Sunday, November 22, 2020

MPYE 015 Gandhian Philosophy Solved Assignment 2020-21

 MPYE 015 Gandhian Philosophy

Solved Assignment 2020-21

Note: i) Give answer of all five questions. ii) All five questions carry equal marks. iii) The answer of questions no. 1 and 2 should be in about 500 words.

1. “Truth is God and God is Truth.” Describe and examine this statement in the light of Gandhi’s Metaphysics.


What is role and significance of the idea of ends and means in Gandhian Philosophy? Discuss.

2. Discuss Gandhian understanding of swadeshi. Compare Gandhian idea of swadeshi with some other idea(s) of swadeshi.


Discuss and examine Gandhi’s understanding of Caste System in India.

3. Answer any two questions in about 250 words.

a) Write an essay on the political implications of Sarvodaya.

b) “Satyagraha is a passive resistance.” What do you understand by this statement? Discuss the role of swadeshi in Satyagraha.

c) Examine the role of religion in Politics in the light of Gandhian Philosophy.

d) Evaluate the idea of trusteeship.

4. Answer any four questions in about 150 words.  

a) Write a short essay on Ahimsa as a moral value.

b) Do you think that there is a relation between reason and faith? Discuss.

c) Why does Gandhi think that reason is ambiguous and how can it be trained?  

d) Write a short essay on eleven vows of Gandhi.

e) Reflect on the complexity of Gandhi’s notion of truth.

f) “Ahimsa is the essence of human.” Examine this Gandhian Idea.

5. Write short notes on any five in about 100 words.

a) Asahayog

b) Swaraj

c) Pacifism

d) Constructive Programme

e) Democracy

f) Socialism

g) Communism

h) Brahmacharya (Celibacy)