Government of India has decided to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation, at national and international level to propagate his message.

The Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Education is conducting various activities in schools for commemorating the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. A national level function was also organised on 1st October 2019 with the Hon’ble Union Education Minister, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ as Chief Guest to celebrate the occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. An Expression Series was organized by the CBSE on Mahatma Gandhi from August 19 to September 3, 2019. Approx 4.5 lakh students participated in the series.

Discover Gandhi is a joint initiative of Education Ministry, Govt. of India and the National Council of Educational Research and Training(NCERT). For more details, please visit The Nodal Ministry of the program is Ministry of Culture.

Calendar and List of Activities for Schools under “150 Years of Celebrating The Mahatma” : View (Monday, February 3, 2020 - 10:30) - (365 KB)

"150 Years of Celebrating The Mahatma" Letters/Correspondence : View

List of Nodal Officers : View

Text Reading Time1 minute

150 Years

Life of Gandhi
Play Button

Title: MAHATMA - Life of Gandhi
Format: .mp4
Length: 68.52 mins