Most widely held works about Bhanu Athaiya
Most widely held works by Bhanu Athaiya
Gandhi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British.
Lagaan Lagāna : once upon a time in India ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Set in Queen Victoria's India, this is a story about a battle without bloodshed fought by a group of unlikely hereos. Will a game of cricket stop three years of lagaan (tax) for the Indian people?
Gandhi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain.
Assassination Biographical films Biography British Occupation of India (1765-1947) Colonies Costume Costume design Costume designers Cricket Drama Epic films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Gandhi,--Mahatma,--1869-1948 Great Britain Historical films History India Nationalists Nonviolence Pictorial works Political science Religious leaders Statesmen Tax collection Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
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