As a result, when he was 19 years old Mohandas traveled to England where he studied law at the University College London.
When Britain put a tax on salt, Gandhi decided to walk 241 miles to the sea in Dandi to make his own salt. Gandhi also fought for civil rights and liberties among Indian people.
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Each of these protests may seem small by themselves, but when most of the population does them at once, they can have an enormous impact.
Gandhi was put in prison several times for organizing these protests.
Unfortunately, Mohandas' law practice wasn't successful, so he took a job with an Indian Law firm and moved to South Africa to work out of the South African law office.
It was in South Africa where Gandhi would experience racial prejudice against Indians and would begin his work in civil rights. Once back in India, Gandhi led the fight for Indian independence from the British Empire.
He came from an upper class family and his father was a leader in the local community.
As was tradition where he grew up, Mohandas' parents arranged a marriage for him at the age of 13.