MAHATMA GANDHI Gandhi was responsible for getting the British to allow India to form its own government through his technique of satyagraha, or non-violence. Date: Photographer: Unknown. Portraits of Iconic People of All Time
My yoga novel "Ashram" draws on ancient wisdom and practice. Swami Vivekananda born Narendra Nath Datta was an Indian Hindu monk. He was a key figure in the introduction of Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the western world.