Gandhi

Demon or demon-slayer? How we see Gandhi says a lot about ourselves
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Tushar Gandhi October 6, 2022 Recently, a Durga Puja pandal built by the Hindu Mahasabha in Kolkata portrayed Mahatma Gandhi as Mahishasura dying at the hands of Durga. As desired, it got a lot of notoriety and global publicity for...
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Can the Bharat Jodo Yatra revive the Congress and Brand Rahul?
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Ashraf Engineer October 1, 2022 EPISODE TRANSCRIPT Hello and welcome to All Indians Matter. I am Ashraf Engineer. Gandhi undertook the Dandi March as part of the Salt Satyagraha more than 90 years ago to energise the freedom struggle and...
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India @ 75: no candles for Bilkis, no tears for Indra, no solidarity with Sayema
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Tushar Gandhi September 2, 2022 India celebrated 75 years of Independence recently. The occasion was branded as Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav and expertly marketed. It was a momentous milestone, one to be proud of and celebrated. At the same time,...
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‘We are witnessing the decay of the Indian judiciary in real time’
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Ashraf Engineer August 15, 2022 The steady decline of democracy, institutions and freedoms in India over the past eight years has been a matter of great concern to Indians and governments across the world. Interestingly, many of the trends witnessed...
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‘When I read Kasturba’s long-lost diary, it was as if she was speaking to me from 90 years ago’
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Ashraf Engineer June 29, 2022 A couple of years ago, members of the Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon, found a crumbling, damaged diary at Kasturba Ashram in Indore. It turned out to be a 135-page diary written by Kasturba, between January...
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All Indians Matter In-Depth – Kastur: In Gandhi’s Shadow, His Guiding Light
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Ashraf Engineer February 22, 2022 There has been much research and conversation about Gandhi and his impact on India and the world but  not as much effort has been devoted to his first disciple and the greatest influence on him...
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Our hate will destroy us
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Tushar Gandhi January 10, 2022 Hate is growing. It does not bode well. We see hate between religious groups, ideological groups, nations and races. Hate, unfortunately, seems to have become second nature for people. Seeds of hate were sown in...
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Turning the other cheek requires more courage than Gandhi-haters can fathom
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Tushar Gandhi November 18, 2021 Once again there are concerted attacks on Bapu (Mahatma Gandhi), to demean the freedom movement and insult freedom fighters. Who is doing it is insignificant. What must be realised is that it is orchestrated and...
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Gandhi never asked Savarkar to pen mercy pleas; the Sangh is trying to falsify history
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Tushar Gandhi October 18, 2021 Many untruths have been propounded to justify Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’s murder. They have been repeated so often that people have started believing them. This is a time-tested strategy used by the Sangh Parivar to falsify...
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Heroism and compassion amid the horrors of Partition – Part 2
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Bibi Amtus Salam ending her 26-day fast after the signing of the peace pledge in Sirandi. Photo credit: MK Gandhi Institute for Non-Violence This is the final installment of a two-part series on the acts of courage, which symbolised the...
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