How do we understand Mahatma Gandhi? A shrewd Bania or a hard-working and ingenious Shudra and Antyajya? Or because of his great public roles, a Kshatriya and a Brahmana? On the other hand, was he not a great general - like Sri Krishna of the Mahabharata?
In these extremely profound and thoughtful essays, Dharampal - one of India's most distinguished historians and writers - offers us his own distilled view of the passions that drove Gandhiji - one of the most awesome individuals of our times.