Kasturba Gandhi

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kasturbai Mohandas Gandhi
Kasturbai Gandhi
Native name
કસ્તુરબાઈ મોહનદાસ ગાંધી  (Gujarati)
Born
Kasturbai Makhanji Kapadia

(1869-04-11)11 April 1869
Died22 February 1944(1944-02-22) (aged 74)
Other namesKasturba Mohandas Gandhi
Kasturba Makhanji Kapadia
OccupationActivist
Spouse(s)
Mahatma Gandhi (m. 1883)
Children

Kasturbai "Kasturba" Mohandas Gandhi (About this soundlisten  born Kasturbai Makhanji Kapadia on (11 April 1869 – 22 February 1944) was an Indian political activist. She was the wife of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Like her husband, she was involved in the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Mohanty, Rekha (2011). "From Satya to Sadbhavna". Orissa Review (January 2011): 45–49. http://orissa.gov.in/e-magazine/Orissareview/2011/Jan/engpdf/january.pdf#page=58. Retrieved 23 February 2012.