Mahatma Gandhi

After Words: Rajmohan Gandhi, author of 'Gandhi: The Man, His People, and the Empire' interviewed by Amitabh Pal

19 July, 2008

Rajmohan Gandhi talks about the life and philosophy of his grandfather, Mohandas K. Gandhi. He is interviewed by Amitabh Pal, managing editor of The Progressive magazine. This interview was recorded in Chicago, during the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Book Fair.

'Saying his peace'

27 June, 2008

Rajmohan Gandhi remembers his grandfather in a video interview with the Washington Post's Shankar Vedantam. He also speaks about recently finding a rare audio recording of his grandfather that was previously not known to exist by many.

'Gandhi: The Man, His People, and the Empire'

7 May, 2008

Rajmohan Gandhi talks about his grandfather, Mohandas K. Gandhi, at an event held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. During the event, Prof. Gandhi reads selections from his book and answers questions from audience members.

Interview with Travel'n-On Radio

5 May, 2008

Rajmohan Gandhi discusses his biography of his grandfather, and shares some of his childhood memories of the Mahatma, the impact of his legacy, and stories of his grandfather's travels.

'Applying Gandhi’s Ideas to Climate Change'

30 March, 2008

Article by Peter Applebome, quoting Rajmohan on his grandfather:

“He had an ability to find a very simple symbol that could mobilize a great number of people; think of his Salt March,” said Gandhi’s grandson and biographer, Rajmohan Gandhi, referring to the 1930 protest against the British tax on salt that helped galvanize India against British rule. “You might say he was an advertising genius.”

'Gandhi’s Grandson to Lecture on Nonviolence'

22 February, 2008

Lecture at the University of California Riverside (UCR) on his grandfather's legacy

LA City Beat interview

20 February, 2008

Joe Piasecki of 'Los Angeles City Beat' interviews Rajmohan on continuing his grandfather’s legacy of love and resistance.

New book

In this thought-provoking book, award-winning biographer and historian Rajmohan Gandhi sets the record straight on the founding fathers as well as their great opponent, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Along the way, he answers questions of perennial interest. More