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The non-ideological Gandhi

The non-ideological Gandhi

[31st October is the 30th death anniversary of Smt. Indira Gandhi]



Out of all Gandhis in India, Mahatma Gandhi stands the tallest and is seen the most relevant in India and abroad. If there is any Gandhi next to Mahatma whom the world knows, especially the women kind, for her stubborn and decisive character, it must be Indira Gandhi, the only daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru and the former Prime Minister of India. She had a solid career in politics… Continue

Added by Balamurali Balaji on October 31, 2014 at 2:30am — No Comments

Where is Gandhi? Hear our Children!

Many yearn for `Gandhi' to be honoured posthumously.

What is it about him that we all share the deepest reverence for?  It is his adherence to his conscience, which we all have.  

All those who deeply stick to their conscience are demonstrating `Gandhi'.

On the world scene, we have adorable little Malala, the youngest recipient ever of the Nobel Peace Prize, with a pure heart, asking for India and Pakistan to be FRIENDS.  To help each other.  

Can we deny that…

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Added by Aunty Kamala on October 30, 2014 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Common Features of the Cultures of India and Myanmar: Binding the Two Bilaterally

Culture is the mirror of a society. It presents before the world those iconic characteristics of people within its ambit, which are the signs of their own identity. Along with this, they become ideals to be followed by others. A culture envelops ideas, works, planning, values and achievements of people of its domain. Especially, values and virtues occupy the foremost place in a culture. They are the result of a long-term process of thoughts and actions. That is why;…

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Added by Dr. Ravindra Kumar on October 24, 2014 at 3:44pm — No Comments

HAS GANDHIJI’S AHIMSA PHILOSOPHY STOOD THE TEST OF TIME -WHAT STUDENTS THINK ?

                                                                                                         

 Nandini Voice For The Deprived, a Chennai based not for profit organisation  organised an All India essay competition for college students on  “Has  Gandhiji’s  Ahimsa  Philosophy  Stood  The Test  of Time?” There was  good response for the competition from…
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Added by N.S.Venkataraman on October 23, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Gandhi - Peace Punchline Competition

International Non-violence Day

Gandhi - Peace punchline Competition

Give us a punch line that promotes tolerance, non-violence, equality, peace, justice and so on.…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 21, 2014 at 7:43am — No Comments

Virtual Gandhi in South Africa : New online resource lets you trace the footsteps of an icon

Virtual Gandhi in SA: New online resource lets you trace the footsteps of an icon

 

Mahatma Gandhi’s time spent in South Africa was a…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 18, 2014 at 7:52am — No Comments

MAY bHARAT AND CHINA SMOKE PEACE PIPE ALWAYS

AUM.

          MAY INDIA AND CHINA SMOKE PEACE PIPE ALWAYS

                                                                    By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

There is light at the end of the tunnel. Both India and China see this light and admire its glow. Those who loved to hear the boom of their artillery guns have now chosen to smoke peace pipe again. Never mind doctor’s orders on making lungs tobacco-free, here it is a question of peace and…

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Added by Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM on October 16, 2014 at 9:28am — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-III: Bapu-Leader of Leaders

Bapu : Leader of Leaders

By Kavita Shah and Meha Todi

 “Generations to come will scarce believe that such a one as this walked the earth in flesh and blood.”

- Albert Einstein

Few men have ever had as much of an effect on our world as Mohandas Gandhi.…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 16, 2014 at 6:51am — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-II: Gandhi and status of Women

Gandhi and status of Women

By Jyotsna Kamat

When Gandhiji assumed India's leadership the average life span of an Indian woman was only twenty seven years. Babies and the pregnant women ran a high risk of dying young. Child marriage was very common and widows were in very large number. Only 2% of the women had any kind of education and women did not…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 14, 2014 at 6:59am — No Comments

"Honoured Guest"

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141012/jsp/opinion/story_18896397.jsp

HONOURED GUEST

- The gem that India will not call by its name
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Added by Swarna on October 14, 2014 at 5:00am — 1 Comment

Malala Yousafzai,Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi, India win Nobel peace prize 2014

Malala Yousafzai,Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi, India win Nobel peace prize 2014…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 10, 2014 at 3:18pm — 1 Comment

Gandhi Journal Article-I: Gandhi and Churchill

Mahatma Gandhi and Winston Churchill

 

By Vishwanath Tondon…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 10, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Now read Gandhi’s autobiography in Kashmiri, Punjabi also

Now read Gandhi’s autobiography in Kashmiri, Punjabi also

 

With the…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 4, 2014 at 9:09am — No Comments

Gandhian thoughts continue to inspire jail inmates

Gandhian thoughts continue to inspire jail inmates

92 Jail inmates of Taloja Jail appeared Gandhi Peace Exam

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on October 3, 2014 at 8:23am — No Comments

Gandhi Jayanti - 2014

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…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on October 3, 2014 at 2:00am — No Comments

CLEAN INDIA CAMPAIGN IS GANDHIAN BUT NEED INTEGRATED APPROACH

                             
                

 
Till now, the country has been largely focussing on garlanding Mahatma Gandhi’s statue and singing bhajans on Gandhi Jayanthi Day throughout the…
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Added by N.S.Venkataraman on October 2, 2014 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Managements in a University

 “One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the passion of others can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.” –Vishnugupta Chanakya

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Before…

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Added by Dr. Ravindra Kumar on September 28, 2014 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments

BHARAT AND CHEEN ARE GETTING CLOSER

AUM

                 CHINESE STRAW IN INDIAN WIND

                                        By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China and the First Lady Mme Peng Liyuan paid a 3-day State Visit to Bharat in the middle of September 2014 and was personally looked after by Pradhan Mantri Narendra Modi both in Gujarat and New Delhi. The Head of State of China and Head of Government of India…

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Added by Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM on September 27, 2014 at 10:45am — 2 Comments

Learning Violence, Conflict and Fragility

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…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on September 27, 2014 at 7:18am — No Comments

Gandhi's deliberations climaxed in Madurai

Gandhi's deliberations climaxed in Madurai

Gandhi donned loin-cloth for the first time at Madura to identify…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on September 23, 2014 at 8:50am — No Comments

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