Image of Gandhi

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."

The Image of Gandhi

Gandhi through Pictorials

The idea of depicting Gandhi pictorially is exciting as Gandhi's depiction through various visual forms such as photography, is rather photogenic. Then there are the famous cartoons and caricatures. And, of course, filmmaking and stamps.

Draw Gandhi

With help of primitives (minimum lines and curves), the section allows one, especially children, to draw Gandhi, following a few simple steps. The results can be charming and fun

Caricatures of Gandhi

Caricatures can make a persona adorable. Here, Gandhi has been recreated chronologically to be depict across all the eight decades of his life – one caricature from each decade


Like all political persona, Gandhi has also been at the unsparing end of satire. The range of cartoonists cover the spectrum of the national to the international. Gandhi, in any case, continues to remain one of the most imitated characters.