Arun Gandhi Bio
Born in 1934 in Durban, South Africa, Arun is the fifth grandson of India’s legendary leader, Mohandas K. “Mahatma” Gandhi. Growing up under the discriminatory apartheid laws of South Africa, he was beaten by “white” South Africans for being too black and “black” South Africans for being too white; so, Arun sought eye-for-an-eye justice. However, he learned from his parents and grandparents that justice does not mean … [Read More...]
Gandhi Legacy Tour
Gandhi Legacy Tours Info “… ” … in the essence of Gandhi’s philosophy of nonviolence and how individuals can apply it to bring about socio-economic change. The tour visits rural India and urban slums to see and compare projects helping to make the change we wish to see in the world. Gandhi believed in creating a “Sarvodaya” society — a society where everyone would enjoy a reasonably good standard of living with … [Read More...]
Legacy of Love
by Arun Gandhi Softcover (Edition: 2001) Pages: 194 (Black & White iIlus: 20) Our Price: $30.00 (autographed by author) Legacy of Love: My Education in the Path of Nonviolence Book Description – Called a messenger of peace, Arun Gandhi — Mahatma Gandhi's grandson — has dedicated his life to spreading his grandfathers teachings around the globe. This compelling memoir begins in the heart of … [Read More...]
The Forgotten Woman: The Untold Story of Kastur – Wife of Mahatma Gandhi By Arun & Sunanda Gandhi Pages: 314 (Black & White iIlus: 22)Our Price: $19.95 Order The Forgotten Woman Norm Goldman of Bookpleasures.com writes: It is wonderful to find a book about Kastur (Kasturba) Gandhi (“Ba” as she was known) wife of the legendary Mahatma Gandhi that debunks many historians who have … [Read More...]
Grandfather Gandhi A Picture Book for All Ages By Arun Gandhi, Bethany Hegedus Illustrated by Evan Turk Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers Hardcover, eBook Locate a copy at Book People | IndieBound Amazon | B&N | Local Library Description Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson tells the story of how his grandfather taught him to turn darkness into light in this uniquely personal and vibrantly … [Read More...]
- Rock legend Dave Mason comes to North Central - Naperville Sun April 18, 2014Rock legend Dave Mason comes to North CentralNaperville SunNaperville's Anderson's Bookshop is welcoming Arun Gandhi to a book signing featuring his book “Grandfather Gandhi,” his latest picture book for young readers. Gandhi will visit Anderson's at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the store's downtown ...
- Lessons from Gandhi from grandson, Austin writer - Austin American-Statesman April 18, 2014Lessons from Gandhi from grandson, Austin writerAustin American-StatesmanAustin children's author Bethany Hegedus had watched the World Trade Center tragedy from a building across the street just a month earlier when she heard Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, speak at a town hall meeting. He shared the stories of ...
- Fifth grandson of Mahatma Gandhi to visit Anderson's Bookshop - Naperville Sun April 16, 2014Fifth grandson of Mahatma Gandhi to visit Anderson's BookshopNaperville SunArun Gandhi, the fifth grandson of Mahatma Gandhi will visit Anderson's Bookshop on April 26 to discuss his picture book "Grandfather Gandhi." Read the full release below. Naperville's Anderson's Bookshop is welcoming Arun Gandhi to a book-signing ...