Mahatma Gandhi’s Style Evolution: Constructed To Draped

Young Gandhi in 1987 in 3-Piece suitGandhi in 1931 without a thread on his torsoAs we celebrate Gandhi Jayanti today, I just thought of posting Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’s style evolution from dapper well-constructed three-piece suits to draped ‘half-dhotis’ and a khadi wrap. The Mahatma’s style evolution symptomised the evolution of an Attorney to a Mahatma!

Gandhi The AttorneyMahatma_kasturba_1922_KhadiThese rare photographs of Mahatma Gandhi takes you through the evolution I highlight above.

 

Gandhi amused at Jinnah's Suit

Mohandas Gandhi_Kasturba_Charlie Chaplin

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