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Petition sent to the CM of Tamilnadu seeking for improvement of Cauvery River water sharing and power needs of the state

Date: 6-12-2012

 

To

 

The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

Respected Madam,

 

The issue of the River Cauvery water sharing between the states of Tamilnadu and Karnataka has seen an unpleasant turn as Karnataka state has consistently denying the release of water to Tamilnadu. The irrigational requirements of the Delta region has come to a fable end with no sufficient rains either. As a result,…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on December 6, 2012 at 6:49am — No Comments

Significance of Gandhi and Gandhism (Gandhi Journal Article - I)

Significance of Gandhi and Gandhism

By Dr. Ravindra Kumar*

Email: ravindrawpmt@gmail.com

 

 “I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both…

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Added by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal on December 5, 2012 at 7:56am — No Comments

ENSUING ELECTIONS IN MAHATMA GANDHI'S GUJARAT MAKE HOT NEWS ALL OVER WORLD. AN ANALYSIS GIVEN HERE.

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           MODI’S MANIFESTO MADE GUJJU MONARCH

                                                                    By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

Narendra Bhai Modi made the BJP’s election manifesto in Gujarat released in the capital Ahmedabad today look like, sound like, promise like and empower common man like the Magna Carta did in London in the year 1215. The Monarch had given every right to common man in the…

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Added by Chitranjan Naresh Sawant on December 3, 2012 at 7:40pm — No Comments

Internationalization versus Globalization of Higher Education

In these days of continuously increasing process of globalization it is but natural that a subject like that of higher education emerges predominantly at international level, or discussions pertaining to internationalization of higher education becomes vital all over the world. It is because globalization and internationalization are, despite being two different subjects –having different meanings, purposes and basic spirits in their roots in particular, connected to one-another.

How…

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Added by Dr. Ravindra Kumar on December 2, 2012 at 4:58am — No Comments

Education for Peace

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“Peace must first be developed [through education] within an individual. And I believe that love, compassion, and altruism are the fundamental basis for peace. Once these qualities are developed within an individual, he or she is then able to create an atmosphere of peace and harmony. This atmosphere can be expanded and extended from the individual…

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Added by Dr. Ravindra Kumar on November 30, 2012 at 5:50pm — 1 Comment

What is real Satyagraha?

What is real Satyagraha?

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Satyagraha can be best understood by the words of Ms. Helen Alvares, wife of Thomas Alvares, a Manglorean Catholic who once invited Mahatma Gandhi for a small tea party and served a short jail term for her participation in the freedom struggle in 1932 as directed by Mahatma. With the lasting inspiration…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on November 25, 2012 at 5:46am — No Comments

What is real Satyagraha?

What is real Satyagraha?

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Satyagraha can be best understood by the words of Ms. Helen Alvares, wife of Thomas Alvares, a Manglorean Catholic who once invited Mahatma Gandhi for a small tea party and served a short jail term for her participation in the freedom struggle in 1932 as directed by Mahatma. With the lasting inspiration…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on November 25, 2012 at 5:46am — No Comments

What is real Satyagraha?

What is real Satyagraha?

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Satyagraha can be best understood by the words of Ms. Helen Alvares, wife of Thomas Alvares, a Manglorean Catholic who once invited Mahatma Gandhi for a small tea party and served a short jail term for her participation in the freedom struggle in 1932 as directed by Mahatma. With the lasting inspiration…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on November 25, 2012 at 5:46am — No Comments

Why should one suffer?

Why should one suffer?

In Indian families women suffer because of dowry or inter caste marriage.It is the women who torture women for not getting enough or because of more wants and intercaste issues.

I think all talk of Human Rights,Women Empowerment is a waste.It is just Gandhian values that can help bring change..Every women should read and learn how to be honest,value truth and stay nonvilent and the other vows of non possesion etc.

Women of such high values besides…

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Added by NISHA BALA TYAGI on November 21, 2012 at 6:35am — No Comments

Greetings!

I look forward to both learning and sharing! I have a short article entitled "Gandhi Forward" on my website, www.theburninghand.com. I would appreciate feedback! Thanks!

Added by Robert Smith on November 19, 2012 at 4:35pm — No Comments

Rights of Adolescent Girls in India : A Critical Look at Laws and Policies by Saumya Uma, Gender, Human Rights and Law Consultant

Vacha announces its latest publication Rights of Adolescent Girls in India : A Critical Look at Laws and Policies by Saumya Uma, Gender, Human Rights and Law Consultant . The book critically examines laws, policies and international conventions as they affect girls in India.

