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satyagraha


We also discussed whether the campaign should follow Gandhian principles of nonviolence, or what the Mahatma called satyagraha, a nonviolence that seeks to conquer through conversion.
Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  the form of nonviolent resistance initiated in India by Mahatma Gandhi in order to oppose British rule and to hasten political reforms
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  • We also discussed whether the campaign should follow Gandhian principles of nonviolence, or what the Mahatma called satyagraha, a nonviolence that seeks to conquer through conversion.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
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Associated words [difficulty]:   satyagraha [9]
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