Satyagrah, the philosophy and practice of non-violent or civil resistance, was developed by Mahatma Gandhi. It was a practice he used to help fight racial inequality in South Africa and to pave the way to independence in India.
The History of Gauteng is rooted in its origins as a gold rush region. Today, it is the commercial and industrial centre of South Africa and one of the wealthiest provinces on the continent. Its historical past also includes a pivotal role in the country’s struggle for freedom.