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Kasturba Gandhi

wife of Mahatma Gandhi, an Indian leader of British era

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]

Kasturbai Mohan das 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

ReferencesEdit

  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.