2 October - International Day of Non Violence
The International Day of Non-Violence is marked on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence.
2nd October is the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri.Philatelic Tributes to the great leaders of india !
Lal Bahadur Shastri was the Prime Minister of the Republic of India and a leader of the Indian National Congress party. Shastri joined the Indian independence movement in the 1920s