Philosophy of Religion. It is a this-worldly, human-centered, secular philosophical outlook. Free-will for him is freedom of the "rational self. His integral humanism is indicated by his enumerated seven social sins: 1 politics without principles; 2 wealth without work; 3 commerce without morality; 4 knowledge without character; 5 pleasure without conscience; 6 science without morality; and 7 worship without sacrifice. Non-Violence should be a creed rather than a policy. He fulfilled these two principal themes of humanism in the civic function of religion and religious tolerance which aimed at evolving moral individuals in moral societies.
He led the struggle for India 's independence from British colonial rule. He died on 30th January as being shot dead by Nathuram Godse. Disputed [ edit ] Poverty is the worst kind of violence. Quoted without reference to earlier source, time or location in A Just Peace through Transformation: Cultural, Economic, and Political Foundations for Change by the International Peace Association Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Mahatma Gandhi, one of the many beautiful souls that have inspired and continues to inspire so many of us taught me so many valuable and life changing lessons. You have to do the right thing. You may never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result.
New Delhi, India. Raj Ghat or Rajghat is the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial and, as Gandhi has long been one of my human rights heroes, I was glad to have this opportunity to pay my respects to the man whose lessons of non-violence and human rights have had such an impact on our world. From Raj Ghat, I went to directly a meeting with Indian human rights activists. They told us that, while important reforms have been made recently to protect the human rights of its 1.