Which word did Gandhiji mispronounce when he instructed the school inspector class?

Which word did Gandhiji mispronounce when he instructed the school inspector class?

Mr Giles, the Educational Inspector, had come on a visit of inspection. He had set us five words to write in a spelling exercise. One of the words was ‘kettle’. I had mis-spelt it.

What word did Gandhi spell wrong?

Answer. Gandhiji spelled the Spelling of Kettle wrong as a child when the school inspector gave ‘dictation to the class’. Explanation: Mahatma Gandhi was the youngest amongst the six children in his house.

What word did Gandhi refuse to correct through prompted by his school teacher during an inspection by a high ranking official?


Why did Mohandas not copy the correct word from his Neighbour slate?

He had set them five words to write as a spelling exercise. One of the words was “Kettle”. Mohandas had miss pelt it. It was beyond him to see that the teacher wanted him to copy the spelling from his neighbour’s slate, for he thought that the teacher was there to supervise them against copying.

Which Indian Spelt the word kettle wrong?

Mahatma Gandhi

Which word did Gandhiji mispronounce during the audition?

Citing Sardar Gurbachan Singh’s testimony in the assassination trial, Tushar Gandhi had said that after he was shot, Bapu had folded hands and uttered the words ‘Hey Ram’.

What were Gandhi last words?

As it happened, Godse arrived at Mahatma Gandhi’s prayer meeting without having been frisked, fired bullets at him and he died with “Hey Ram” as the last words on his lips.

What two words did Gandhi say before he died?

Gandhi raised his hands in front of his face in the conventional Hindu gesture of greeting, almost if he was welcoming his murderer, and slumped to the ground, mortally wounded. Some said that he cried out, ‘Ram, Ram’ (‘God, God’), though others did not hear him say anything.

Did Gandhi said Hey Ram while dying?

Chennai: Over a decade after he shocked the country claiming Mahatma Gandhi did not utter the words “Hey Ram” when he was assassinated 70 years ago, his nonagenarian personal attendant today said he was misquoted earlier. He may have uttered ‘Hey Ram’.

What was Mahatma Gandhi’s goal?

The four challenges, or goals, as articulated by Ramchandra Guha in his book, “Gandhi, The Years That Changed The World”; were: to free India from British occupation, to end untouchability, to improve relations between Hindus and Muslims, and to make India into a self-reliant nation – economically and socially.

When the British were asked to leave India what was the movement called?

mass civil disobedience movement

Why did British quit India?

1947: Partition of India During World War Two, the British had mobilised India’s resources for their imperial war effort. They crushed the attempt of Mahatma Gandhi and the Indian National Congress to force them to ‘quit India’ in 1942. For this reason, Britain was desperate to keep India (and its army) united.

Who did not take part in Quit India Movement?

Mainly three groups did not support the movement and continued to collaborate with the British Empire: the Communists, the Muslim League and the Hindu Mahasabha.

What was the government’s response to the Quit India Movement?

Response to Quit India Movement The British government responded to the call of Gandhi by arresting all major Congress leaders the very next day. Gandhi, Nehru, Patel, etc. were all arrested. This left the movement in the hands of the younger leaders like Jayaprakash Narayan and Ram Manohar Lohia.

What was the main aim of the Quit India Movement?

The main aim of the movement was India’s freedom and it was accompanied by a mass protest on non-violent lines, in which Gandhi called for an orderly British withdrawal from India. With his passionate speeches, Gandhi asked people to participate in the movement who desired the freedom of the country.

What other name was given to the Quit India Movement?

Quit India Movement or ‘Bharat Chodo Andolan’, also known as August Kranti Movement, was a call given by Mahatma Gandhi at the Bombay session of All India Congress Committee on August 8, 1942, for an end to the British rule in India. What led to the movement?

What is the slogan of Gandhiji?

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”

Who gave slogan Aaram haram?

Jawaharlal Nehru

Who gave this slogan?

Famous Slogans and Authors

Slogan Given by
Vande Mataram Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
Quit India Mahatma Gandhi
Freedom is my birthright and I shall have it Balgangadhar Tilak
Give me blood and I shall give you freedom Subhas Chandra Bose

Which is the national slogan of India?

The words Satyameva Jayate from Mundaka Upanishad, meaning ‘Truth Alone Triumphs’, are inscribed below the abacus in Devanagari script.