Gandhi Jayanti is one of the three national holidays celebrated in India. The holiday marks the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, the “Father of the Nation”. Celebrated on 2nd October every year, the festival is observed in all states and union territories. The great leader is remembered for non-violence, truth and ‘Satyagraha’ movement that he undertook for India’s freedom. His teachings are still remembered and used for resolving current conflicts, avoiding violence and finding peaceful solutions to make the world a better place to live in. On this occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, prayers are held at his memorial at Raj Ghat that are attended by the dignitaries and others. Greetings are also exchanged among people by sending cards, text messages and meeting one another. In this article, we have brought some ideas for sending greeting cards to your near and dear ones. Read on and let the principles of Mahatma Gandhi stay alive today and always.
Greeting Cards For Gandhi Jayanti
Store Bought Greeting Cards
Come any festival and you can witness card stores being flooded with umpteen gifts and cards. Likewise for Gandhi Jayanti, there are different varieties of greeting cards available for you. Greeting cards are the most traditional way of conveying your wishes to someone. Take the extra effort in picking up a card with a beautiful quote from Mahatma Gandhi.
E-cards are the fastest and cheapest way to greet your family and friends on Gandhi Jayanti. There are a number of sites available at your end for selecting the cards. Pick up the one that speaks about the devotion and teachings of Gandhi Jayanti. Surf through the net to get the most appropriate cards talking of Gandhiji’s lessons.
Pull up your sleeves and pour out your creativity by making a Gandhi Jayanti card at home. Get some supplies from the market, like color paper, paints, glitter, and others, and get set to create a homemade card. You can get some Gandhi quotes from the internet and get ideas for creating the card from old greeting cards or from the net. A personalized card would be more appreciated and cherished for long.