Nobel Peace Prize / Bharet Ratna for Mahatma Gandhi.

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Nobel Peace Prize / Bharet Ratna for Mahatma Gandhi.

Mahatma Gandhi : An angel for peace, be re considered for Nobel Peace Prize to mark respect to the truth, peace and non violence, Bharet Ratna as well. Let us get together to maintain humanity here on this Earth !!!!!

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Big question mark on Nobel prize for peace : Why Gandhi was ignored ?

Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948) has become the strongest symbol of non-violence in the 20th century. It is widely held – in retrospect – that the Indian national leader should have been the very man to be selected for the Nobel Peace Prize. He was nominated several times, but was never awarded the prize. Why?
These questions have been asked frequently: Was the horizon of the Norwegian Nobel Committee too narrow? Were the committee members unable to appreciate the struggle for freedom among non-European peoples?" Or were the Norwegian committee members perhaps afraid to make a prize award which might be detrimental to the relationship between their own country and Great Britain?

Gandhi was nominated in 1937, 1938, 1939, 1947 and, finally, a few days before he was murdered in January 1948. The omission has been publicly regretted by later members of the Nobel Committee; when the Dalai Lama was awarded the Peace Prize in 1989, the chairman of the committee said that this was "in part a tribute to the memory of Mahatma Gandhi". However, the committee has never commented on the speculations as to why Gandhi was not awarded the prize, and until recently the sources which might shed some light on the matter were unavailable.

Gandhian Ideologist and Philosopher Naresh Kadyan, animal rights activist comes forward to raised this issue with the consultation of former Chairman of the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (Govt. of India) Shri Laxmidas, Chairman, National Khadi and Village Industries Board's Employees Federation (An apex body of all State KVIB's Employees Unions).

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Started by GOPI KANTA GHOSH. Last reply by Janos Abel Jun 14, 2010. 5 Replies

We must raise our voice to prevent future injustice...

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Comment by GOPI KANTA GHOSH on June 4, 2011 at 5:49pm
Fantastic Fakru...most appriate
Comment by Fakru Ahmed Bashu on June 4, 2011 at 5:47pm

A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice. ~ M K Gandhi.

Comment by GOPI KANTA GHOSH on June 3, 2011 at 5:15pm
Thanks Imawaken...flowers symbolizes peace...
Comment by Nguyễn Thị Thanh Hương on January 7, 2011 at 1:39pm
Comment by GOPI KANTA GHOSH on September 7, 2010 at 10:05am
@Nareshji...we must share in every forum...
Comment by Naresh Kadyan on September 4, 2010 at 6:18pm
Comment by Michael J Masiko on January 29, 2010 at 7:52pm
Comment by Riccardo Gramegna on December 16, 2009 at 1:21am
The British pride did not want... easy to understand why. And i think Gandhi would have said "Nobel Price? no thank you!". We, in the west give much importance to that award, but... Nobel made the money on nitroglycerine.
Comment by mikal haley on December 15, 2009 at 9:19pm
"He was nominated several times, but was never awarded the prize. Why?"

--zen
Comment by Mahmood Sairally on December 14, 2009 at 12:27am
What a wise way to see this. People will always remember him through his deeds. May The Almighty let his soul rest in Peace. Our prayers will always accompany him.
 

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