Gandhi Society of Calgary

Phone: 403.239.4480

"What is faith worth if it is not translated into action?"

Further readings on Gandhi’s life:

Brown, Judith. Gandhi: Prisoner of Hope, New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1989.

Joseph J. Doke, M. K. Gandhi: An Indian Patriot in South Africa, (1909), Varanasi: Akhil Bharat Sarva Seva Sangh, 1959.

Fischer, Louis. The Life of Mahatma Gandhi, London: Jonathan Cape, 1951.

Gandhi, Rajmohan. The Man, the People and the Empire, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008.

Nanda B. R. Mahatma Gandhi: A Biography, Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1958.

Parekh, Bhikhu. Gandhi, in the Past Masters series, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Wolpert, Stanley. Gandhi’s Passion: the Life and Legacy of Mahatma Gandhi, New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Gandhi’s Key Writings:

The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi, 100 vols. New Delhi: Publications Division of the Government of India, 1958-1994.

The following are of special importance:

Gandhi M. K., Hind Swaraj or Indian Home Rule. (1909). Critical edition in A. J. Parel (ed.)

Gandhi: Hind Swaraj and Other Writings, the Centenary edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009 (also in the Collected Works, vol. 10).

Gandhi M. K., An Autobiography or The Story of My Experiments with Truth (1927) available in several editions (also in the Collected Works, vol.39). .

Gandhi M. K., Satyagraha in South Africa (1928), Ahmedabad: Navajivan Press (also in the Collected Works, vol. 29). .

Gandhi M. K.,The Bhagavad Gita, New Delhi: Orient Paperbacks, 1980 (also in the Collected Works, vol. 32)

Gandhi, M. K., Constructive Program: Its Meaning and Place (1941), Ahmedabad: Navajivan Press, 1945 (also in the Collected Works, vol. 75)

Further reading:

Chatterjee, Margaret. Gandhi’s Religious Thought, London: Macmillan, 1983. Copley, Antony. Gandhi: Against the Tide, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1993. Dalton, Dennis.

Mahatma Gandhi: Nonviolent Power in Action, New York, Columbia University Press, 1993. Hardiman, David. Gandhi in His Time and Ours, London: Hurst, 2003. Iyer, R. N.

The Moral and Political Thought of Mahatma Gandhi, New York: Oxford University Press, 1973. Parekh, Bhikhu. Gandhi’s Political Philosophy: A Critical Examination, London: Macmillan, 1989. Parel, Anthony.

Gandhi’s Philosophy and the Quest for Harmony, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Parel, Anthony.

Gandhi, Freedom and Self-Rule, Lanham, Lexington Books, 2000. MD. Parel, Anthony and Judith Brown (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Gandhi, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Rudolph, Susanne and Lloyd, Postmodern Gandhi, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2006. Tercheck, Ronald.

Gandhi: Struggling for Autonomy, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 1998. Weber, Thomas. Gandhi as Disciple and Mentor, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.