Gandhi By caityprice15 Oct 2, 1869 Birth Mahatma Gandhi, was born in Porbandar in India Jan 1, 1891 Life After Education After having been admitted to the British bar, Gandhi returned to India and attempted to establish a law practice in Bombay, without much success. Jan 1, 1893 Rude Awakenings An Indian firm with interests in South Africa retained him as legal adviser in its office in Durban, where he was treated as a second-class citizen. Jan 1, 1896 Gandhi Refuses to Comply. After being attacked and humiliated by white South Africans, Gandhi began to teach a policy of passive resistance to, and non-cooperation with, the South African authorities. Jan 1, 1899 During the Boer War Gandhi organized an ambulance corps for the British army and commanded a Red Cross unit Jan 1, 1913 Gandhi throws himself into the struggle for elementary rights for Indians. Gandhi remained in South Africa for twenty years, suffering imprisonment many times.