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Punch Line Contest by GPCA
Last month, Gandhi Peace Centre, Australia (GPCA) has launched a contest to create a "Punch-Line" for the promotion of Peace, Nonviolence, Brotherhood, Equality and other ideals of Mahatma Gandhi through their Facebook page. Prizes are awarded in two categories: Top 5 entries which get the maximum ‘like’s in the page and 5 best punch lines selected by the GPCA judges.
First round of the…Continue
Gandhi Jayanti - 2014
In view of the 146th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a grand celebration is conducted on 2nd October 2014 at the Center of Information Technology and Gandhian Philosophy of Nonviolence and Peace (BB Systems).
While giving the welcome address, I spoke about the importance and relevance of Gandhi in today’s world: "One has to have a firm conviction upon their integrity and morality without being swept away by the…
Learning Violence, Conflict and Fragility
I'd just want to share with you all that I've just completed the World Bank Institute’s Core E-Learning Program on Violence, Conflict and Fragility.
This course explores the nature of modern forms of violence, approaches to preventing and managing them, and ways the international community can support these processes. It is organized around the main themes of the 2011 World Development Report, the New Deal for…
Vegetarianism in India
India is known as the homeland for flourishing the vegetarian lifestyle even though some Western and European thinkers and philosophers believed and followed vegan food in the ancient past. Ever since the beginning of the early civilizations, Indians attached religious and spiritual significance for being vegetarians, while westerners saw it as an experimental and…