJayanti #PMModi

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