The rural development means maximum production of Agriculture and allied activities in the rural areas, including development of rural industries and cottage industries. It gives more than employment opportunity in rural areas especially for the weaker section of the community so as to enable them to improve their socio – economic status. Gandhiji wanted to bring about rural reconstruction with scientific and spiritual values. He was successfully implemented 18 point programme. This article has discussed Gandhian perspective of 18 point constructive programme. This programme based on his experience and it was essential for rural development.