Showing posts with label Gandhi Death Anniversary. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Gandhi Death Anniversary. Show all posts

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

'Navjivan' to Open Cafe, Portal to Spread Gandhian Ideology in Ahmedabad

'Navjivan' to Open Cafe, Portal to Spread Gandhian Ideology in Ahmedabad


With a view to present Gandhian ideology in a modern way, Mahatma Gandhi-founded publication house Navjivan Trust will open an art gallery, cafeteria and a centre for sustainable development in Ahmedabad.

Gujarat Chief Minster Anandi Patel will inaugurate the art gallery, cafe and the sustainable development centre on January 29 at the Navjivan building, aimed to create a milieu, specially for the youth to connect with Gandhian ideology.

"People, especially the youths, are hesitant to get associated with Gandhian ideology. There is a need to create such an atmosphere by creating new activities where people can easily connect with his thoughts," Managing Trustee of the trust, Vivek Desai, told reporters.


Saturday, January 24, 2015

Gandhiji's autobiography to sell for a mere Rs. 30 during his death anniversary week

Gandhiji's autobiography to sell for a mere Rs. 30 during his death anniversary week

Bella Jaisinghani, The Times of India


As the 67th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's martyrdom comes up January 30, a special sale next week will offer untold discounts on books based upon him. Bapu's autobiography 'The Story of My Experiments with Truth' will be available for as little as Rs 30, and his selected works of 2,500 pages come for Rs 75.
Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal, which specialises in the sale of books on Gandhi, is organising the sale from January 27 to February 2 from 10.00am to 7.00pm. "We are setting up a counter near Flora Fountain and will also sell the books from our centre at Nana Chowk," said spokesman of Mandal. "Around 250 titles written by Bapu or about him as well as Vinoba Bhave will be available for a 50% discount."
'Selected Works of Mahatma Gandhi', comprising 2,500 pages, is priced at Rs 75. Babulnath Mandir Charities is shouldering part of the subsidy.


Friday, February 1, 2013

65TH GANDHI MARTYRS' DAY OBSERVED


65TH GANDHI MARTYRS' DAY OBSERVED
853 students marched for Peace & Communal Harmony
and took the pledge to work for Peace & National Integration


853 NSS students from 38 colleges of Mumbai & SNDT University along with the Gandhian activists, social workers, peace-loving citizens marched for Peace and Communal Harmony from Azad Maidan to Hutatma Chowk on 30th January. The Peace March was jointly organized by Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal and Gandhi Smarak Nidhi to commemorate 65th Death Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

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Saturday, January 28, 2012

Commemoration of 64th Gandhi Death Anniversary in Houston




Mahatma Gandhi demonstrated to the world that Non-Violent methods and Satyagraha (Holding to the Truth) can be used to bring about profound social change and lasting peace. Known as the Father of Modern India and an Apostle of Peace, Houstonians will commemorate and honor this great man at the Shraddhanjali (Memorial Service) to Mahatma Gandhi on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 3:30 p0m at Unity of Houston-Pyramid Hall, located at 2929 Unity Drive, Houston, TX 77057Honorable Consul General of India, Shri Sanjiv Arora will preside as the Chief Guest. Please join us at Unity of Houston for this most auspicious event and pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi, the man who personifies the universal values of peace, non-violence, truth and love.

The event will begin with a prayer at the Peace Post in the courtyard at 3:30 pmThe event is organized by Mahatma Gandhi Library in collaboration with Unity Peacemakers. For more information please contact Dr. Manish Wani 713-829-6979 or Unity of Houston 713-782-4050.