Gandhi Jayanti is celebrated on 2nd October of every year as the birth day of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of Nation. He was married to a Kasturba Gandhi at the age of 13 and is known for his invaluable contribution to win back India's freedom from the hands of the British while following the principles of truth, honesty and non-violence.
He led his life that confirmed to his preaching. His morality and his doctrines on non-violence have become a beacon of light for the world. Gandhi Jayanti is observed as a national holiday in India.