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MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GANDHI (1869-1948) Autograph letter signed on postcards, to his friend Behram Navroji KHAMBATTA. July35
ink stamp No. 6610, on reverse: address, stamp, postmarks 2 pages in-12 In Gujarati. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, known as the Mahatma ("great soul"), born into a wealthy Indian family, Gandhi was an Indian politician and religious leader who worked for India's independence through non-violence. He was assassinated on 30 January 1948 in Delhi (India) by a Hindu extremist during a public prayer. When Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated, he was already a legend. He showed the world that social and political change can be achieved not only through violence and terror, but also through love and compassion.