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Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures

  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Remembering The Father of the Nation on his 142nd birthday.
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi, as a law student. (Photo by Henry Guttmann/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi with his wife, shortly before his arrest for conspiracy. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi when a young man in South Africa. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi as a young lawyer. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi when he was practising as an attorney in South Africa. He is seated in front of a window bearing his name, on the left is H S L Polak then his clerk. The woman is Miss Schlesin, a Russian. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • 16th April 1938, Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi leaves the Presidency Jail in Calcutta after interviewing political prisoners. Gandhi is to discuss the possibility of their release with the Bengal government. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi spinning in his cabin on board ship. Sir P Pattani, prime minister of Bharnagar, rests beside him. (Photo by Miller/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi is greeted by a crowd of female textile workers during a visit to Darwen, Lancashire.(Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • 22nd September 1931, an admiring East End crowd gathers to witness the arrival of Mahatma Gandhi, in Canning Town, East London, as he calls upon Charlie Chaplin. Gandhi is in England in his capacity as leader of the Indian National Congress attending the London Round Table Conference on Indian constitutional reform. (Photo by London Express/Getty Images)
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  • 12th September 1931, Indian Congress leader Mahatma Gandhi walking along the quayside at Boulogne to the boat for England, where he is to attend the Round Table Conference as the representative of the Indian Nationals. (Photo by N. Miller/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • 3rd November 1931, Mahatma Gandhi outside 10 Downing Street, London. He is in London to attend the Round Table Conference on Indian constitutional reform. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi reading his correspondance whilst living in seclusion after being released from prison. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Viscount Mountbatten (1900 - 1979), the new Viceroy of India and his wife Edwina (1901 - 1960) invite Mahatma Gandhi to the Viceroy's house in Delhi, 31st March 1947. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi leaves the home of Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876 - 1948, left), founder of the Muslim League, en route to the Viceroy's Lodge in Delhi, 24th November 1939. (Photo by Kulwant Roy/Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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  • 12th October 1939, Mahatma Gandhi arrives in Delhi with members of his staff to confer with Viceroy Lord Linlithgow on the question of the War. To the left of Gandhi is Mahadir Desai and further left is Rajendra Prasad (1884 - 1963). Original Publication: Picture Post - 4325 - India - pub. 1950 (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi at a spinning wheel during a 'Charlea' demonstration in Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • 27th September 1931, Mahatma Gandhi arriving at Greenfield Mills, Darwin, Lancashire during his tour of Britain. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • 1st March 1938, Members of the Indian National Congress on the dais at Haripura. From left to right, Seth Jamnalal Bajaj, Darbar Gopoldas Dasai, Mahatma Gandhi and Subhas Chandra Bose. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • 9th June 1939, Indian thinker, statesman and nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi, centre, waiting for a car outside Bifla House, Bombay, on his return from Rajkoy. Amongst the group with him are Pandit Nehru (1869 - 1964) (left) and Vallabhai Patel (right). (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • 12th September 1931, Mahatma Gandhi on the deck of a boat taking him from Boulogne, France, to Folkestone in England for a Round Table Conference. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • 31st March 1930, Mahatma Gandhi during the Salt March protesting against the government monopoly on salt production. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • 9th May 1938, Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi with a group of congressmen at the frontier between India and Afghanistan. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi on 29th September 1931. (Photo by J. Gaiger/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • A signed portrait of Mahatma Gandhi. He campaigned for tolerance and social reform and an end to discrimination against the so-called untouchable caste. He was assassinated by a Hindu nationalist in the violence that followed the partition of British India into India and Pakistan. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
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  • 16th June 1933, Mahatma Gandhi working at his spinning wheel after his release from Yeravad Goal. He is at the begining of a three week fast in protest against British rule. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi and Sarojini Naidu, with a garland, during the Salt March protesting against the government monopoly on salt production. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi speaking at a rally. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • 3rd November 1931, Mahatma Gandhi arriving at No 10 Downing Street, London, for a conference with Prime Minister Ramsay Macdonald. (Photo by J. Gaiger/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • December 1931, Mahatma Gandhi with George Lansbury (1859 - 1940) and a group of children at Kingsley Hall in the East End of London. Gandhi stayed at the hall during his visit to London to attend the Round Table Conference. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi in 1931.
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Mahatma Gandhi on board a cross channel steamer for a visit to London. He is using a traditional spinning wheel. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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  • 27th August 1940, Mahatma Gandhi on his way by rickshaw to the Viceregal Lodge to meet the Viceroy of India. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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  • 22nd September 1931, Mahatma Gandhi with the British born film star Charlie Chaplin (1889 - 1977) in Dr Katial's surgery in London. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • 21st September 1931, Mahatma Gandhi inspects offices in Knightsbridge during a tour of London, surrounded by a crowd of curious onlookers. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images).
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  • Indian poet and politician Sarojini Naidu with Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi during the Salt March protesting against the government monopoly on salt production. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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  • Members of the Indian National Congress (foreground left to right) Mahatma Gandhi, Subhas Chandra Bose (1897 - 1945) and Vallabhai Patel (1875-1950) during the 51st Indian National Congress. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru (1869 - 1964) (left), in conversation at the All-India Congress committee meeting at Bombay. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi at Boulogne station with Mrs Sarojini Naidu, on the way to England to attend the Round Table Conference as the representative of the Indian Nationals. Original Publication: People Disc - HD0265 (Photo by Douglas Miller/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi leaving Maor Ville, his Simla residence, during the Leaders Conference. He is helped to his car by his doctor Sushelia Nayyer, right, and Susila Ben, left, and accompanied by his private secretary Mr Piare Lal. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi eating at his home, whilst living in seclusion after his release from prison by the British authorities. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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  • Gandhi leading the Salt March in protest against the government monopoly on salt production. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi, Indian Congress Leader and representative of the Indian Nationals, leaves the Friends' Meeting House, Euston Road, after attending the Round Table Conference on Indian constitutional reform. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi arrives at Simla to discuss the international situation with local Congress authorities and the Viceroy. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi talks to women of Darwen, Lancashire during his visit to England. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • Mahatma Gandhi fasts in protest against British rule after his release from prison in Poona, India. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • Premier of the Republic of China Chiang Kai-shek (1887-1975) with his wife, Soong May-ling (1898-2003), stand either side of Mahatma Gandhi after a meeting between Chiang Kai-shek and Gandhi to discuss matters of common concern to both India and China, in India, around the 1930s. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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  • A postman arranging exhibits including a bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Post Office Art Exhibition at Mount Pleasant Post Office, London in 1935. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
  • Remembering Bapu in 50 pictures
  • February 1948, the niece of Mahatma Gandhi places flower petals on his brow as he lies in state at Birla House, New Delhi, after his assassination. Immediately after this picture was taken the procession left for the burning ghat on the banks of the river Yamuna, where the cremation took place. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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  • 4th February 1948, vast crowds surge around the truck on which the body of Mahatma Gandhi lies, as it passes slowly along the funeral route to the funeral pyre in New Delhi. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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