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...]
- Lack of funds affects wildlife - Castanet.net March 26, 2017Lack of funds affects wildlifeCastanet.netNadene Rogers, co-chair of the Season for Nonviolence Peace Walk in Kelowna, said the walk honours the 20th anniversary of the Season for Nonviolence, a global initiative started by Mahatma Gandhi's grandson, Dr. Arun Gandhi. The 45-minute walk ...
- The Lessons of Mahatma Gandhi | Peaceful Resistance | Non ... - Beliefnet March 21, 2017BeliefnetThe Lessons of Mahatma Gandhi | Peaceful Resistance | Non ...BeliefnetMohandas Karamchand Gandhi was one of the most important spiritual leaders in history, a man who was once eulogized as the “spokesman for the conscience ...and more »
- Napa County Update - Napa Valley Register March 14, 2017Napa County UpdateNapa Valley RegisterThe Season for Nonviolence was established by Arun Gandhi, Mohandas Gandhi's grandson, as an annual event celebrating the philosophies and lives of Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. The season begins with the anniversary of Gandhi's ...
- Mahatma Gandhi grandson to speak at Girls Inc. of Jacksonville event - Florida Times-Union March 12, 2017Florida Times-UnionMahatma Gandhi grandson to speak at Girls Inc. of Jacksonville eventFlorida Times-UnionPeace activist and author Arun Gandhi (foreground) speaks in front of a photo of his grandfather Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and proponent of nonviolent civil disobedience. The younger Gandhi will be the keynote speaker ...
- Read Across DZ Highlighted Award-Winning Author and Student Writers - San Marcos Corridor News March 8, 2017San Marcos Corridor NewsRead Across DZ Highlighted Award-Winning Author and Student WritersSan Marcos Corridor NewsA survivor of 9-11, Hegedus partnered with Arun Gandhi, the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, to write two books to help children process tragic events around them and to focus on the beauty of the world. The award-winning books are Grandfather Gandhi […]