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The Humblest President in the World

The Humblest President in the World



Jose-Mujica

José Mujica, the 77 year old former President of Uruguay [2010-15], a tiny country in Latin America, preferred to live on his modest farm instead of the majestic Presidential residence. One could see clothes hanging for drying outside his modest hut…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on May 21, 2016 at 9:13am — 1 Comment

Yoga – Is Chanting mantras mandatory?

Yoga – Is Chanting mantras mandatory?

There goes a debate in our country about chanting mantras during Yogic exercies and making it mandatory in schools and institutions. Many argue that Yoga is irreligious and not connected to any religion despite learning the reports about its roots to Hinduism. Nevertheless, the present government has brought Yoga under the curriculum in educational establishments amid strong criticism of showing its face of religious, fundamental…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on May 18, 2016 at 6:51am — No Comments

READ GANDHI Project - Book no. 8: Character and Nation Building

READ GANDHI Project - Book no. 8:
Character and Nation Building
http://www.gandhiserve.org/gsi/fb/08/#p=1
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Added by GandhiServe Foundation on May 16, 2016 at 8:29pm — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-III (May2016) - Gandhi on and in cinema

Gandhi Journal Article-III (May2016) 

Gandhi on and in cinema

By Akul Tripathi 



Today, 68 years after his death, what are the visuals that hit our…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on May 12, 2016 at 8:29am — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-II (May2016) - Gandhian relevance to environmental sustainability

Gandhi Journal Article-II (May2016) 

Gandhian relevance to environmental sustainability

By Dr. Vaidehi Daptardar…



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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on May 9, 2016 at 7:56am — No Comments

HOWEVER HIGH YOU MAY EVER BE, LAW IS ABOVE YOU

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                 ANGLING  AGUSTA BIG FISH A MUST

                       By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

Raksha Mantri Manohar Parrikar said emphatically in an interview given to India Today TV that he would not let big fish in the Agusta scam escape. It was not mud- slinging but an honest endeavour to fathom the depth of the multi- million dollar kickback received by both big and small people. He refrained from…

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Added by Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM on May 7, 2016 at 8:49pm — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-I (May 2016) And then Gandhi came

Gandhi Journal Article-I (May 2016)

And then Gandhi came

By Dr. Savita Singh

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on May 7, 2016 at 8:38am — No Comments

TechnoGandhian monthly Newsletter May 2016

Dear all,



This month our newsletter carries the following articles:



1) Conversation between Louis Fischer and Mahatma Gandhi about Socialism

2) Mahatma Gandhi on Prison Reforms – A new book

3) Green Theme series: Renewable Energy

4) Year 2018 - Celebrating the 150th Birthday of the Mahatma!

5) Rising Petrol, Diesel, LPG price – Daring policies of the government

6) Free Summer Course 2016 @ TheTechno-Gandhian Center



7) Corner Stone: Don’t… Continue

Added by Balamurali Balaji on May 2, 2016 at 7:04pm — No Comments

Bapu's granddaughter Tara Gandhi gets French honour

Bapu's granddaughter Tara Gandhi gets French honour



Tara Gandhi, grand-daughter of Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi's granddaughter Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee has been decorated with one of France's top honour The Order of Arts and Letters for her contribution in promoting peace, solidarity, culture, education, and…
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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on April 25, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Appeal to support production of definite photo biography on Mahatma Gandhi

GandhiServe India plans to publish a comprehensive coffee table book on the life and work of Mahatma Gandhi consisting of 1281 colourized photographs, cartoons, maps, a chronology, biography, quotations and paper clippings. On 680 pages the reader gets a rare insight in Gandhi’s outstanding life. The book is of 28 x 41 cm and weighs 7 kg. It will be released on 15th September 2016 – YOUR support provided.

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Added by GandhiServe Foundation on April 22, 2016 at 9:02pm — No Comments

GOOD GRACIOUS GARDEN IN NOIDA

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              GOOD  GRACIOUS  GARDEN  IN  NOIDA

                                     By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

I love my garden. It is known as UPVAN to both friends and foes alike. My garden has helped me fall in love with Nature and recite the Ved mantra known as the Shanti Path. I chant it every now and then while sowing seeds or harvesting what I had sown many months ago. The very look of my garden motivates me to chant…

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Added by Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM on April 22, 2016 at 12:18pm — 1 Comment

maryada purshottam shri ram is role model for entire humanity

 

 

MARYADA PURSHOTTAM SHRI RAM IS OUR FRIEND PHILOSOPHER AND GUIDE

Blog by Chitranjan Sawant

 

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 MARYADA PURSHOTTAM SHRI RAM IS  ROLE MODEL

            -           By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM





Maryada Purushottam Shri Ram has been a role model for…

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Added by Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM on April 18, 2016 at 11:25am — 1 Comment

Gandhi Ji's First Arrest

Inspite of not having been granted permission to travel to and enter Punjab, Gandhi Ji took the train to Amritsar/Lahore to take part in the Satyagraha against the demonic Rawlett Act. The police stopped Gandhi Ji at Palwal Raiway Station and put him in custody. It…

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Added by Vineet Wal on April 14, 2016 at 3:02am — 1 Comment

Gandhi Journal Article-III (April 2016) - Reinterpreting Gandhi's Notion of "Dharma": An Entanglement of Duty, Religion, and Ethics

Gandhi Journal Article-III (April 2016)

Reinterpreting Gandhi's Notion of "Dharma": An Entanglement of Duty, Religion, and Ethics



The term 'dharma' is an enigmatic term. It is one of the purusarthas of Hindu tradition. Scholars belonging to classical age have described 'dharma' variously: faith in…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on April 9, 2016 at 8:48am — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-II (April 2016) - Salt Satyagraha and Dandi March

Gandhi Journal Article-II (April 2016)

Salt Satyagraha and Dandi March

 

Mahatma Gandhi broke salt law



In all the stirring annals of our Freedom Movement, few events are as dramatic, inspiring and significant as the historic…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on April 6, 2016 at 7:54am — No Comments

Rising Petrol, Diesel, LPG price – Daring policies of the government

Rising Petrol, Diesel, LPG price – Daring policies of the government

The government of India has a policy of fixing/announcing a new price of petrol and diesel every fortnight and the same has become a menace in the transportation and oil sectors. The consumers have literally become hopeless when it comes to fighting the government as regards to souring prices of these two essential commodities despite the lowering price of the crude oil in the international market.

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on April 6, 2016 at 6:26am — No Comments

The Salt Makers of Lucknow

Purna Swaraj was the sole objective. Remaining within the gambit of non-violent civil disobedience, the Mahatma, with a well thought of plan, decided on the marathon walk of 23 days covering 390 Kilometers, from Sabarmati at Ahmedabad to the sea shores of Dandi, to break the ‘Namak Kanoon’.

 

The Mahatma, and 78 of his carefully chosen and highly disciplined followers, started the long march on 12th March and meandered through four districts and forty eight villages.…

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Added by Vineet Wal on April 5, 2016 at 1:49pm — No Comments

Gandhi Journal Article-I (April 2016) : Under the shadow of peace personified

Gandhi Journal Article-I (April 2016) : Under the shadow of peace personified

By B. B. Borkar 

 

Vinoba Bhave When I read Vinobaji’s writings for the first time, I had concluded that this…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on April 5, 2016 at 8:43am — No Comments

READ GANDHI Project - Book no. 2: A Guide to Health

READ GANDHI Project - Book no. 2: A Guide to Health

Added by GandhiServe Foundation on April 1, 2016 at 11:45am — No Comments

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