The book will be released at 9-30 a.m. at the inaugural session of the symposium titled ‘Girls at Margins- Questioning Constraints, Claiming Future’ on November 23,2012 at Y.M.C.A,…

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Added by Prof. Vibhuti Patel on November 19, 2012 at 2:00am — 1 Comment

symposium on Girls and Girlhoods titled Girls at Margins –Questioning Constraints, Claiming Future to be held on November 23-24 in Mumbai.

Vacha Resource Centre

 

Regd. Off.: 5 Bhavna, S. V. Rd, Vile Parle (W), Mumbai 400 056. Tel. 022-2671 3469

Project Off. : Municipal School, Tank Lane, Santacruz, Mumbai - 400054. Tel: 022-2605 5523

www.vacha.org.in , vachamail@gmail.com

 

 

Dear friends,

Warm greetings from Vacha.

We have the pleasure of inviting you…

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Added by Prof. Vibhuti Patel on November 19, 2012 at 1:31am — No Comments

Rights of Adolescent Girls in India : A Critical Look at Laws and Policies by Saumya Uma, Gender, Human Rights and Law Consultant

Vacha announces its latest publication Rights of Adolescent Girls in India : A Critical Look at Laws and Policies by Saumya Uma, Gender, Human Rights and Law Consultant . The book critically examines laws, policies and international conventions as they affect girls in India.

The book will be released at 9-30 a.m. at the inaugural session of the symposium titled ‘Girls at Margins- Questioning Constraints, Claiming Future’ on November 23,2012 at Y.M.C.A,…

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Added by Prof. Vibhuti Patel on November 19, 2012 at 1:30am — No Comments

                                          IMPACT OF GANDHIAN PHILOSOPHY ON TODAY'S YOUTH Nandini Voice for the Deprived, a Chennai based NGO recently conducted a survey amongst school students in Ta…

                 

                        IMPACT OF GANDHIAN PHILOSOPHY ON TODAY'S YOUTH

Nandini Voice for the Deprived, a Chennai based NGO recently conducted a survey amongst school students in Tamil Nadu about their awareness  level on Gandhiji's life content and philosophy. Around 75 school students from cross section of society were contacted. While the students were aware of some general details such as Gandhiji's birthday, place of birth etc. , very few revealed…

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Added by N.S.Venkataraman on November 18, 2012 at 3:28pm — No Comments

MAHARISHI DAYANAND AND MAHATMA GANDHI : DESPITE COMMONALITY POLES APART

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             MAHARISHI  DAYANAND   MAHATMA  GANDHI

         COMMONALITY OF MISSION  YET  POLES  APART

                                By Brigadier Chitranjan Sawant,VSM

Maharishi Dayanand and Mahatma Gandhi both were born and brought up in Gujarat and spoke Gujarati as their mother tongue. Precisely speaking the two stalwarts were from Kathiawar in Saurashtra where the vagaries of Nature and…

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Added by Chitranjan Naresh Sawant on November 17, 2012 at 1:11pm — No Comments

A NEW WAY OF UNDERSTANDING GANDHI AND VEDA

In the last Summer 2012, I was invited by the North Texas University, USA. It was June 28th that I was in NorthTexas. 0n the topic given by the Universiry was Satyagraha, in short. I have given the title of my talk, A NEW WAY OF UNDERSTANDING GANDHI AND VEDAS. I wrote the small booklet and sent it to the University. Now, the Booklet has been sent to me duely printed, by the on line Publishesher, LULU.COM , the people can read it and can give their comments if they wish. I am specially…

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Added by Arya Bhushan Bhardwaj on November 14, 2012 at 12:13pm — No Comments

Gandhi, Glass Painting

Gandhi, Glass Painting

To reckon with my artistic skill, I paint this Gandhi on glass during my leisure time. This 48cm by 30cm "Gandhi on Glass" with 0.5cm thickness is done using emulsion and enamel, double coated, covering the outline sketches. Gandhi's moustache is a special one as it is drawn using a black, permanent marker that is used for class room whiteboards. The whole work took two days for completion.…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on November 9, 2012 at 6:19am — No Comments

Changing the World

What follows is the preface to a book I have just finished writing. Comments and suggestions would be most welcome.

The world is now trapped in deep interlocked crises that could precipitate an extended economic depression, global environmental disasters and war; but we have the capacity to deal with them by effecting a global spiritual transformation. This book is a guide to what ordinary people can do to direct the course of events. Its recommendations emerge from a…

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Added by Bhaskar Menon on November 6, 2012 at 10:24am — No Comments

Economic Reforms and Social Degradation

Economic Reforms and Social Degradation

By

Balamurali Balaji

Over the last two decades, India has witnessed…

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Added by Balamurali Balaji on November 6, 2012 at 5:27am — 1 Comment

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